A catch up post

This past year has been crazy! We are now living in England and loving it. I am going to post a few pictures of our adventures here and in the future if I have time I will back post more details.

Our first outing in England we headed to Framlingham Castle. Around the same time […]

Family Vacation: Albuquerque

We spent a couple of days in Albuquerque with Aunt Kenzi and Uncle Todd. The kids had a wonderful time playing with Kailey and Cope. One thing they came away with and decided that was so cool was Uncle Todd’s high tech tv and gaming system. The loved that he could talk to […]

Family Vacation: Westward Ho!

Ready To Travel

Waiting for Grandma’s Biscuits

The day after school was out, we started out on our family vacation. We headed south first and stopped at Grandma and Papa Hibbs’ farm. After dealing with tricare and the headache of getting Wauryn what he needed to treat his pneumonia, we enjoyed our short […]

Spring Break w/ Grandma & Papa Booth

Chimney Rock

For spring break we headed towards Wyoming. On our way, we stopped by Chimney Rock. The kids decided that it looks like a pinkie being held up. We had fun looking at it, but I think everyone was a little disappointed that they don’t allow you walk up to it. The best […]

Sandhill Cranes

We decided to surprise the children and head out on a quick little road trip. We have heard lots about the sandhill crane migration that happens twice a year. The cranes fly from as far north as Siberia and south as Mexico and all of these birds (hundreds of thousands) […]

A Weekend in Kansas City

Kansas City! Fritz’s Railroad Restaurant

To celebrate our 11th anniversary, we took the family to Kansas City! We started our weekend adventure at Fritz’s Railroad Restaurant. What a fun place! We loved watching the trains come and go and waiting for our food to be delivered by a train! Everyone was entertained, even little […]

Family Vacation: The Drive Home

Little Adventures

We like to take the back roads when traveling, which can sometimes led to fun adventures. On June 4, While driving through Pennsylvania on our way home we found a fun little creek for the kids to play in. It was really fun, until Payton slipped on a rock and became muddy […]

Family Vacation: Palmyra and Lake Erie

Smith Cabin

We started our day in Palmyra by visiting the Smith Family Farm. We saw the log cabin were the Smith family was living when Joseph Smith first saw the angel Moroni. Then we went to the frame home where the gold plates had been hidden many times. Finally we spent time in […]

Family Vacation: Niagara Falls & the Erie Canal

Horseshoe Falls

Today we took a break from church history sites and focused on national sites. (Though it is recorded that Joseph Smith and some other brethren did go to the Niagara’s…so maybe it is still church history). We spent the afternoon looking at the amazing falls. We were all surprised at how windy […]

Family Vacation: Kirltand, Ohio

Today we were able to discover historic Kirtland. After church we headed to the church history sites and had a little sack lunch. The weather was beautiful today! After enjoying our lunch we went in the the visitor center and was shown around all the sites. We enjoyed all of them and […]