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C&O canal

C&O canal

A few weeks ago we were meeting to go to a movie with family in Cabin John, Maryland. This is a beautiful little town right on the Potomac, nestled up on the coast of the historic C&O Canal. Our family has told us on numerous occasions to check it out but being so busy with … Continue reading

Sunny Sunday Funday

Sunny Sunday Funday

So with my husband starting training today and his briefing last Friday, I have came to learn that essentially Sunday will be his only likely off day. And by likely off, I mean not always. I am learning recruiting duty to be the home deployment, working over 12 hour days, 6 to 7 days a … Continue reading

The Holiday Letter…

The Holiday Letter…

Each year that we have done a ┬áholiday letter we have had a decent balance. Each person gets a paragraph to sum up the complexities of the year. Most of the time any achievements or huge highlights are there making it look as though this year has been great, you add in one thing you … Continue reading

A southern childhood

A southern childhood

For our vacation, or my husbands vacation, we took two weeks off. You may have seen from earlier posts the first week of that was in Virginia with my husbands family. The second week we were to head down to Huntsville, Alabama to see my husbands friend who just got back from his stent in … Continue reading

Having Katie

Having Katie

Originally posted on Respected In Heels – The Podcast:
Since our two week vacation ended and we were making the drive back home to boring old regular adult life, I thought I would take a few more weeks of our summer and mix it up. My brother has three kids between 6 and 12 years…

Virginia- Day 2

Virginia- Day 2

Tuesday we got to meet up with some of our military family that moved to Virginia in November. We spent the day in Charlottesville doing some of my favorite things to do one the downtown mall. The recipe for a perfect start to your day? Splendora’s 9am bambino cones of gelato and tall lattes, of … Continue reading

Get to the beach!

Get to the beach!

So it’s kinda weird that all the times my father-in-law has visited and we haven’t gone to the beach once. Whats wrong with us? So this time the parents were only in for an extended weekend and a last minute planned trip. We were blessed with perfect weather! So as always our beach of choice … Continue reading

Palmetto Islands County Park

Palmetto Islands County Park

Park entrance $1/person Paddle boats $6 family of four for 30 minutes. There are nature trails, paved paths, play grounds, dog parks, bike rentals, and even a water park in the summer months.

Fort Fremont

Fort Fremont

Sometimes you take a road you’ve never taken beforehand to see where it goes. Sometimes you find nothing but empty houses for sale, which is fine because an empty lot can house so many day dreams. But every now and then you find something real, and you keep coming back. Fort Fremont is out on … Continue reading