Our calendar was packed for this weekend. We started off Friday night with Parents Night Out. How can you say no to a bacon flight? Saturday was going to be a doozy -
Spring means it's almost time to start camping again! This weekend we got the bus out of winter storage. It's been a long time, and we all can't wait to start camping in
We spent our last night in Miami enjoying cake for dinner. Emma loves carrot cake, which could possibly be the worst cake ever created. 😝 Olivia chooses purely by looks and will get anything
We were lucky to visit Bimini two years in a row. Next year we may vacation in a different Bahamian island, which makes me a little sad we won't be back here for
We tried to make the most of our last day despite the windy weather and choppy ocean. The people we're renting the house from have a deal with one of the nearby hotels
Last night there were big thunderstorms and today it was super windy. It made the ocean way too choppy for swimming. Braden had a work call this morning, so the girls and I
Stingrays! This morning we headed out to swim with stingrays. Olivia got to go this time, and kept saying she was "so excited"! She was also excited she got her very
We started off day 2 with a little time at the playground. The girls didn't last too long before they were asking to go to the beach. This time we drove down to
We had some time before our flight to Bimini, so we grabbed breakfast at the hotel restaurant. Olivia wouldn't leave the hotel room until I gave her this fancy 3 braid hair do.
Next week is spring break and there is no better place to spend it than in the Bahamas. 🏝️ This morning the girls and I took a flight to Miami to meet Braden. This
Braden spent the weekend in Kentucky with some friends after spending the week working in Florida. That meant the girls and I were on our own. Friday night we got ice cream. Emma
We celebrated Valentine's Day with a heart shaped pizza for the girls and cheese fondue for the adults. For dessert we had chocolate fondue. I forget how easy and delicious chocolate fondue is.
Tonight Emma's school had art night. They learned a lot about Egypt, so all the art was Egyptian themed. Plus there were crafts. Emma got to write her name in hieroglyphics. We checked
The Minneapolis Convention Center hosts an RV show every year. We love going to get campground brochures and to see all the gadgets you can get for your RV. Emma has always loved
Today was the first day of school this week after 4 snow days in a row. It happened to be jersey day. Emma doesn't have her own, so I had her try on
A couple weeks ago Emma's school got a presentation from the Minneapolis Institute of Art about their Egypt's Sunken Cities special exhibit. Since then she's talked non-stop about going to see it. She
As with all our vacations these days I ended up at the doctor with Olivia who has a double ear infection. Luckily we're basically at home, so I was able to get in,
I've been wanting to spend a couple nights at a hotel with a waterpark for a long time. Emma has a 4 day weekend... and it's supposed to be really cold, so it
We've been having some unusually high temperatures for January. We made the most of it with smoked meat and a bike ride this weekend.
Bad weather in Galveston closed the port, so the ship wasn't able to dock at its scheduled time for us to get off. We took advantage of some extra hours on the ship.
On the last day of the cruise (Wednesday, December 26) there was a little something for everyone. The adults attended an adults only brunch. In the afternoon I took the girls to a
Merry Christmas (Tuesday, December 25)! Our first event of the day was decorating gingerbread cookies. We followed it up with more characters, an adult chocolate and liquor tasting followed by naps. Naps meant
On day 4 (Monday, December 24) we stopped in Grand Cayman. The four of us spent the afternoon with the dolphins. Clearly Olivia has been having tons of fun on this vacation because
On day 3 (Sunday, December 23) we stopped in Cozumel, Mexico. Olivia stayed on the ship with Braden's family, while Braden, Emma and I went swimming with stingrays. That night it was pirate