Boston – Day 3

Boston – Day 3

We really didn’t want to leave Newport but Boston reservations had been made.  I found what ended up being a great place for us to stay in Boston.  We knew we wanted to stay near the public gardens and when I looked for a hotel last week, they were all extremely expensive.  I searched for…

OBX Dunes at Sunset

OBX Dunes at Sunset

A couple of nights ago we went to the dunes to watch the sun go down.  It would be way too hot to be on the dunes during the day, but in the evening the sand is cool and the area is quite pleasant. Isn’t this beautiful? Running up and down the dunes is loads…

St. Louis!

Mama and I had a very nice time visiting my cousin and her family in St. Louis.  Melinda kept us on the go and we were able to do quite a few fun things. The first day we went to a St. Charles, a cute town on the Mississippi.  It was raining that afternoon, but…

Ski Day!

I had yet another day off from school yesterday so Mr. SP took the day off so that we could ski.  The conditions were perfect:  no wind, not cold, great snow, and not crowded.  Yesterday had to have been the best day of skiing that I’ve ever had in Virginia. The drive to Wintergreen is…

Chicago Weekend

Mr. Sweet Pea and I headed to Chicago over the weekend for our friend’s wedding. Jeff is 44, nice as can be, and just never could meet “the one.” He found Lisa, his perfect match, on Match.com. We are so happy that Jeff and Lisa met through the Internet and our now happily married. Mr….

Vermont Vacation Report

Greetings from snowy Vermont!! We started our adventure after work on Monday by driving to Hagerstown, MD. Tuesday we drove all day and arrived in Vermont by late afternoon. I spent four hours of our travel time doing Chistmas cards. It’s nice to do something productive during long trips. When we crossed the state line…