Vacation
On the Road Again

On the Road Again

Once again, our blog fell silent for a week as we joined our combined families in our second 1800 mile caravan to the Trans-Pecos region of West Texas. Just like last year, Shelly & I planned to write and schedule posts in advance of our absence and expected to...

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The Magic of the Mouse

The Magic of the Mouse

Last year, my family went to Walt Disney World for the first time. We’d planned the trip for nine years, putting aside a small bit of money each month specifically for the purpose of going when the kids were old enough to enjoy themselves and have a firm memory of the...

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On the Road Again

Daily Trips to Italy

In honor of Columbus Day and our Italian cultural heritage, I want to share a fascinating Italian resource with you.Whether you've been to Italy or only dreamed of going some day, you can have a little bit of Italian culture and history arrive in your email box every...

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Explanation

Explanation

If things have been unusually quiet here, especially for a new blog, please forgive us. For the entire week of “Spring Break” we have been on a family vacation. Together. 8 adults 7 children … 3 in diapers 3 minivans 4 hotels 3 hikes totaling 22 miles 3 national parks...

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