When Teddy and I were first preparing to camp with Bailey, and then with both dogs, I was trying to figure out what would be helpful to purchase or how to best set up for the dogs. I didn’t find as many helpful tips online as I had hoped which is why I wrote this blog. My intention is to give ideas and tips for someone who’s looking to camp with their dogs for the first time or just in general. What works for our dogs may not work for yours so take what’s helpful and leave what’s not.
I genuinely enjoy giving gifts to people, whether for a wedding, birthday, Christmas, engagement, or new baby. And I also like giving gifts to myself. So I organized some of my favorite gifts to give or receive on Amazon lists in the hope that this can make your gift giving even easier in the future, not just at the holidays but year round.
As we officially head into the fall season around here, I wanted to take some time to pause and reflect … More
I dreamed of getting a camper since I stayed in an Airstream in Salida, Colorado on a solo road trip back in 2019. Three years later, my dream of purchasing a camper came true. While it wasn’t the Airstream Bambi I had been dreaming about, it’s perfect for Teddy and I in this season of life.
Teddy and I both agreed that this was one of our favorite camping trips so far. We got to take both dogs, explore a National Military Park and learn about the history, go on a few hikes, enjoy the campfire and s’mores, the weather was beautiful and we got to have some great conversation.
I shared 9 Qualities of My Perfect Road Trip recently which are 9 things I try to include on every road trip. This post will go more in depth on each of those areas with specific examples to inspire you for your next road trip!
I reflected on trips I’ve taken over the years – what I learned, what was hard, what I remember most, what was the most filling. I looked at the similarities between my trips and pulled out pieces of what for me, makes my ideal road trip. Here’s what I found…
Teddy is a huge Penn State football fan so we took a trip to see Penn State play on the road in Iowa during the 2021 football season. Rather than just going to the game and coming home, we decided to make it into a mini road trip.
I’m one of the last people to jump on the Youtube train. But after I started to watch travel videos, I got hooked.