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13 weeks!

I have finally discovered the main reason I have not been writing as often as I did in the past.  My current set-up is quite uncomfortable.  Before, in Germany, I had my computer in the living room where my family … Continue reading

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San Antonio | Part 3

Parts 1 and 2 shared the highlights and the story of our trip.  Part three holds the randomness that we took pictures of that didn’t really mean much to the story as a whole, but were fun memories nonetheless. I … Continue reading

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San Antonio | Part 2

Yesterday I shared Part 1 about this trip.  Today I’ll pick up with our adventures just after we left the Alamo: We didn’t go into the Guinness World Records museum, but we were able to see a few things from … Continue reading

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My birthday, 2013

What a great birthday!  I know there are very few things that could top being surprised with a trip to Barcelona, Spain with your girls, but this year I honestly feel just as loved as I did last.  The gifts … Continue reading

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Our “Vacation-Mode” schedule

How in the world do I catch this “journal” up on the goings on of the past week.  There’s just no way to do so in one post, so this one will just tell you a little about what our … Continue reading

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Caswell and a Car Breakdown

Our first day of our mini-vacation was Sunday.  We drove through Fort Caswell and saw the grounds but weren’t allowed to explore them.  We made the decision to go back and get a better look on Wednesday, our last full … Continue reading

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Sand, sea, and sunlight

While thinking about and planning this trip I looked forward to the educational events we had planned, but I also dreamed of the hours we’d spend on the beach, soaking in the sun with the wind in our faces. The … Continue reading

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Battleships, cannons, and war artifacts.

Another boring school thing we had to do on vacation… poor kids… We drove from Oak Island, NC to the Southport/Fort Fisher Ferry because we wanted to make a stop by Fort Fisher and see the historical sites there.  I have a … Continue reading

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