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 […]

Twin Fountains RV Resort: Pictures and review

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We went Scampin‘ again! This time, we stayed close to home with an RV resort (yes, resort) and went without the kiddos. But as you can see from our review, we plan to go back with the whole family! Twin Fountains RV Resort Location: Oklahoma City, OK Camp Type: RV Park Type of Spots Amenities […]

3 simple steps to find your peace of mind

Disclaimer: This post may contain affiliate links. Here’s a hard truth—stress is unavoidable. We lead busy lives with high expectations, and maintaining some sort of work-life balance can be difficult. But, keeping our wellbeing in check is important. Some of us handle stress with grace, while others (read: ME) flounder under anxiety. Thankfully, there are […]

OKC East KOA: Pictures and review

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Now that we have Evie, our 13′ foot Scamp, we’re looking for places to take the family camping. In doing so, I’ve noticed there aren’t a whole lot of resources for honest, detailed reviews about Oklahoma camping spots for families. My goal is to fill that gap by providing details and ratings of the places […]

5 simple ways to boost your property value

Disclaimer: This post may contain affiliate links. When it comes to home improvements, some renovations can hurt your property value while others increase it. The trouble is—it’s not always easy to predict that path. Take some of our renovations to our 100-year-old home. Some people warned that painting our walls the brightest colors of the […]

DIY Tutorial: Envelope pillow cover

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When we bought our beautiful little Scamp camper, I immediately wanted to start creating pieces that would make it more “ours.” The first thing I wanted to do was cover the pillows with a fabric that better fit our style. I had a lot of fun with this project, so I wanted to share a […]