Category Archives: Miscellaneous

Mall of America (MOA)

July 29, 2018 I hate shopping. I hate malls. I had NO interest in hitting Mall of America… but it was one of those “you HAVE to” locations and we were passing it just about every day. So to appease … Continue reading

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The Rock WallMart

Actually, the store is called Prosecutor’s Paradise but Chloe loved this other name that was on the side of the building. We discovered this hidden gem (pun intended) by chatting with the extremely helpful lady in the tourist information center … Continue reading

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Wisconsin… for a bit

June 26, 2018 – Wisconsin This was one of our long drive days. Our whole plan was to get up, drive until we couldn’t, find a place to stop, eat and sleep, then repeat. We made it to Green Bay, … Continue reading

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Family Time

June 22-25, 2018 – Ohio Our first stop was to visit my Dad and other family members in Ohio. (Hi Dad!) We had a great time visiting and hanging out and it was a smooth start to our trip. For … Continue reading

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2018 Awesome Summer Adventure

June 22 – August 11, 2018 We spent 7 truly awesome weeks on the road with our granddaughter. We hit National Parks where she earned Junior Ranger Badges galore, State Parks, museums, zoos, lakes, woods and trails.

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Edible Science

June 21, 2018 Earth and Space Science Lab, Frederick MD While we were based in Maryland our favorite volunteer job was at the ESSL. https://education.fcps.org/essl/home Frederick County Public Schools has a seriously awesome science lab that is open to the … Continue reading

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Tillamook and the Cheese Factory

Thursday, January 15, 2015 We needed to pick up some packages from the post office so we headed into Tillamook. It was a nice drive along bays and forests, across a few rivers and past quite a few dairy farms. … Continue reading

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