DeSoto National Memorial

The whole family drove down to Bradenton yesterday to get baby’s handprint made for our wall collage. When he was done, we headed over to the DeSoto National Memorial. It was QUITE chilly for Florida, but we thought the location was a hidden treasure. The kids...

Happy 4th of July!

Here’s a blast from the past photo to celebrate. This was taken at St. Joseph’s in 2009. Hope you have a happy and safe 4th! I’ll post pics of our 4th tomorrow for Field Trip Friday.

Summer break is finally here!!

I don’t know if I’m going to stick with the local school schedule next year or not. We get so tired of school going until the 3rd week of June! Of course, we like not starting until after Labor Day… And if I switch it this year we’re going to...

Field Trip Friday — Picnic on Walden Pond

If we’re facebook friends, you’ve already seen a picture or two of our picnic on Walden Pond and maybe caught a little of the excitement I felt at seeing it in person. Seriously, people. WALDEN POND. I’m still giddy! On our way to the pond we made a...

Field Trip Friday — Concord Museum

After leaving Sleepy Hollow Cemetery, we drove down the road to the Concord Museum. From Drop Box We debated long and hard about what to see and what to leave for next time. There is a possibility that we will be leaving New York at the end of the summer so we knew...