As you could probably guess, we spend a lot of time behind the wheel while traveling, but what you may … Continue reading Staying sane behind the wheel with Podcasts
As parents of an adorable, busy little toddler, we are always looking for ways to make life a little easier, or make things happen a little faster. Therefore, we have become pretty creative in our home and during our travels. The following are a few things that we have come up with (and a bonus found all over Pinterest), that have been working for us.
One of the most common modifications done to an offroad vehicle is the tires, and like many things in life, modifications on a vehicle have consequences. When our rig rolled off the assembly line it was equipped with a 285/70/r17 AT tire which specs out to 32.7 inches or a small “33”. For a factory tire, it is a pretty respectable size and on a short wheel base vehicle, they can be quite capable, but we don’t have a short wheelbase vehicle. This is one of a number of reasons that we went to a much larger 37×12.5r17 Falken Wildpeak MT01 tire, and that change lead to a lack of sleep. Continue reading “How the Wilco Hitchgate helped me sleep like a baby.”
We hope everyone had a fantastic Memorial Day, while remembering those who have fallen for our country.
We spent our time just out side of Big Bear near Rose Mine, with some great friends.
If you know us, you know a couple of things. One, we LOVE our Ontario Reign Hockey games (We are … Continue reading Protecting Little Ears
Hard to believe but it has already been 5 months. We have no idea how, or where the time went, but that’s what the calendar says.
To be honest, we know where the time has gone. We have been camping.
We normally take advantage of the long Thanksgiving weekend to head out, and this year it was out to Death Valley with a few of our friends from American Adventurist.
We headed out Friday night after dropping Paige at the airport and made our way to Holcomb Valley just north of Big Bear CA. We did not have much of a plan for the weekend, just enjoy the outdoors. Continue reading “First Daddy Daughter camping trip”