A windy rush

Monday August 25……Day 14 For the two nights Oliver was in the hospital we went a few miles down the road. On the first morning we woke up in the Black Hills wilderness to a field of prairie dogs. That’s one of the good (and bad) things about travelling at night, you have no ideaContinue reading “A windy rush”

The heat is on.

Saturday August 23…Day 12 Everyone woke up happy! Well rested and excited about the trip again we ate breakfast in our hotel room beds before we suited up and went down to the pool. Dogwood loved dipping her toes in the water and watching daddy drag her sisters around the pool taking turns dancing withContinue reading “The heat is on.”

I am blessed (or am I)

DISCLAIMER: this may be the longest day of our entire trip… and most disgusting. Friday, August 22……Day 11 I am blessed! In fact I was blessed with a heavy mess of poop. Not just any poop. Smelly poop. Sticky, runny poop. Piles and puddles of poop. DOG POOP!   Oliver is sick! He pooped in theContinue reading “I am blessed (or am I)”

Our Second Leg

Reminiscing as I look back at my journal is a happy time for me. I am just grateful I have internet and electricity at the same time to be able to share our experiences with you. Sunday, August 17………………Day 6 What a fantastic day! We explored Indiana Sand Dunes State Park. Spent the day onContinue reading “Our Second Leg”

FINALLY!!! A post from the road :)

One of my main objectives for my blog was focus on our travels and experiences as a family. Because travel is not all that consumes me I decided to add the other topics and components to the blog as well. But today, finally, THIS post, I can type that we are on the road! YAY!!!Continue reading “FINALLY!!! A post from the road :)”

What’s the Maine idea?

What does a pig, a whale and a moose all have in common?  Our trip to Maine! It started with a moose and ended with a pig but everything in between was riveting. We set out on a Sunday in an RV out on the open road, just the six of us. That’s right, weContinue reading “What’s the Maine idea?”