As a kid, I spent every summer weekend at Pier 151 on Lake Wawasee. The “lake” as it was simply known to me was where we went to play in the water. Boating, skiing, turtle hunting, and more. As far as things I miss about my birthplace, that’s right up there. The access to water and the warmth of that … Read More
The kids took their first trip to Indiana without parents to visit family this past summer. I can’t really say what went on because I was a 1,000 miles away. Maybe they will share some stories in the comments. The kids had a great time and said they would go back.
The kids had a 5 day weekend from school so we called in some troops for a Colorado visit. Nana loves pumpkin season so we thought it fitting to take her to the craziest pumpkin patch in Colorado. Pumpkins came early this year so there wasn’t much to choose from. But, we were able to find a few good ones.
On Monday we said goodbye to the lake and made the short drive back to Fort Wayne. The girls were so excited to be able to see Grandma Hakes’ new house for the first time. So we made that our first stop. They loved her new place. Especially the garden in the backyard and the fact that they had their … Read More
We dropped off the RV and were home for exactly two days before leaving for our next adventure. It was time for our annual summer visit to Indiana to visit the family. This trip is always less hectic then Christmas time. But, when you live in a desert climate you just wanna die when heading back to the Indiana humidity. … Read More