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Jai is the fearless four year old explorer. Elijah is searching the cosmos for answers. Rian is finding inspiration in everyday objects. All three make up the Hedrick family.

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In a sea of several travel blogs, we hope ours floats to the top and helps you plan an enjoyable adventure.

Who says you have to be in your early 20's and without kids to explore the world? We are happy to prove them wrong.

A traveling family exploring one tack at a time.

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“The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only one page.” – Saint Augustine

May 19, 2017

As we approached St. Peter’s Square, which is more of a circle, Elijah began to fill up with a rush of emotions. He took a seat at the base of the obelisk that stands at the center of the square and became a bit overwhelmed. Whether you are religious or not, you have b...

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