Family Life, Montana, Travel

50+ Ideas for a Southeast Montana Staycation (or Field Trip)

Who says you have to leave your hometown or even home state to have a vacation?! Southeast Montana (south of Wibaux, east of Big Timber, and SE of Lewistown) has so much to see and do, I had to start making a list. I've only done or been to a dozen or so of these… Continue reading 50+ Ideas for a Southeast Montana Staycation (or Field Trip)

Family Life, Montana, Travel

A Trail Ride with My Daughter

This past weekend, my daughter and I had an opportunity to go horseback riding in nearby Absarokee (pronounced Ab-zor-kee). We have been talking about going since she was little and there was never a chance. When we lived in Texas, she was too young for liability reasons at every place we tried; in Germany, horseback… Continue reading A Trail Ride with My Daughter

Family Life, Travel

Our Must Haves for Family Camping

Summer is in full swing and for our family that means camping! We love camping- the fire, sleeping in the woods, s'mores, no electronics. It's a nice way to get back to nature and spend some quality family time together. We have slowly acquired and upgraded our camping gear over the years and definitely have… Continue reading Our Must Haves for Family Camping

Family Life

Fun with Minions

I love Minions! I honestly think I am more excited about the Minions Movie than my kids are. Unfortunately, as it seems to happen with most movies, we weren't able to see it the day it came out. Miss S is at summer camp this week and next, and would not forgive me if we… Continue reading Fun with Minions

Family Life

A Jurassic Week of Fun

Dinosaurs, dinosaurs, dinosaurs! Dinosaurs everywhere! In case you haven't heard, the highly anticipated movie, Jurassic World, was released recently. 🙂 Everyone and their grandmother seems to be excited to go to see it. We weren't able to see it the first weekend, or even week, that it came out and Cap'n C was beyond excited… Continue reading A Jurassic Week of Fun

Family Life, Printables

Summer Bucket List (Free Printable!)

I don't know about you, but I am definitely ready for summer! This year seems to have really taken it out of me. Between moving back stateside from Germany to Montana, the packing and unpacking, getting settled into a new normal, helping my dad move, and still trying to homeschool through all of it, it… Continue reading Summer Bucket List (Free Printable!)