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A Family-Friendly Adventure to Joshua Tree National Park

We recently returned from a great trip to Joshua Tree NP. Unlike our usual camping vacations, this time we decided to go with a VRBO [we had last minute changes to our Christmas camping plans and to get a campsite in the park, you need to book six months in advance]. About the VRBO: weโ€ฆ

TJFJ Perfect Guacamole

After years of trying various recipes with many different ingredients, weโ€™ve finally come up with [what we believe] is the perfect guacamole recipe ๐Ÿ˜‹ ๐Ÿฅ‘ ๐•‹๐•๐”ฝ๐• ๐•‹๐•š๐•ก: We add a not-so-secret ingredient*, so if youโ€™re a Trader Joeโ€™s fan and you have it on hand, we highly recommend including it [linked in the recipe below].โ€ฆ

Fresh Vegan Ceviche, TJFJ version

If you follow us on Instagram, you recently saw our post about the seaside restaurant that we stopped at in La Bocana, Baja California Sur. The food was delicious and they made the best blended margarita, but the real winner was the vegan ceviche that our friends ordered. Although it’s not on the main menu,โ€ฆ

DIY Table Top Makeover

One of the first DIY projects that we did inside the camper was replacing the top of the dinette. The laminate was coming off so we knew we had to change it up before our toddlers picked it off! After scouring the internet for ideas, we decided to go with a pretty easy update thatโ€ฆ

Cali Lakes Road Trip 2020 (Part I: June Lake)

We already had time off for an end-of-summer camping trip but with Baja still being closed to non-essential travel, we didn’t have an actual destination planned. Literally three days before our scheduled time off, we decided to head north to Lake Tahoe. We lucked out and scored campsite reservations at Sugar Pine Point State Parkโ€ฆ

Beach School!

Since our school district has mandated 100% distance learning until January 2021, we’ve decided to take advantage of our truck camper and the beautiful beaches nearby. We renewed our California State Parks Annual Pass last month so that we can hit the beach parking lots for school and then enjoy a beach day with allโ€ฆ

Welcome! A quick post about our setup.

Thank you for checking out our new website! Weโ€™ve had our truck camper Instagram account for a while, but recently decided to start blogging so we could share even more about our truck camping tips and stories! Click the pic to check out our specs and upgrades.

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