Oct
5

Train Gift Guide

Train Gift Guide - Why you want a wooden train track and other gift ideas and information about toy trains. thekeeledeal.com #giftguide #trains #kidstoys

Most of the time the little man is playing with his cars or trains, reading about cars and trains or watching a show with cars and a train or two. Can you tell we love cars and trains? This post contains affiliate links…

Oct
4

Fall Family Pictures

Together we make a family. Fall Family Photos. thekeeledeal.com #familyphotos #fallphotos

Each year I love getting our family pictures taken. My favorite season to take family pictures is the fall. A couple of weeks ago when we were in Utah visiting family we had our friend Robin take family pictures with Adree’s side of…

Sep
29

Hiking Cunningham Falls

Cunningham Falls Tall with kids. Cunningham Falls State Park is located in Frederick County Maryland. It's a great day trip from Washington DC and Baltimore. Fun family hiking trails and a lake. thekeeledeal.com #maryland #travel #daytrips

A couple of weekends ago we decided to take the kids on a hike to Cunningham falls. Cunningham Falls State Park is located in Frederick county, Maryland. The state park has 9 hiking trails totaling over 30 miles of trail, as well as…

Sep
25

Disney Cars Gift Guide

This post contains affiliate links  Cars 3 hit the theaters earlier this year (2017) and we are so excited for it to come out on DVD. Watching it brings back memories of the original Cars movie that came out in 2006. The original…

Sep
23

Car Seat Safety and Tips for Purchasing a Car

Take a Test Drive and other tips for purchasing a car. thekeeledeal.com

Sponsored Post Purchasing a car can be fun and exciting many new cars have such fun features. This summer when we traveled to Oregon and again when we went to Utah last week we rented a minivan. In my opinion, minivans have some…

Sep
18

Tillamook Cheese Factory

Tillamook Cheese Factory - Exploring the Oregon Coast.Visiting the Tillamook Cheese Factory - Tillamook Oregon #oregoncoast #travel

The Tillamook Cheese Factory visitor center is closed until 2018, but don’t worry. If you have trip planned before the new visitor center opens, there is a temporary visitor center in the big red barn on the property. This post may contain affiliate…

Sep
6

Biking Around Seaside, Oregon

While on our trip to Rockaway Beach we spent a morning biking around Seaside. Seaside has a typical beach town feel, with a lot of tourists. With 12 people, we rented a 9-seater bike and a 3-seater bike. There was no way we…

Aug
28

Tips for Finding Sand Dollars

Growing up I remember seeing a couple sand dollars some of my older cousins found. I remember thinking they were hard to find and very rare. I had never found a sand dollar until our trip to Oregon a couple of weeks ago.…

Aug
23

Rockaway Beach, Oregon

Rockaway Beach Oregon is located 2 hours from Portland. The small town of Rockaway Beach has only a few small stores and restaurants.

We recently spent some time in Rockaway Beach, Oregon for a family reunion. The beach town along the Oregon Coast is a 2-hour drive from Portland. The small town of Rockaway Beach has only a few small stores and restaurants. Other than a…

Aug
16

How to Pick the Best Watermelon

Why you want a sunspot on your watermelon

One of my favorite summer treats is cold watermelon. It’s a light and refreshing treat on hot (humid!) summer days. As great as watermelon can be, I have always had a difficult time picking the best watermelon. This post may contain affiliate links …