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What Do Trains, Lakes, Charcoal Ovens, Nerf Gun Battles and Giants Have in Common?

By Trina Gunzel | Jul 16, 2017

What Do Trains, Lakes, Charcoal Ovens, Nerf Gun Battles and Giants Have in Common? Do you want to know What Trains, Lakes, Charcoal Ovens, Nerf Gun Battles and Giants Have in Common? NEVADA! We hadn’t planned to spend as much time in Nevada as we have on this trip, but it is such a varied and…

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Wishes Come True

By Trina Gunzel | Jul 9, 2017

Wishes Come True Have you ever wished for something that you really wanted to come true? You make your request known to the universe, your family, your friends, anyone who will listen, then it finally actually happens? One of the last things we did in Arizona, before we headed out to Idaho for a conference,…

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Homeschooling Vs. Traditional Schooling

By Trina Gunzel | May 27, 2017

Hello! If I had to pick the ONE question we get asked the most it is, “How do you teach your children on the road?”  For me, that is an easy one to answer.  I have my formal education in teaching with a B.S. degree in Elementary Education with a dual emphasis in Early Childhood Education…

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Adventures In Death Valley

By Trina Gunzel | May 11, 2017

If you ever get the chance to visit Death Valley in the spring, it is gorgeous! The weather isn’t too hot yet and there are wild flowers everywhere!  We managed to get there after they had a lot of rain so there were plants blooming that aren’t typically seen and there was standing water in…

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The Biggest Surprise In Las Vegas!

By Trina Gunzel | May 10, 2017

A Day of Exercise and Learning We have decided to spend a few months in Nevada so, we are determined to find the MOST FAMILY FRIENDLY things to do. Typically, I would not have thought of the Las Vegas area as a place I would want to take my children for rich educational experiences.  But,…

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Living The Dream

By Trina Gunzel | May 5, 2017

Living The Dream Have you ever dreamed of living the life that you wanted and you just don’t know how to make it happen? We designed an 8 week plan that took us from our future dream life to implementing it and we’re SO GRATEFUL we did. Jon and I were sitting at home in Missouri…

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New State Of Life

By Trina Gunzel | Apr 23, 2017

New State Of Life We ended up driving to Pahrump, NV where we got a great monthly rate at Wine Ridge RV Resort and Cottages.  Here’s there site if your’e interested in learning more about what they have to offer: http://wineridgervresort.com/ Our friends had traded us memberships to an elite training facility called Front Sight,…

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Slow and Steady

By Trina Gunzel | Apr 23, 2017

On the road again… Headed out of Williams, AZ we took our time because of the wind advisory and stopped for lunch in Kingman, AZ.  Historical Kingman is really cute and we enjoyed checking out the Locomotive Park, too.   They are adding a lot of new shops and restaurants so it will be a…

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The Joy Is In The Journey

By Trina Gunzel | Apr 18, 2017

The Joy Is In The Journey After returning to Pine to get our kiddos and say goodbye to family, we hosted a pizza party to visit with local friends.   It was so much fun getting hugs and catching up with everyone!   We headed up the Rim and it was nice to see so…

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Road Trip Warriors!

By Trina Gunzel | Apr 18, 2017

ROAD TRIP WARRIORS! The next day, we traveled on through Globe, past Roosevelt Lake, visited family in Tonto Basin, then headed up to the Mogollon Rim area.  (There are a lot of campgrounds near Roosevelt Lake we’ve enjoyed staying at before, but you need to get a Tonto Pass first at one of the stores…

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Type 1 Diabetic Resources

By Wyatt Gunzel | February 26, 2019

I want to share some things that will make your Type 1 Diabetes journey easier. This video will help make it easier to put in a enlite sensor: Enlite Sensor Video Another video we made can help you with your insulin set insert for the sure-T by Medtronic. Sure-T infusion set Video My father and…

The Mobile Classroom

By Trina Gunzel - NETWORK ADMIN | February 26, 2019

We get a lot of questions about our mobile classroom on this 50 State Tour, so I thought I would share some helpful information with you today. Our country is full of amazing museums, national monuments, art galleries, historical sites, science centers, and more. So, we take advantage of these wonderful opportunities to learn in…

Type 1 Diabetes post

By Wyatt Gunzel | February 26, 2019

I’d like to share a bit about my personal experience with T1D When I was at the young age of four, I had returned home from a normal day of preschool and was watching Micky Mouse Clubhouse in my dad’s large recliner. I remember having milk and popcorn and enjoying life. But then something happened.…