Category: My Travels

Vacation Journal: Day 3

Tuesday, November 3: We were up just a little bit later today than we were yesterday, but only by twenty minutes.  We still made it to breakfast before any kind of a crowd, and we still made it back to the theme park just as they were opening. […]

Vacation Journal: Day 2

Monday, November 2nd: We got up bright and early this morning.  The fact that we are an hour ahead isn’t affecting us one bit.  The place we are staying serves complimentary breakfast, which is great.  Bonus, there is a made to order omelette bar.  We got our fill […]

Vacation Journal: Day 1

Sunday, November the 1st was the end of daylight savings time, and it was the day we were headed to Florida for the week.  Our plan was to leave at 4:00 am, seeing we had a twelve hour drive ahead of us, but the boy talked us into […]

The Second Biennial Branson Trip

When your parents have a time share in Branson, MO and nobody is planning on using it, one might as well take advantage of the available room for the week, right?  Well that is exactly what we did.  We spent another week at the ‘home away from home’ […]

Four Days in Pensacola

Aren’t vacations the best?  I have never considered weekends away as vacations, more like mini breaks, but it’s a little different when the weekend away is a whole four days, and the destination is not Albuquerque or Nashville.  (Although now, I’ve lived away from Albuquerque long enough that […]

From Beach Vacations Past…

I’m in the mood for the beach.  Good thing because hopefully it won’t be long before I will be slathering on the sunscreen and heading down the road to the enjoy the white, sandy beaches of the Florida coast. I am taking a few moments out of my […]