Road Trip Diary: Discovering the Wonders of California’s Redwood National Forest Thumbnail

On the sixth and seventh days of our family road trip we traveled north from Sonoma to Crescent City, California in order to visit the Redwood National Forest. I had always assumed the Redwood National […] Read More >>

Road Trip Diary: Our ‘Glamping’ Safari in Sonoma’s Serengeti Thumbnail

On the fourth and fifth days on our family road trip we traveled from Napa Valley to a wonderful, 400-acre wildlife preserve in Sonoma's Wine Country called Safari West.  Dubbed the "Sonoma Serengeti", Safari West […] Read More >>

VIDEO: The Family Road Trip Prank, Pt. 1

  10 This video was shot at the Mystery of the Trees park inside their famous sky trail.  It captures a prank I played on my teenage son for being so annoying.  I really enjoyed […] Read More >>

Road Trip Diary: A Family Weekend in Napa and Sonoma, CA Thumbnail

This is the fourth consecutive summer I've done a family road trip since launching PapiBlogger in May of 2010 but even before that Angela and I did big road trips with our kids through Texas […] Read More >>

Ready to Hit the Road with the Family Infographic (Courtesy of PapiBlogger & State Farm) Thumbnail

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Join Us for Papiblogger’s Summer #SFRoadTrip Twitter Party! Thumbnail

  Summer has officially started— and PapiBlogger will ride again!  For the fourth consecutive year, my wife and our four kids will take to the roads for another epic family road trip, this time in […] Read More >>

PapiBlogger Rides Again: This Summer we’re going for the ultimate Northern California adventure courtesy of State Farm Thumbnail

PapiBlogger will ride again! My wife, four kids and I will be heading to Northern California courtesy of State Farm and Chevy for a 1,300 mile road trip that will take us through Yosemite National […] Read More >>

PHOTO ESSAY: Heat Championship Night in Hialeah, Part Two Thumbnail

Almost exactly a year ago this week, the Miami Heat celebrated its first champion of the LeBron James Era.  As sweet as that one was, this year's win over San Antonio was sweeter because it […] Read More >>

PHOTO ESSAY: Celebrating Naomi’s First Birthday Party Thumbnail

On Tuesday, June 18 my youngest child Naomi turns 1 so we decided to get a head start and celebrate her birthday Saturday at Cool de Sac.  We had a blast with nearly all of […] Read More >>

The Best Advice I Can Give Dads

The Best Advice I Can Give Dads Thumbnail

Being the notorious PapiBlogger, Daddy of Four, that I am,  I get asked a lot of questions about parenting. People see my happy road trip photos with my family and automatically assume that I have […] Read More >>