Monthly Archives: July 2016

Roadtrippin’: Bloomington, Illinois

After Kentucky, we headed on to Bloomington, Illinois — which is where Kevin’s grandma (Gigi) lives. We got there around dinnertime, and the kids had so. much. fun at this particular hotel.  It was pretty much a business suite, so … Continue reading

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Roadtrippin’: Owensboro, Kentucky

My aunt and uncle, cousins, and their families live in Owensboro, KY — and I had never been there. I’d never been to Kentucky at all actually, so when I realized that Owensboro was about halfway between Atlanta and Gigi’s … Continue reading

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Roadtrippin’: Rock City.

Hi, y’all! We just returned from nine days on the road! We drove through 11 states, stayed in seven hotels, visited two great-grandmas, saw lots of family, and had the absolute best of times. There is no way we could’ve … Continue reading

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July 4th.

I have so. many. photos. from July 4th weekend.  (As you will soon see.) I mean, I narrowed them down significantly, and still…so many. But that’s what happens when you have so much fun! We went to Mimi and Pops’ … Continue reading

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Discovering Legoland Discovery.

During Alice’s camp week one day, I took Tom to Legoland Discovery Center Atlanta. Tom did not know this place existed, so he was pretty thrilled! I had been thinking of taking him, but had heard mixed reviews.  But when … Continue reading

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Pancakes, Pancakes! Rain, Rain!

On the last day that Tom was at Lego camp, Alice and I joined our friends Keri and Maggie for a performance of Pancakes, Pancakes! (based on an Eric Carle book) at the Alliance Theatre. And it was beyond great! … Continue reading

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Legos and Zoos.

As summer was approaching, one of Tom’s friends asked if Tom could do a week-long Lego summer camp with him. And then one of Alice’s friends asked if she could do a week-long Eric Carle summer camp with her. I … Continue reading

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