Category Archives: Travel

Daytona Beach Spring Break 2016

Last week was spring break and it was so much fun! A friend of mine graciously let us use her condo at the Plaza Resort & Spa in Daytona Beach, (which is really a hotel room with a sink, refrigerator, and microwave…but it was perfect!). It had beautiful ocean views, a great pool for the […]

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Sophie’s Easter Visit

Day 1: Water table fun outside, yummy tacos and cupcakes downtown, then ice cream at Gillis Hill Farm! Day 2: Searching for eggs and Easter Baskets, singing in the car, splashing and shell searching at Wrightsville Beach, and a delicious late-lunch at the Wilmington Riverwalk. Day 3: Yummy early lunch at Blue Moon Cafe, then […]

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Happy New Year 2015!

My sister and her family came for a last-minute visit over New Years. It was just a few days, but it was so nice to get to spend some time with them. Baby Mark and Abbey are getting so big! Kenzie and Abbey had a blast—fewer fights than usual! Maybe it’s because they’re getting older, […]

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It’s been awhile.

We’ve had a busy few weeks since school got out! We just got back from a Madison/Minnesota trip. We had SUCH a great time visiting friends in Madison. McKenzie was absolutely thrilled and played non-stop for 3 days.  She was exhausted! Our swimming buddies were gracious enough to host us, and offered up their basement […]

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Daytrip to Wilmington & Wrightsville Beach

On Wednesday we let McKenzie play hooky and had a fun daytrip to Wilmington and Wrightsville Beach with Nina & Aunt Jennie. The drive was about 2 hours exactly, and it was a gorgeous stretch of road— lined with beautiful derelict buildings, forests, and farmland. We had lunch on the Cape Fear Riverwalk in Wilmington, […]

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