Our friends came to visit for two weeks! So of course we had to take them to see Zion. I love homeschooling for a million reasons, being able to travel at will is one of them!
We just ordered silks and are trying our hand at natural dyes. So far we have a lovely golden turmeric, we used berries for the pink/purple color and our beautiful pink was from beets. Continue reading “Silk Dyeing”
I don’t know how, but we actually made it across the country and back… Santa Monica Beach CA
And we are just in time to enjoy this lovely little bungalow in Napa -a very generous gift from my parents! we are so happy to have such an amazing place to relax for a week!
Diving again. Given that this is how we spent most of this trip… figured I should share some photos from the car 🙂
Eating on the road can be challenging too, as a gluten-free family. It was nice to find this Gluten-Free Cafe in Baton Rouge
After much backroads driving, we finally found one! It’s a little hard to see, but that there be a real Louisiana gator.
We loved Mississippi, really. We found a cute little artsy beach town. This post could also be called, “what camping in a Prius in the hot south really looks like! We found a really lovely little rest area, but boy is it hot!
Spanish moss gnomes beard
We are roughing it in style. Sleeping in a Prius in a Walmart parking lot really isn’t bad when you can roll out of bed and find this!
Its official, we made it coast to coast 🙂 and oh how I love a warm ocean!
So Happy to be back in North Carolina! So many wonderful adventures with wonderful friends 🙂 What a happy vacation. It makes all this sleeping in the car worthwhile… Especially when we get to couch serf from time to time.
The fearless explorers discover a cicada shell
Yellowstone was perfect. Then we got stuck in traffic as a rodeo ended in Wyoming. Now we are at a res stop with a playground. I am loving this country.
Well, we did it! So far so good. One of the benefits of not over planning a road trip is the freedom to follow any old road sign that catches your fancy… This one lead us into a very awesome cavern 🙂
Little rest stop along the way
If you are looking for us we are traveling the world in our new motorhome. It sleeps 4 and gets over 40 miles to the gallon. The trade off is the that it’s a wee bit cramped!