Aquapac Daysack GIVEAWAY!

 Aquapac Daysack Giveaway (giveaway has ended)!! A few weeks ago Aquapac asked us to review one of their new backpack duffle bags the 28L Toccoa Daysack. We jumped at the chance since it is a product we would love to use!   Here are the specs of the bag from the Aquapac website:   Tough…

Surly Big Dummy UPDATES

The Silver Back Gorilla (SBG) came into our life mid January 2014 and its been a hoot to put some miles on it during the winter. The Virginia weather has been a bit of a downer on outdoor activity, however the SBG has forced me to suck it up and get on the saddle. The…

Wanna see some Historic DOORS ?!

Yesterday we spent a few hours walking Historic Downtown Fredericksburg, VA. We decided we needed a photo challenge to kick start some creative juices. I had seen a book a few years ago that featured photos of historic doors (not the rock band, actual doors on homes). So we decided to spend the few hours poking…

Touring Saint Simons Island, GA

  We spent the say touring St Simons Island, GA. It is a must stop if you are driving 95 through Georgia. It sits 30 miles north of the Florida boarder. Only about 5 miles off the freeway and down a 2-mile causeway, this slow paced historic island is a great stop!   The Village…

FREE STICKERS

  Have you signed up for the FORUM yet? All forum members get a FREE 4×4 waterproof Adventure Family in Motion Sticker! The forum is a great place to share your family adventures, ask questions, browse local races, and  chat with pros who have most of the answers!   Once you are a member of the…

Historic Triangle, Virginia

On a whim we decided to take a quick weekend trip to the historic triangle of Williamsburg, Yorktown and Jamestown Virginia. The 2-hour drive from our house took us down 95 through Richmond, VA. The lack of snow was a nice change from the 2 feet we received the day before Valentines Day.   We…

Best Family Trips – National Geographic Travel

Photograph by John Warburton-Lee Photography, Alamy National Geographic Travel has posted their Best Family Trips around the World! These are just 12 of the top 100 from the book 100 Places That Can Change Your Child’s Life.   Amalfi Coast, Italy Gettysburg, Pennsylvania The Great Wall, China Hong Kong Iceland’s Ring Road Machu Picchu, Peru Manhattan,…