April in Iceland: Packing List and Camper Van

by valerie

While each season in Iceland will require it’s own unique accessories, much of this spring packing list can be replicated year-round ~ especially since Icelandic weather can be unpredictable and variable all year. If you’re traveling by camper van (like us), you’ll want to go the extra mile to make sure Continue reading “April in Iceland: Packing List and Camper Van”

Kirkjufell & Kirkjufellsfoss in Grundarfjörður, Snæfellsnes peninsula

April in Iceland: Part One, Velkomin!

by valerie

To share or not to share. I’m of two minds on this. The selfish part of me wants to keep this a secret for ever and ever. But who am I kidding? I don’t OWN Iceland. So before I change my mind, here goes….Iceland in April is A-MAZ-ING. Seriously. So the next time your friends want to go to a warm sandy beach for Spring Break, you can say, “See ya, fellas. I’m off to pay my respects to the Norse Gods.” Continue reading “April in Iceland: Part One, Velkomin!”

PNW mushrooms on forest log

Getting Lost and Discovering Treasure

by valerie

Mother’s Day 2018. What is my desire? To feel the earth beneath my feet and my two favorite kids by my side. Luckily, here in the Pacific NW we have an unlimited array of locales to enjoy natures bounty. The trick is finding somewhere on a warm, sunny Sunday which is also void of crowds. With task in hand, we set out on just such a journey.

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