Northwest Travel & Life Magazine

I recently subscribed to the magazine, ‘Northwest Travel & Life’.  This magazine always catches my eye as it sits in the magazine rack at the grocery store check-out line. Since I love to plan and explore  adventures in my part of the U.S., this magazine is perfect for us!! The cover photo or a snappy…

How To Pack Camp Ice Chest Cooler

How To Pack a Camp Ice Chest Cooler I worked for several years as a lunchroom cook at an elementary school. I received extensive training in the proper way to store and cook foods safely. It’s very important to put some thought into the way you pack your ice chest, as perishable foods MUST be…

How To Choose A Sleeping Bag

How to choose a Sleeping Bag We have recently purchased these sleeping bags: (affiliate link) We used them for our car trip from Tennessee to Washington State this December. We especially like the extra large size, as I feel less confined. We also like the comfy flannel interior. We think the following is a good…

Buying Ford Transit Van Pt.2

And the Adventure continues …  They have our $$’s via wire transfer. Will we actually get our van???  Sort of worried!!!  We DID do our ‘homework’, so I do think we will be ok.  Our chosen van was in Tennessee, still sitting at the auction lot with a bunch of other vans that Devin had…

Should I Start A Blog?????

  Not too long ago the idea of ‘Starting A Blog’ popped into my head. Thoughts of camping and adventure have always caused my heart to Sing! I love to read about and research areas that I want to visit. I almost always have an adventure of some sort well into planning and preparations. And…