Category Archives: Family

Roadtrippin’: Smithsonian.

The last road trip adventure we had was a visit to the Smithsonian Museum of Natural History. We walked over from the Washington Monument and walked right up.  And the kids were super thrilled because AIR CONDITIONING. And it was … Continue reading

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Roadtrippin’: Washington, DC Memorials.

The last stop on our road trip was very last minute and I think that’s what actually made it so insanely fun. We had absolutely no expectations, and no real plan. So it worked out perfectly! Kevin got us a … Continue reading

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Roadtrippin’: Traveling.

I’ve mentioned before how the kids were pretty much the most perfect travelers, but I feel like I must mention it again.  They were excellent.  Unbelievable really. They truly loved every single thing we did. They were go-with-the-flow and only … Continue reading

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Roadtrippin’: Columbia City, IN

After our afternoon in Chicago, we headed on to visit Grammy in Columbia City, Indiana! We got to Indiana around 5:30, stopped at Taco Bell for supper, and headed over to Grammy’s apartment (where Mimi and Pops were waiting), and … Continue reading

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Roadtrippin’: Chicago

We woke up early on Sunday morning in Bloomington, and immediately hit the road to Chicago. We were only going to spend a few hours in the city before heading on to Grammy’s house in Indiana, but we thought we … Continue reading

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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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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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