Category Archives: Tom

Not Petting Fish Is Their Fave.

On the last day of their Christmas vacation, I took Tom and Alice to the Georgia Aquarium. I try to take them once a year, and then the rest of the year they ask to go back.  So it’s tradition! … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas In The New Year!

Hi y’all! I’ve decided that one of my main New Year’s resolutions is… (drumroll) I’m going to post a blog at least once a week! (rejoice) It’s going to be oh-so-thrilling for us all, right?! (crickets) And I just want … Continue reading

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Losing Zero.

Yesterday, my love turned 40. It was a wonderful day filled with presents picked out by the kids (a stuffed shark from Alice and a Ninja “so we can play together” from Tom), and brownies, and playing outside.  Very simple, … Continue reading

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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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