Archive of ‘travel + adventure’ category

the most beautiful fall leaves on the aspen trees in aspen, colorado #thelovedesignedlife #theldltravels #fallleaves
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finding fall in the mountains

Living here in Arizona, we don’t really get traditional autumn, as temps stay in the 90s-100s well through October. A couple of years ago, our family was invited to South Dakota for a fall trip. It turned out to be such a magical experience I never even knew my heart needed of true fall with

taking the kids on the road trip despite the odds! #roadtrip #summerofcovid #familytravel
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summer road trip 2020

If you guys have been following along for a while, you know that most every summer, we travel home to see family in Colorado. To this point, we have always done it via road trip. Mostly because there are five of us (which can get expensive to fly), and we like to have our own

sharing updated disneyland tips on the blog! #disneyland #familytravel #travelwithkids
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5 updated disneyland tips

Last month we went to Disneyland, so I wanted to share with you guys a 5 updated Disneyland tips I learned this trip! The last time we went was three years ago, so a lot has changed, both for our family and for the park itself. As much as I wish we could be annual

husband and wife exploring the magical sacred valley of peru.
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a magical journey to peru

Ahhh, finally getting to writing this post about our magical journey to Peru! Some of you may have seen on my Instagram Stories over the summer that I took what was probably my longest, and certainly my most intentional, break from Instagram and blogging in probably, well, ever. Going into the summer, I had fully

family of five standing in the mountain woods
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family trip to the arizona white mountains

Continuing on the the diary of our summer of traveling fun: this past weekend we took a family trip to the Arizona White Mountains! My husband travels a lot for work, but as a family, we don’t get to travel much together. So it was a real treat to take this little mountain escape! A

mom and three kids walking on the beach in swimsuits
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why you need a trip with family friends

In my last post, I shared with you guys some of our travel plans for this summer. We weren’t initially planning to be so busy with travel, but so far, it’s working out just fine for us. 😉 Last week, I ended up taking the kids on a last minute trip to California (my husband