adventures, advice, Budget, creativity, DIY, Exploring, fun, life, Living creatively, new zealand, penguins, travel

We Took A Trip Around The World During Quarantine

Almost everyone has been in their homes during quarantine, including Richard & I, but we decided enough of doing nothing! With our upcoming anniversary, we had to make it special. But, what? We knew we had to be creative because quarantine wasn’t going to make it easy. So, we racked our brains and came up… Continue reading We Took A Trip Around The World During Quarantine

adventures, Exploring, Family, Friends, fun, Reno, travel

Journey to Virginia City

Living in Reno there are many interesting places to visit within a small radius. My favorite is probably Virginia City. Of course, Lake Tahoe is iconic and everyone must check it out but anytime we have family or friends visit us we always make a point to venture off in the opposite direction. We head… Continue reading Journey to Virginia City

adventures, Exploring, fun, San Francisco, travel

The Furleighs in San Francisco

When work inadvertently schedules you three days off in a row what do you do? Pack up the car, get a pet sitter, and take a quick trip of course! Following up on some of our travels I present to you our time in San Francisco. Day one was venturing to the infamous Alcatraz Island.… Continue reading The Furleighs in San Francisco

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Experiences are the Best Gifts

~Kristen Furleigh The best gift you can give some one is your time. Rather than spending your hard earned money on things that in most cases only offer short term fulfillment why not think differently next time a holiday or birthday come around. We as people remember most the experiences we had and the people… Continue reading Experiences are the Best Gifts

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It’s Blog Writing Weather

We are out of school, the snow is falling and unless you are playing in it there is no reason anyone would want to leave the house. All in all this means it is time to sit in front of the computer and fill in some missing adventures here for you all. The Mrs. Penguin… Continue reading It’s Blog Writing Weather

2014, Exploring, fun, Hiking, Honeymoon, lord of the rings, love, new zealand, penguins, Relationship, travel, Uncategorized

Middle Earth: The Land of Hobbitses! (Pt 4) The Final Chapter

Pengminions!!!! This has been a CRAzY year! Do not fear we shall not end it without the final installment of New Zealand adventures 😀 Now where did we leave off... Oh yeah...We left off with Wine day in Christchurch... Now we shuffle on down to Dunedin: Where we met lots of SEALS!!!!!! We also stopped… Continue reading Middle Earth: The Land of Hobbitses! (Pt 4) The Final Chapter

2014, adventures, Budget, Driving, Exploring, Family, Friends, fun, Hiking, life, love, Marriage, penguins, Personal, Relationship, travel

Hiatus….No More!

Pengminions! We are back...again! It seems we had fallen off the face of the earth but in truth that is not true. In fact we had fallen into a deep, dark routine of work. Our serving job had us working some variation of overtime each week at a nice lil tex-mex place in La Porte, … Continue reading Hiatus….No More!