Motivation Monday ~ It is always worth it

Go on that mini-vacay.
Go on that mini-vacay. Campfire coffee is just one of the reasons.

We went camping this weekend with our little dude. It was our first family camping trip.

Our one night camping adventure was supposed to serve a dry run. Would our camping gear for two adults be sufficient for an ankle-biter too? We booked a spot in a private campground east of the city (all national and provincial campgrounds were booked, note to self: plan ahead). I’m not going to lie, it was a little stressful. We left town kind of late afternoonish. We packed our station wagon tight but it didn’t seem like enough. It was hot, we were all sweaty and slightly anxious. We should’ve left earlier. We should’ve packed an extra pillow. We should’ve grabbed a giant bottle of water when we went grocery shopping during the week.  Read more