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Idaho :: Back to Huckleberry Mountain


On Saturday, we decided to go to the Sandpoint Farmer’s Market. The rainy season delayed many of the vegetables this year, but there were plenty of crafts, jams, fruit and raw milk vendors. It took a bit of coaxing to get Schäfer off this trike.

Schäfer was happy to see Coco the

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Culture Shock: Flying in America


At 5:30am, we traveled to the airport. Thank you Karen for the ride!

After some internet research, we knew we would have to pay $15 check in one bag.

No surprises there, but a bit of culture shock began.

Last time we were in America, the first bag was free and the second bag

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Hawaii with Kids

Some people come to Hawaii for…

shark cages


submarine adventures

horse back riding


dolphin & turtle diving

jet skiing

scuba diving

and expensive luau’s.

But we came for…


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Final Day in Hawaii


During our final day in Hawaii, we decided to hunt down a couple of eating dives and chase the sunset at the beach.

For lunch we enjoyed Kalua pork and Lomi salmon among other Hawaiian specialties at Young’s Fish Market.

Talk about going local! This place was packed. (I took this

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Pearl Harbor: The USS Bowfin and more

Aside from the USS Arizona and USS Missouri, there are plenty of other activities to build up your appetite at the National Park. Since you can’t carry bags at all, you are limited to the concession stands. Thankfully they were pretty good and not overly expensive. The big hot dogs with unlimited cheese, chili

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Pearl Harbor: USS Arizona Memorial

On December 7, 1941 a squadron of Japanese naval aircraft conducted an attack on US military bases in Hawaii, including the Naval Fleet stationed at Pearl Harbor. Two waves of aircraft attacked resulting in the destruction of a number of ships and the loss of 2,402 military personnel. The attack was completely unexpected, especially

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