August–No Posts

Wow. I didn’t post at all in August. I think that’s the first time since I started my blog that I haven’t posted in a month. August was hot and special. The first bit of August was consumed with getting home, unpacking, and working on some of the things we had neglected. Seamus and Gilbert… Continue reading August–No Posts

Cincinnati–Day One

We arrived in Cincinnati in not the best moods, as everyone was tired and a little cranky. Unfortunately, food didn’t help! We went to Skyline Chili for dinner. Seamus and Patrick loved their food, but they were out of the vegetarian option, so I had a baked potato, which was actually really good. Porter and… Continue reading Cincinnati–Day One

Spring Lake, NJ and Newport, RI

Wooooohoooo! First ocean beach of the year, and it’s one of my favorites. We went to Spring Lake, New Jersey for the third summer in a row. We visited with our friends, hung out on the beach, and enjoyed the best of summer—Italian ices, salty water, and sandy feet. The kids were so happy. Wednesday… Continue reading Spring Lake, NJ and Newport, RI