Life and Adventures with Kids

Author: Misadventures with Megan

Liebster Award!

Liebster Award!

Exciting news today on the blog! Turns out someone other than my mother and aunts read my blog and kind of likes it. I’ve been nominated for the Liebster Award by Kat over at Calif Creations. This is really just a fun way of connecting with […]

Ways to encourage outdoor play in cold weather

Ways to encourage outdoor play in cold weather

If you’ve been following my blog for bit you know it’s no secret that we have been struggling to get outside this winter. BUT. We had a very successful outing the other day hiking at Shale Hollow Preserve. Shockingly, no one complained and the snack begging […]

Making Mom Friends is Hard

Making Mom Friends is Hard

Does anyone know how to make mom friends that aren’t trying to sell you something, judge you, or fix your parenting? I don’t. I made a mom friend the other day. Well, ok. I might have made a mom friend. We bonded at the playground […]

Are you struggling to get outside this winter? I am!

Are you struggling to get outside this winter? I am!

Well. Despite my best efforts, I think winter is winning. I’m struggling to get outside this winter! I’ve tried. Really I have! I have suited up in snow gear time and time again, even when it was clear it wouldn’t end well. I really believe […]

Anyone suffer trip planning anxiety?

Anyone suffer trip planning anxiety?

We’re driving to the Grand Canyon! And I’m about to lose my mind! Trip planning anxiety FTW! Right now I’m deep into the final planning stages of our next big family trip. We leave in April and my expected yet unwelcome bout of trip planning […]

The Best of Topsail Island

The Best of Topsail Island

We started off the year with a trip to one of my favorite places: Topsail Island. I’ve been going since I was a kid, and now I’m having so much fun taking the girls. Even though it’s not swimming weather, the beach in January is […]

Year of Adventure Full Recap

Year of Adventure Full Recap

We completed a year of adventure! Our year of adventure was full of 100 unique experiences and places, and was one of the best things we’ve done as a family. Some parks got counted more than once, if we did a different trail or experienced […]