Joshua on September 14th, 2008

We made it.  We survived our trip to Ventura.  Originally planned as just a quick visit to see Amber’s sister Ashley get married we decided to extend the trip and try to squeeze a bit more out of those pricey plane tickets. The trip started out great. The kids were fabulous on the flight into […]

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Joshua on April 23rd, 2008

We started day 2 early. All of the kids in both cabins were up early despite not sleeping much the night before. Amber cooked us a hearty breakfast of eggs, pancakes and bacon and we all chowed down. Wesley drank his coffee (really Swiss Miss with tiny marshmallows). Today is the day that we go […]

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Joshua on April 21st, 2008

We got the kids up and in the car as planned. The garage door closed at 12:40am. Wesley decided that he had slept enough and kept me and Amber busy for about three hours complaining, talking, and eating beef jerky. He mostly wanted to see cows, which I can tell you, are hard to spot […]

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Joshua on April 21st, 2008

Well, we made it home.  We had a great time, but I don’t think we’ll be doing anything quite that adventurous again.  At least not anytime really soon.  I’m planning to write more about each day of our trip in the coming days so stay tuned.  In the meantime you can peruse our pictures, many […]

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