This past week we were traveling. Being away from home always seems to put a curveball on diet and exercise. You are suddenly surrounded by all the high calorie options that you try to keep out of your home. You are more likely to fall off your exercise routine when you’re in different surroundings. Here… Continue reading Keeping Healthy When You’re Away From Home
Last week our family took a vacation and we went to St. Louis, MO. One of the main attractions that we planned on seeing was the Arch. I had never been to St. Louis before, let alone the Arch, so I was looking forward to what we would see and learn while were there. Ten… Continue reading 10 Things I Learned About the Arch in St. Louis
Yesterday, we were on the road for most of the day. We are on vacation and our destination was a ways away. We had to stay awake, so we started out with our BOGO Caribou Coffee. Jonathan took the first shift of driving. There were state lines crossed. There were lots of windmills. We started… Continue reading Vacation 2012 – Meet Me in St. Louis
A month or two before our 13th anniversary, Jonathan was putting together a secret plan for us to get away. He was so excited about it he even made me a chain to cut for each day until we left. He wouldn’t tell me anything about it until the week before, he told me we… Continue reading Red Wing
I was excited when Jonathan told me he wanted to go camping this Summer. I thought after our last trip, which consisted of many rainy nights and hail, he wouldn’t want to venture out in a tent again.
2010 was a good year. Here are a few of my highlights.
We slept well in our cabin and now we just had one more night away before we went home. We packed up and went to Sioux Falls.
Today we woke up to a chilly, wet morning. Thanks be to God, we and our beds were dry. The tent was wet outside and inside with condensation and we had to pack it up because we were going to head on our way back. So, we packed up our wet, muddy tent and made… Continue reading “Camping” Day 6
This morning we decided to head down to the “Ponderosa” restaurant for all you can eat $2 pancakes. It was great to have someone else cook and use real silverware and dishes. We were staying 2 nights here and therefore thankful that we didn’t have to pack anything up today.
This morning we woke up to another beautiful day. Today we were packing up and going to the next tourist trap… Wall Drug. Before we left, Jonathan fried us up some delicious eggs and bacon.