Change of Plans

Happy Friday! This week has been brutal. Well really the last 3 days. Roman and I have been battling a cold which means we have been getting very little sleep. It always amazes me how hard life is when you don’t feel rested. Keeping up with everything has been a struggle. Today I had a…

Hi-Ho Hi-Ho Off To School We Go

Cooper and Nixon went back to school last week. I love this time of year! I am a person who thrives on schedules and to-do lists. Summer is fun but I like the structure that comes with the school year. My boys are happier too. Back to school also makes me a little sappy. I…

Fatigue Day

We live in a community that kind of revolves around the mining industry (for the most part). This impacts our daily lives in a lot of ways. One of the biggest being crazy work schedules. These schedules can range from a rotating 5 days on shift, 4 days off, to 7 days on 7 days…

Just A Random Wednesday

My boys have been going super stir crazy and making this momma a little nuts. We braved the heat and super smoky air for a trip to their favorite park this morning. This is one of the coolest parks I’ve ever seen. They call it the Castle Park lol. It also happens to be right…

Lamoille Canyon, Nevada

We are lucky enough to live in the shadow of the Ruby Mountains in Northeastern Nevada. They have also earned the nickname The Nevada Swiss Alps. The highest peak is Ruby Dome that reaches 11,837. The range is dotted with pristine mountain lakes many of which are accessible via Lamoille Canyon.¬†For more information click here….

The Smiths

  Hi! Thank you for visiting our blog. We are the Smiths. We are a blended family with 3 amazing little boys. We love to travel and go on adventures together. We are going to share those adventures with you here. We will tell you about the places we visit, the food we eat and…