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Posts Tagged With: road tripping with kids

On The Road With Lewis And Clark – 0; Mice – 3

It’s been a long, cold and wet spring in Minnesota, not exactly conducive to camping OR family road trips.  But that doesn’t mean we’ve been sitting idle!  Some of you may know that last summer we wrote a book called Investing in Your 401k Kid: From Zero to Little Financial Genius in Five Easy Steps. … Continue reading »

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Keeping the Peace While on a Roadtrip

A few years ago, it was a cold January Friday and my husband was out of work. We’d just heard from his headhunter (recruiter) who’d said that, due to a big convention the following week, he shouldn’t expect to hear back on any potential jobs for at least 10 days. It was 4:00pm and we … Continue reading »

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How This All Began…

In June of 2012, we took six weeks to unplug, disengage and travel with our middle school children.  On a road trip.  In a 19’ travel trailer.  While were were traveling, and since we’ve returned, the number of questions we’ve gotten about our road trip has been astounding. “How did we stay sane?”  is a … Continue reading »

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Road Trip Recap – How We Stayed Sane!

When we disembarked from our trailer after our six week road trip, I think people half expected to see a crazed family of five with glassy eyes and hair standing on end. When we returned home happy, healthy and closer than ever, I think we surprised everyone, including ourselves.  While I’m not entirely sure how … Continue reading »

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S’Mores Done Different

Just when you think you’ve seen everything, your kids come up with something new. We hit the road over Labor Day weekend, taking a trip to central Minnesota for a weekend of camping.  Unlike our summer-long trip to the land of fire danger, we were able to have a couple of campfires, and we enjoyed … Continue reading »

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