Tag Archives: Travel

Traveling Changes the Routine

Our daughter loves to travel and handles the associated ups and down extremely well.  Right now, her routine has been altered by, first, her Mommy traveling and, now, by her Daddy. Her mother had a conference to attend in Oregon. … Continue reading

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What She Did on Spring Break

It’s been a busy week for my daughter.  It’s her Spring Break. It began with a school-wide Fun Run on the Friday before. Having never run anything like that before, she was rather nervous.  She wasn’t the only one.  Her … Continue reading

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Two Cents Worth

Our daughter, sometimes known as the little boss, likes to make her opinions known. The pictured book above is a collection of rental properties belonging to the National Trust in the United Kingdom.  When we travel, either in the United … Continue reading

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10… 9… 8…

The countdown had been underway for days.  Every day we would ask our daughter how many days until Christmas vacation.  Every day, she would immediately tell us.  Monday night, we went to bed – excited – knowing that the countdown … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving – A Recap

My wife, my daughter and I have returned from our Thanksgiving trip to visit my mother and brother.  All in all, you couldn’t have asked for a better trip and visit.  Our flights were on time or early.  The media … Continue reading

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Holding Down the Fort

As Mommy sometimes does, she’s been out of town for the past three days, attending a conference in Canada.  When she’s gone, Daddy and daughter get to hold down the fort together.  In her five and a fraction years, our … Continue reading

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Sunday Walk in the Park

On Sunday, my wife, my daughter and I took our two Labrador Retrievers for a walk in a nearby park.  There you will find a dog park (a fenced in area for dogs to run free), trails, soccer fields (every … Continue reading

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Long Distance Pregnancy

For much of her pregnancy, my wife lived in Florida while I lived in North Carolina.  As we had before, we commuted frequently (2 to 4 times a month) with one of us flying to visit the other.  Before the … Continue reading

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Aunts & Uncles

Our daughter is fortunate to have two aunts and three uncles just by showing up.  Even more fortunate is that all of them take an active, albeit from a distance, positive role in her life.  Over time, we have added … Continue reading

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Photographs

As mentioned under the Privacy tab/ page above, I most concerned about privacy.  At the risk of rendering this blog a bit more impersonal, you won’t see the names or recognizable images of my daughter or my wife on this … Continue reading

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