Welcome!Thank you for checking out our blog! I started blogging during our 2 year stint in the British Virgin Islands and found I really enjoy journaling in this way. Now that we've purchased a 125 year old home, we are embarking upon a very different kind of adventure!
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Category Archives: Vacation
It’s 17 degrees outside here in KC, which seems like the perfect reason to reminisce about our recent trip to Indian Rocks Beach, Florida! We left our house at 3am on Christmas Eve and took 3 flights before noon, but … Continue reading
Tony was presenting at an Educational Research conference last weekend, and I decided to tag along. He actually presented at the same conference last year, but Gem was only 10 days old at the time, so he didn’t stay for … Continue reading
Happy New Year! Ushering in 2019 means saying adieu to the holiday season of 2018. Today’s the end – my Christmas tree has come down! I LOVE sitting in the dark living room and just looking at our tree. It’s … Continue reading
This year was a white Christmas for our little family – a white sand BEACH Christmas, that is! Tony picked me up from school last Tuesday with the car already packed, and we went straight to the airport. EO was … Continue reading
We’ve just returned home from our first family vacay! Tony’s leave was able to overlap with mine for a few days, so we visited Petit Jean (French for Little John) State Park in Arkansas. Legend has it that a French … Continue reading
I know I’ve been MIA for awhile, but THIS was happening! And, not to mention, all this too! Anyway, school started, Tony went back to work, and I got to start maternity leave! On the first full day of … Continue reading
Two years on a Caribbean island will turn you into a bit of a beach snob. So, Tony and I were hesitant to plan our last minute holiday getaway to a US location. However, Naples did not disappoint! Each beach … Continue reading
Our holiday plans changed unexpectedly, so we were able to book a last minute getaway to Florida! You gotta love Christmas on a beach! It also seemed as good a time as any to announce that we’re having a baby! … Continue reading
Welcome to the Mile High City and to the home of Mike and Monica, fans of A Guy, A Girl, and A Really Old House! A few years ago, we settled in beautiful Denver to raise our family and bought … Continue reading