Roadtrip to Zion: Part III – The West Rim

We’re back! After completing the trek out to Angel’s Landing, we took a quick stretch break at the Scout Lookout, picked up our packs, and headed off on the West Rim trail towards our overnight campsite. Scout Lookout We had about a 4 mile hike remaining to get to our campsite (Campsite 1 on the … Continue reading Roadtrip to Zion: Part III – The West Rim

Roadtrip to Zion: Part II – Angel’s Landing

We’re back with another Zion update! We arrived at Zion in the late afternoon on our third day of travel, and our first stop was the Zion Visitor Center to pick up our backpacking permits. Our initial plan had been to hike the Narrows top down, but unfortunately the threat of rain and the recent … Continue reading Roadtrip to Zion: Part II – Angel’s Landing

Roadtrip to Zion: Part I

Hi everyone! This week we embarked on our long-anticipated road trip to Zion National Park and Bryce Canyon! For the past couple of years we have been discussing a backpacking trip with our family, and over a year ago we decided on Zion as the place it was going to happen. We’ve planned for months … Continue reading Roadtrip to Zion: Part I

Hiking at Getzendaner Memorial Park

Hi everyone! Today we wanted to share our family outing from this past weekend. We finally feel like we're getting to the point with the three kids where we can go hiking with all three successfully. We're also preparing for our big family trip to Zion and Bryce Canyon in a little over a month, … Continue reading Hiking at Getzendaner Memorial Park

#TravelBackThursday Honeymoon in St. Lucia

Today, in honor of our 8th wedding anniversary, we're sharing another throwback... our honeymoon trip to the island of St. Lucia! Jordan and I are not typically beach-goers, so this was definitely an out of the ordinary trip for us. We stayed at one of the all-inclusive Sandals resorts on the island, and was adults … Continue reading #TravelBackThursday Honeymoon in St. Lucia

Kraft Family Vacation Part II: Gulf Shores, Alabama

Hi everyone! We’re back from our amazing week in Gulf Shores, Alabama with the entire Kraft crew! Although this was our third annual vacation, it was the first trip that every family member was able to make! We arrived at our lagoon-front rental on Saturday around midday, and took the kids for a walk on … Continue reading Kraft Family Vacation Part II: Gulf Shores, Alabama

Kraft Family Vacation Part I: Road Trip to Vicksburg and Jackson, Mississippi

It’s finally here! Our third annual Kraft family vacation! We are so excited to share our travels with you! Our first day on the road dawned bright and early (and foggy!), with our family of five hitting the road by 5:00 am. We planned to break the trip into two legs, driving five and a … Continue reading Kraft Family Vacation Part I: Road Trip to Vicksburg and Jackson, Mississippi

#TravelBackThursday PacVet, Long Beach, and Catalina

Hi everyone! Today we're sharing our trip from June of 2017 to Long Beach, California, for the Pacific Veterinary Conference. Jellyfish at the Aquarium of the Pacific While the majority of the trip was spent learning the most updated diagnostics and treatments in veterinary medicine, we did take a couple of days to explore Long … Continue reading #TravelBackThursday PacVet, Long Beach, and Catalina