Spring and Congaree National Park
Apr06

Spring and Congaree National Park

The story of Congaree National Park isn’t just some of the tallest trees, of their kind, in the United States. The story of spring in Congaree, is the trees, water, flowers, light and life working together to bring you something entirely new, entirely special.

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Fried Chicken and Moonbows
Feb24

Fried Chicken and Moonbows

Fried Chicken and Moonbows is the story of our trip to Cumberland Falls in Kentucky and a surprise visit to Col. Sanders first Kentucky Fried Chicken restaurant. This is also a tale about water, light, and the power of nature.

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Route 191 and Flaming Gorge
Jan10

Route 191 and Flaming Gorge

Driving along Rt. 191 from Jackson Hole, WY to Vernal, UT is a visual Tschaikovsky’s 1812 Overture with cannon. Rt. 191 is one long crescendo from the bucolic grasslands of Wyoming to the flaming rocks of Utah and the Red Canyon finale – and we had no idea.

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Lincoln Home National Historic Site
Nov21

Lincoln Home National Historic Site

Nowhere do you get a better sense of who Lincoln was as a husband, father, and President than Lincoln Home National Historic Site in Springfield, IL. Lincoln Home National Historic Site includes the only home Lincoln ever owned, a visitor center, and a fully restored four block neighborhood, containing twelve historic structures, around the home.

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Craters of the Moon
Oct17

Craters of the Moon

There are times in your life when you look around and feel like you are in the middle of nowhere. There are times in your life when you look around and feel like you are on another planet. When you visit Craters of the Moon National Monument and Preserve, you feel like you are in the middle of nowhere, on another planet . . .

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Santa Fe
Sep28

Santa Fe

As we drove to our casita, the wistful white adobe walls and bright vivid flowers welcomed us to this enchanting city.

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Family Adventure: 9998.2 mi, 46 days, 6 kids, 2 parents
Sep20

Family Adventure: 9998.2 mi, 46 days, 6 kids, 2 parents

9998.2 mi, 46 days, 28 cities, 27 Junior Ranger National Park Service sites, 25 states, 7 Science Centers, 6 kids, 2 parents, 1 Honda Odyssey minivan.

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