Hawaii: Sunset cruise, Manoa Falls

I stood in line for 45 minutes at Starbucks this morning. Lots of people like their coffee, that's for sure. There's a Starbucks in the lobby of our tower, but it's temporarily closed. COVID maybe? Or not enough workers? The boys went to the army museum this morning, and I spent some time at the … Continue reading Hawaii: Sunset cruise, Manoa Falls

Hawaii – summer vacation

We were supposed to go to New York City in summer of 2020. But we don't need to rehash the #fail 2020 was. We originally thought we'd just roll over our trip to summer 2021. But when we had to start making plans in January 2021, things in New York City weren't quite back to … Continue reading Hawaii – summer vacation

July 8-11 // Rosemary Beach

I could get used to this view. We did have a situation this year. Zach got second degree burns...a total #momfail. He had been taking some medication that made him sensitive to the sun, and it stays in your system for 30 days. He couldn't go out to the beach, or really be outside. 😞 This … Continue reading July 8-11 // Rosemary Beach

July 7 // Rosemary Beach

Rural Alabama. We're the lonely car on the road. Our Birmingham friends, Steven and Marley, invited us to eat dinner at their house. So fun to see them again...it had been 20 years! Their house backs up to a river inlet. That night, the boys and Steven and Marley's daughters went "rafting" (like tubing - … Continue reading July 7 // Rosemary Beach