Life Update

Have you noticed that we have been a bit quiet over here? Like everyone else quarantine and social distancing has had its impact on our lives. At first Erik was home from work and not working, so it was like we were on vacation, but at home. We had a great time watching movies and…

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How to Motivate Kids While Hiking

We love hiking with our kids. But, sometimes it can be a challenge. They have tiny legs and are just learning how to push through discomfort for a greater reward…like a waterfall or amazing view. So with some trial and error we present to you, our top tips for motivating kids while hiking. To start…

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Breaking Out of a Date Night Rut

I don’t have to tell you how great or important date nights are for couples. But, sometimes it gets easy to fall into a date night rut…dinner, Target run, coffee, done. So we decided to change it up this week and we had an amazing night of fun and spontaneity.  The first thing we did…

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Crater Lake in a Day

While on our road trip this summer we had the opportunity to visit Crater Lake. But we had less than a whole day to see it, we were meeting family for dinner in Bend, Oregon so, we had to be strategic with our time.  The first thing we did was head to park headquarters. Where…

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Our Annual Family Camping Trip

Every year since I have been a part of my husbands family I have gone with them on their annual family camping trip to the Santa Cruz/Monterey KOA. They have been coming to the same place every year on a church camping trip for years and now we have turned it into an extended family…

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Nature Coloring Pages

I have been doodling for most of my life. Only recently have I decided to do something with my doodles. I am so excited and a bit nervous to put our first ‘The Meyer Life’ product out into the world. Introducing…nature coloring pages! I have created four nature coloring pages for your kids, or you (adult…

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