Last Minute Road Trip Survival Tips As A Mom

Our average road trip length is six to seven hours, and usually several times per year to visit family or close friends. I keep certain things in my truck 24/7 because you never know when you will need them. My husband often complains about the amount of stuff under the backseat, but if I removeContinue reading “Last Minute Road Trip Survival Tips As A Mom”

Thanksgiving Camping

It was a last-minute, low-budget trip, but we got out for one night in our tent trailer, cooked a boneless turkey roast, peeled potatoes at the campsite, and enjoyed a small, quiet dinner in beautiful weather! The overnight forecast only showed a low of 9 degrees, which was surprising for October in British Columbia! OneContinue reading “Thanksgiving Camping”

Spring Lake Guest Ranch

I promised my daughter a trail ride while we were in the Caribou, and thatโ€™s exactly what we did! Located a short drive off Highway 97C, 15 kilometres north of 100 Mile House. It would be approximately 6 hours driving from Vancouver. Horseback rides are a reasonable $40/hour and led by an experienced wrangler. OurContinue reading “Spring Lake Guest Ranch”

Clear Creek Hot Springs – With Kids!

Clear Creek Hot Springs is located 46km up a Forestry Road on the East side of Harrison Lake.
I love taking my kids on a quiet Sunday afternoon, and itโ€™s worth all of the cross ditches and water crossings to get there!

School is out for Summer!!!

Here in British Columbia, school ends on a half day and we pick our kids up with their indoor shoes, leftover school supplies & report cards in hand. Today was that day, and it was so bittersweet! My daughter was fortunate to have the same great teacher two years in a row, and my sonโ€™sContinue reading “School is out for Summer!!!”

Road Trip Mama Update

I am excited to announce that a bunch of new things are coming to Road Trip Mama soon!!!! You may have already noticed the new logo, comment below and let me know what you think. I will be posting on the Blog more regularly now, finalizing the Road Trip Mama Merch Store, as well asContinue reading “Road Trip Mama Update”