Category Archives: vacation

School’s Out – and They’re Bored

My youngest can make Eeyore look like a barrel of laughs at times.  Within a couple hours of his release from school for the summer, he was bored.  We went to the library and loaded up Monday after school, and … Continue reading

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A Disney World Resort Review

We are home after having a wonderful time in Walt Disney World. These people are masters of creating an experience. This is the second time we’ve stayed in a Disney resort. The first was the All Star Music family suite … Continue reading

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Waiting

Our house is in waiting mode. I think all of us are a little bit on vacation already, reliving our last trip to DisneyWorld in anticipation of this trip. DD2 is, fortunately, two days ahead on schoolwork, so she is … Continue reading

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Counting Down the Days

I think my kids are counting the hours until school gets out for Christmas break. My homeschooled middle has the advantage: next week she can start break as soon as the week’s work is finished. The caveat for starting a … Continue reading

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Tired

Life seems to move so quickly. The days fly by and the holidays pass in a blur. There are days when I feel good just keeping the clothes and dishes clean and food on the table. My sewing stack threatens … Continue reading

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Weekend Adventures

This past weekend our kids had Friday off of school. (I still don’t understand the purpose of these monthly days off, but I can’t change it.) DH proposed going to a neighboring state’s park for site seeing and photography, and … Continue reading

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Recovering from Vacation

Vacation was good but exhausting – the whole way through.  The first day consisted of 17 hours in the car.  Ugh.  I had been told it would be a 13 hour day.  Oh well. Acadia National Park is beautiful!  The … Continue reading

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