Archive for the ‘Travel’ Category


San Antonio!

I think I’ve said on here before that I have the best job ever – teaching hybrid and online classes at a local university. I absolutely love it, especially since it allows me to stay home with Luke most... Read more


After our family reunion, we met our Dad at his houseboat so we could spend some time with him as well.   Luke got to practice being the captain of the boat. This was only his second time ever... Read more

Houseboat Trip 2011

Our mom loved the houseboat that she and Dad bought a few years ago.  Now my kids love it and I love remembering the few old memories and making many new memories there.  We were able to go a... Read more

Our Girl’s Weekend!

We can’t begin to tell you how much we were looking forward to last weekend! A weekend away – no kids, no husbands – just the two of us. This hasn’t happened since before Ali moved to Georgia 8 years... Read more

Helen Getaway

Andy had a week of vacation to burn (or he would lose it), so he was home all of last week! It was so great. We knew we’d go crazy just sitting around the house all week, so we... Read more

Myrtle Beach Vacation Recap

  **Don’t forget to check out and comment for our Giveaway!  It’s a great gift package!  :) So we returned home from our vacation yesterday, and we all had a great time!  We came across these pictures from a trip we took to... Read more

Myrtle Beach – Day 4

Yesterday we woke up to another sunny, beautiful day.  We had another day of adventures planned.   Besides riding in a helicopter, one other activity that Grandma has always wanted to do is to go parasailing, so after breakfast we headed straight to Ocean... Read more

Myrtle Beach – Day 3

Yesterday we woke up to the sun rising and shining brightly!  This is the Myrtle Beach I remember!  As soon as we could, we headed down to the beach.  All of the kids loved the sand and the water... Read more

Myrtle Beach – Day 2

Monday morning started off pretty cloudy and cold.  Not what we were hoping for on our vacation!  We still rounded the kids up with their buckets and shovels and headed down to the beach.      Then we headed... Read more

Myrtle Beach – Day 1

We drove from Ali’s in Georgia to Myrtle Beach yesterday morning.  It was about a 6 hour drive and between the 3 kids (1 year old, 3 year old, and an almost 5 year old) we only had a... Read more