Vanlife, Road Tripping & Camping With Kids

Tips, tricks, places to stay &

cool stuff to take away.

A resource for adventurous parents.

Healthy (ish) snacks for road trips with kids

    Ok, the first thing I'm gonna say is this... You will not find any "healthy energy balls" on this list. Or bites or bursts or anything that contains the word energy. When I went searching for road trip snack ideas I found so many of these it was crazy....

Safety tips for camping with kids

    While I try and be aware of not being a panic merchant and getting too risk averse I also figure I'd be silly not to try to minimise the possibility of stuff going wrong. Also, I've found that if I discuss certain "camping rules" with the kids before we...

Perfect podcasts for family road trips

  Podcasts that will keep the whole family entertained on a long road trip. I hope. Well, that's the plan. I've got my fingers crossed for you! There's some pretty cool podcasts out there these days and a lot of them are geared to be enjoyed by both kids and...

Camping with kids in cold weather

  Ok, so, being a heat seeking Aussie who has never camped in the snow I had a brainwave the other day... I decided to write a post about camping with kids in cold weather. Genius right? Honestly though, in saying that, I have camped a bit in the cold (single...

Toilet training kids on the road

  Toilet training on the road. I've been asked about it a few times and I've sorta dodged the topic as I'm most certainly not an expert and also, every parent that has come before me knows as much or more about it than I do! In saying that, I figure it's true...