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Pierce County Family Friendly Summer Fun 2019

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 …

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A stroll & lunch in Westport, WA

This post may contain affiliate links.  Westport is a small beach town on the Washington coast, north of Ocean Shores. In town you can find the marina, whale watching tours, food, shopping, bird watching, boardwalk, fishing, clam digging, beaches, boogie boarding, state parks and so much more. With my husbands new position in the trailer …

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Don’t forget to reserve those camping spots!

It’s that time, if you haven’t already started making your camping plans and reservations. Now is the time! When you book early you get the relief of choosing the perfect spot, the good sites even whole popular campgrounds get picked through before summer even arrives. You also get the relief that it’s already booked so …

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Tea Party at the Olive Branch Cafe in Tacoma

An afternoon tea party allows you to gather with family and/or friends, while sipping tea and enjoying little refreshments. It’s an opportunity to dress up, be fancy but also relax and unwind. When I was a little girl I remember having tea parties with my friends; we’d bring our American Girl dolls and enjoy ourselves. …

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Visit Maris Farms in Buckley for all your fall fun!

Washington in the fall is such a beautiful time, it’s my favorite season here! We’ve got fall foliage, crisp air, fall fashion, and PUMPKIN PATCHES!! Pumpkin Patches are such a fun family outing and tradition, it’s top of our fall bucket list every year. We’ve been to a couple in our area, Maris Farms in …

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Upcycling with Goodwill and Sumner, WA

Disclaimer: This post is sponsored by Goodwill, however all opinions expressed here are my own.  I’ve shopped at Goodwill more times than I can count, but I’ve honestly never upcycled any thrift store items. I’d just imagined it more difficult and being crafty doesn’t always come easy for me. So, when I was invited to …

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Plan a visit to Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge

There’s this beautiful refuge right between Tacoma and Olympia, where the freshwater of the Nisqually River combines with the saltwater of Puget Sound and provides nutrients for wildlife. It’s conveniently located right off I-5 and you could easily spend half a day or 30 minutes there. My family really enjoys being out in nature, we’ve …

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Chick-Fil-A Tacoma’s Anniversary Party is a must attend!

It’s that time of year, the Tacoma location of Chick-Fil-A is celebrating their anniversary with a party! If you’re local this is a must not miss event. We went last year and enjoyed ourselves so much we decided we’d go every year. Everything was included in the price including parking at Cheney Stadium, you get …

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Visiting the Long Beach Peninsula in Washington

When planning your vacations, if you opt for a beach location Long Beach is the perfect choice! Long Beach is the quintessential beach town. Whether your traveling with a family, yourself, your significant other or a group, it’s a great spot. The town is very family friendly, plenty of restaurants, shopping, beach play, and hiking. …

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