Camping at Elijah Clark State park in Georgia
Camping | State Parks

Camping at Elijah Clark State Park

Located in northeast Georgia, Elijah Clark State Park sits on Clarks Hill Lake and has beautiful camp sites right on the water. Destination: Elijah Clark State ParkDate of Visit: July 2020Kids: Cole (age 13) & Kiley (age 10)Length of Stay: 4 Days Looking for a place for a socially distant vacation, we decided to take the camper to Elijah […]

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Kayaking Rainbow River in Dunnellon, Florida
Adventures | Florida | State Parks

Rainbow Springs State Park

In an attempt to get out of the house, while participating in social distancing, we’ve been embarking on kayak adventures here in Florida. Recently, we visited Rainbow Springs State Park in Dunnellon for an adventure. We launched our kayaks from KP Hole County Park. There is a small fee to launch, but it was worth […]

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Kayaking Rock Springs Kelly Park, the beautiful Emerald Cut of Florida.
Adventures | State Parks

Kayaking Rock Springs Kelly Park

With Coronavirus putting a damper on our summer travel plans, we’ve set out to explore more of the natural wonders close to home. A few weeks ago we explored Kelly Park & Rock Springs with our kayaks. If you’re in the area, I highly recommend it. Our adventure began at King’s Landing, a few miles […]

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5 tips for getting great pictures at The Bean/Cloud Gate in Chicago.
Chicago

How to get Great Pictures at The Bean

No matter how many times we visit Chicago, the kids alway want to make a stop at The Bean. The actual name of the sculpture is Cloud Gate and it’s located at Millennium Park and is free to visit. If you’re looking to take some pictures while you’re there, we’ve got a few tips to […]

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Austin Nature & Science Center at Zilker Park Preserve in Austin, Texas
Austin

Austin Nature & Science Center at Zilker Park

On our recent trip to Austin, we were looking to get the kids outside and exploring for a while. The Nature & Science Center at Zilker Park was the perfect combination of indoor science area and outdoor nature center. When you arrive at the Austin Nature & Science Center, the first thing you notice is […]

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Houston Space Center in Texas
Houston | Museum

Space Center Houston

When we found out we would be in Texas over spring break, Kiley immediately asked if we could visit the Houston Space Center. We’ve already done an overnight trip to Kennedy Space Center here in Florida, so she wanted to add Houston to the places she’s visited. There were a lot of similarities between the […]

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