Spicy Curried Kale Instant Pot 13 Bean Soup

My stepdaughter is vegan and with that comes my husband (and travel companion) and I making recipes that fit her dietary needs. Since the Instant Pot is such a great companion for travels, we thought that soups were a perfect way to make her stuff on the go or those nights when we have no […]

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9 Tips for Fall Camping

Crisp Autumn air, beautiful fall leaves crunching between your feet and cool air brushing through your hair; fall is the perfect time for camping. I really like fall camping because it’s a little cooler and there tend to be less pesky bugs to deal with. With that being said, here are 9 tips for fall […]

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How to Save Money with Airbnb

  When traveling, most people think there is really only one option; a hotel. This is far from the truth and you don’t have to spend more to stay somewhere else. In fact, staying with Airbnb is actually a way to save even more money.Airbnb is a website that allows just about anyone to use […]

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5 Reasons Budget Travel is Better

Being that my travel companions and I have never been the type to have a bunch of money, we have always taken budget traveling trips. I used to pine after having almost unlimited funds to spend on trips, feeling like I was missing out on so much by not being able to afford to do […]

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How to Save Money on Gas for Road Trips

Ashley is writing today with her tips to save money on gas for road trips. How many times have you thought about going on a road trip only to change your mind after calculating the cost of gas? Thinking about the outrageous price of gas can put a real damper on any trip. Don’t give […]

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Mini Lemon Rosemary Oat Soap

One of my very favorite scents of all time is lemon. There is just something so invigorating about the scent. It’s as if you can smell the sunshine in it. I love to go camping and this means I am often finding myself in need of soap. I could lug around a huge bar or […]

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How to Camp More Eco-Friendly

Spring is definitely starting here in the Pacific Northwest and that means we are starting to think about going on our first camping trip of the season! When we go camping, we really try to do it so that we don’t disturb the environment. It seems to make the most sense to us. If you […]

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How to Responsibly Camp Off Grid

Off the grid camping (sometimes called dispersed camping) is one of my favorite ways to get outdoors and enjoy mother nature. Most of the time it is on free land (BLM land in many cases) so I don’t have to pay for a spot. It is very primitive, but that doesn’t bother me and I […]

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How to Avoid Extra Fees at the Airport

Airports have been charging extra fees for a couple of years now on everything from baggage to snacks. What used to be free with every ticket now costs something. It seems they are really nickle and dimming every passenger on the plane these days. While prices of tickets are starting to go down, you may […]

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How to Save Money on Last Minute Travel

Life doesn’t always go as planned. In fact, most of the time we fly by the seats of our pants, and I am sure you do as well. The bad thing is that you can save a lot of money when you plan ahead, but sometimes that just isn’t always possible. So, here are some […]

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