Welp if the suspense from the wait hasn't heightened enough that's okay because in this post we not only finish our Hawaii trip but we live thru the Hawaiian Ballistic Missile Scare of 2018. So where we left off on the last post of Kauai, HI 2018 Part I : was where the locals weren't too … Continue reading Kauai, HI 2018 Part II
Kauai, HI 2018 Part I
We booked this trip like we do a lot of our trips - a year in advance. We decided on January because it's cold here in Minnesota and it'll be nice to get away to somewhere warm! We booked an AirBnB, flight and rental car. We touched down in Kauai, HI after having a … Continue reading Kauai, HI 2018 Part I
PNW Roadtrip October 2016 PART 2
We were descending a desolate Mt Hood around 5AM and we rounded a turn on highway 35 and our trip took a crazy turn. We could see that the road was glare ice, feel the truck and trailer gliding as if it was on a well groomed ice rink and looked at each other with … Continue reading PNW Roadtrip October 2016 PART 2
PNW Roadtrip October 2016 PART 1
I am writing this trip report over a year after this trip actually took place. We had been planning this trip for a year and finally it was time to starting packing up the Tundra and camper. (little history: the year prior to the trip I started building a small camper with my dad on … Continue reading PNW Roadtrip October 2016 PART 1
So I've been keeping my eyes peeled for a really good deal on a very reliable, off road capable, weekend / road trip rig. I found one that I felt like I'd regret if I didn't at least take a peek! Well.. It just so happened that it was a one owner, all maintenance up … Continue reading New Rig
The most beulah-ful place.
Before I start talking about Beulah let me explain a little about my brother and sister-in-law. I touched on this in the post about us going to Yellowstone and Stanley but let me clarify and give some background information. They met in kindergarten and then started dating in college. Got married and bought a great … Continue reading The most beulah-ful place.
From Millennial to Mustachian
I remember when I was young my parents would always tell me that I didn't need 99 % of what I wanted and asked for. I nodded and was quiet for a while then next time I saw something else it was the same deal.. Over .. and Over again.. UNTIL when I was … Continue reading From Millennial to Mustachian
Yellowstone, WY / Stanley, ID Trip August 2017
We're usually pretty good about planning and booking our trips at least a year in advance. Over a year ago my parents had sent out a mass text to the family about going to Stanley, ID for a family vacation in August 2017. I grew up going out west on camping trips with my family … Continue reading Yellowstone, WY / Stanley, ID Trip August 2017