For months, Bird has been terrified of drones. If we see one, she talks about it for days. If she thinks she hears one, she stops in her tracks. So, clearly, we have kept ours tucked far away lest she sees the case and gets scared. However, over the past week or so, she’s beenContinue reading “Our Drone Saga”
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Living the Best Beach Life at Mustang Island State Park, Texas
Texans know how to live the best beach life. There is none of this lugging your chairs, umbrellas, towels, coolers, and other accessories across parking lots, down paths, and across deep sand. No, you take a right at the stop sign, drive yourself directly onto that beach, park a safe distance from the surf, leaveContinue reading “Living the Best Beach Life at Mustang Island State Park, Texas”
Looking for Treasure in Arkansas after a Gem of a Hike in Oklahoma: A busy day trip
We had a packed day trip to Beavers Bend State Park in Oklahoma and Crater of Diamonds State Park in Arkansas.
Life is Like a Box of Chocolates: Our Wanderings in Savannah, GA and Hilton Head Island, SC
We had an amazing time exploring Savannah and Hilton Head Island.
Hiking the Rim Trails at Tallulah Gorge State Park
We thoroughly enjoyed our hike along the North and South Rims of Tallulah Gorge State Park.
Navigating More than the Trail in Hanging Rock State Park
Reaching the summit of Hanging Rock was in many ways an act of God. And we arrived at the top at the exact moment He intended us to, as our 15 minutes exploring the rock outcroppings and enjoying the beautiful and breathtaking views were secondary to the way our hearts and spirits were moved throughContinue reading “Navigating More than the Trail in Hanging Rock State Park”
Getting into the Holiday Spirit in Pittsburgh, PA
We spent the week of Thanksgiving in Pittsburgh visiting family and catching up on doctor’s appointments and other commitments. Will and I took advantage of having eager grandparents nearby and headed into the city—JUST US—for an actual date! Since COVID has a stronghold on the traditional date destinations, we ended up walking around downtown PittsburghContinue reading “Getting into the Holiday Spirit in Pittsburgh, PA”
Exploring Warriors Path State Park, Tennessee
We loved staying so close to Warriors Path State Park and really took advantage of all it had to offer during our month in Tennessee.
What State Are We In? Our Hike to Tri-State Peak in the Historic Cumberland Gap
This historic Cumberland Gap is a must see! We hiked to the top of Tri-State Peak and stood in Kentucky,
Tennessee, and Virginia all at once!
Exploring Knoxville, the Marble City
We explored Knoxville twice and we would go back in a heartbeat. Knoxville is definitely worth a visit!