A working mom’s tale of missing out

Immediately after returning home from a business trip, I remembered my son doctor’s appointment the next morning. I checked the calendar to discover there was just no way I could make it happen. Not with meetings every hour, on the hour. I reschedule the appointment, and must now wait 6 weeks until the next availability. […]

Taylor Ferry campground: Pictures and review

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It’s been way too long since a Scampin’ adventure! So this past weekend, we took the Scamp back out for some camping fun. This time, we opted for an actual campground instead of an RV park. We wanted that woodsy, campfire feel—and, we scored with Taylor Ferry in Wagoner, OK. Taylor Ferry Campground Location: Wagoner, […]

5 road trips worthy of an RV bucket list

It’s July, which means we’re in the middle of summer. In humid, hot Oklahoma. Every time I step outside, I’m mentally transported to a list of escapes I so desperately want to take. Alaska, for example. Or even better, Antarctica. As you know, we love to camp and our beloved Scamp has become a home […]

Actually, dear stranger, he IS mine

It was a typical, blistering summer day. We were in the neighborhood pool—splashing, floating, and laughing. My youngest son wouldn’t leave my arms. He was sleepy and clingy—leading me to resort to exaggerated methods of making him smile. I bounced in the water, blew on his belly, and kissed his soft, wet cheeks. There we […]