hotels, pnw, traveling

Get the most out of your trip to Great Wolf Lodge

Great Wolf Lodge is a family favorite; traveling to one location that has many different activities under one roof and a lot of locations just a short drive away. We’ve been a couple times and each time we’ve found something new to enjoy. Like any vacation you learn something new and ways to make the most… Read More Get the most out of your trip to Great Wolf Lodge

holidays, lifestyle, pnw

#NationalDoughnutDay is today & 3 places to get them near Tacoma!

What’s your favorite doughut flavor? Mine is definitely Maple Bacon Bar!! If you didn’t already know, today is National Doughnut Day. A National Day I would LOVE to celebrate! I love sweets, especially doughnuts. Looking for the best place to get them around Tacoma today?! Here are my 3 favorite doughnut locations: Legendary Doughnuts on… Read More #NationalDoughnutDay is today & 3 places to get them near Tacoma!

parks, pnw

10 parks in Pierce County to visit this summer

We’ve experienced many parks in the Pierce County area, some we’ve only visited once, others are added to our favorites. Pierce County has many great parks for young and older children, some with a water source during summer, some with shade. All these play a role in our favorites! If you’re local to the area;… Read More 10 parks in Pierce County to visit this summer

frugal, pnw

Tips for attending movies in the park – also a list of tacoma dates

The movies in the park is our favorite activity each summer. This year will be a little different since we’ll have a brand new little one with us so either she’ll stay home with Dad or we’ll be bringing chairs to sit in so it’s more comfortable. These are FREE events that the whole family will… Read More Tips for attending movies in the park – also a list of tacoma dates

parenting, pnw

Pierce County Birthday Party Locations for Kids

Birthday’s are so magical for children, and they only have so many magical ones. It’s almost time to start planning Mason’s birthday party, we do a friends party every other year and we usually have it at a location. If you are local to the Pierce County area, we actually have quite a few locations for… Read More Pierce County Birthday Party Locations for Kids

parenting, pnw

Family Friendly fun this summer in Pierce County updated for 2017

Being Updated as more dates become available…. Every summer I make a list/calendar of all the family friendly events I think my family would enjoy. Having a list down makes it easy to plan your calendar, or if you’re trying to come up with something fun to do, it’s a nice reference. Our #1 favorite… Read More Family Friendly fun this summer in Pierce County updated for 2017