Monthly Archives: January 2017

Lake Lure, Day 3

From October 9….. Our last full day in North Carolina was bright and sunny, with just a little crisp fall wind.  We decided to do the lake tour and take advantage of the sunshine.  After another great breakfast we headed … Continue reading

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Lake Lure, Day 2

From October 8…. After another yummy breakfast, the girls helped Aunt Nancy in her office before we left for the day. Our plan for the day was to do some hiking up at Chimney Rock.  The clouds were moving out … Continue reading

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Lake Lure, Day 1

From Oct 7…. Our first day in Lake Lure looked like this…..with that big giant hurricane on top of us. We had expected the rain but still weren’t excited about it.  We woke up, cooked a delicious breakfast, saw a … Continue reading

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Harvest Fun

From October 2 – 6…… On Sunday afternoon the girls and I went with the Godby’s to check out Cheekwood’s Fall Harvest display.  Brent’s back was hurting so he was at home in bed while the rest of us were … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday to Me!

From Sep 29 – Oct 1 It was back to reality and back to real life again.  Sigh.  I can’t wait until we win Powerball and can just vacation all the time. Lilli was back at rocking Chinese class! Her … Continue reading

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Heading Home

From Sept 28th…. We woke up to a nice view of ducks swimming around our dock. Another view of our Tiny House. It was fine.  Just not my thing – I way more prefer soft and fluffy things to rustic … Continue reading

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A Tiny Cabin

From Sept 27th…… We woke up, spent some time in our perfect little Toronto apartment, then asked the concierge for breakfast advice.  He sent us around the block to a neat little restaurant inside an office building/mall called Marche.  It … Continue reading

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A day in Toronto

From Sept 26….. We had one full day to spend in Toronto sight seeing.  We could have easily spent several days, but we still had other things to see heading back towards Pittsburgh.  We bought day passes for the transportation … Continue reading

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Birthday Suggestions

Here’s some birthday ideas for both girls: Abbi – Abbi mostly just likes her cars.  She has requested more cars from Cars: this set (which seems pricey, it may be less elsewhere), this set, or any of the individual ones. … Continue reading

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Welcome to Canada!

From Sept 25th….. The line to get through customs wasn’t too bad, and probably only took us about 20 minutes to cross over into Canada and get our passports checked.  We were so glad to finally have a use for … Continue reading

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