Monthly Archives: September 2016


Favorite Pumpkin Patches of the Northwest 2

Just in time for weekend planning, we’ve compiled a list of the most highly recommended Pumpkin Patches around. Don’t see your favorite here? Be sure to leave it in the comments below! There’s nothing more fun than throwing on boots and tromping through fields in search of the perfect pumpkin. […]


Roasted Brussels Sprouts, Butternut Squash, Walnuts, and Cranberries

Over the weekend, we did a huge family grocery shopping trip and of course, I couldn’t help but pick up my first Butternut Squash of the season. Ideally we would’ve grown it ourselves, but since we’re still waiting for a building permit (I need to write a post about building […]


5 Tips to Make Hiking with Kids Fun

Please join me in warmly welcoming Autumn from Playing House Full Time! This girl is so much fun- you’ll likely recognize her from Instagram too—where she vulnerably shares her fitness journey and her families healthy PNW lifestyle. Today she’s sharing a few things her family has done to make hiking FUN for their […]


Western Washington’s Most Highly Recommended Fall Hikes 1

The leaves are turning quickly, the weather is cooling and fall is undeniably in the air. Searching for yellows, oranges and reds, I picked the brains of many hikers in this wonderful area. Here is a list of the most highly recommended fall hikes.  Check trail reports to  make sure you hit these areas […]