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Ocmulgee National Monument

Ocmulgee National Monument

We recently flew back from visiting family in Utah, and like usual, we flew into the Atlanta, Georgia airport. For our area, they always have the cheapest flights, so we make the 2 1/2 hour drive down there whenever we travel. But, for our last […]

Our visit to the Hindu Temple of Atlanta, GA

Our visit to the Hindu Temple of Atlanta, GA

Whenever we fly anywhere for vacation, we have found that the Atlanta, Georgia airport has the best deals. Although, it’s a 2 1/2 hour drive (give and take) from us, we find it’s worth it and make the trip. On our latest trip out to […]

Paris Mountain State Park

Paris Mountain State Park

What do you do when you have a day off? Well, when we have a day off, we head to the mountains! We are lucky that there is a decent sized mountain just about an hour from us. We hadn’t been out to Paris Mountain […]

Riverbanks Zoo in Columbia, SC

Riverbanks Zoo in Columbia, SC

We had an open Saturday recently, so we decided to take a day trip to the Riverbanks Zoo in Columbia, South Carolina. We had heard a lot of great things about the zoo, and figured why not! Who doesn’t love a great zoo, amiright?! Since […]

Natural Bridges National Monument

Natural Bridges National Monument

While on our Spring Break road trip to 4 of the 5 Utah National Parks, we made a stop at Natural Bridges National Monument near Lake Powell, Utah. After leaving the Needles district of Canyonlands National Park, we hit the road for our next destination, […]

Reed Gold Mine in Midland, NC

Reed Gold Mine in Midland, NC

When I found out there was a historic gold mine nearby, and that you could actually go into it still, I immediately told Troy to put it toward the top of the list of weekend places to visit. Not even 2 weeks later, and we […]

Zion National Park: Utah’s Mighty 5 pt. 5

Zion National Park: Utah’s Mighty 5 pt. 5

We have reached Day 5 in this blog series all about Utah’s Mighty 5 National Parks! The post before this, I wrote about Bryce Canyon NP, and on posts previous I covered the other three parks; Arches, Capitol Reef, and Canyonlands, respectively. If you’re just […]

Bryce Canyon National Park: Utah’s Mighty 5 pt. 4

Bryce Canyon National Park: Utah’s Mighty 5 pt. 4

So, like I said yesterday in my post about Capitol Reef National Park, we were pleasantly surprised by what we found there. Read all about it to catch up if you haven’t already. And, if you’re really behind, or just now finding this series, start […]

Capitol Reef National Park: Utah’s Mighty 5 pt. 3

Capitol Reef National Park: Utah’s Mighty 5 pt. 3

Day 3! Half way through with the Utah’s Mighty 5 series. I’ve covered Canyonlands and Arches National Parks. If you missed them click on either one to check them out! Today, I’m writing about the most surprising National Park we’ve ever been to… Capitol Reef […]

Arches National Park: Utah’s Mighty 5 pt. 2

Arches National Park: Utah’s Mighty 5 pt. 2

Hello, and welcome to Day 2 of my series on Utah’s Mighty 5 National Parks! In honor of National Park Week, I decided to finally share our awesome Spring Break trip from a few years ago, when we explored 4 of the 5 Utah parks. […]

Canyonlands National Park: Utah’s Mighty 5 pt. 1

Canyonlands National Park: Utah’s Mighty 5 pt. 1

In honor of National Parks Week (April 21, 2018- April 29, 2018), I wanted to finally share one of our most favorite family road trips! In this series I’ll be posting about one park each day for five days, Monday through Friday. So, follow along! […]

Weekend Getaway to Raleigh, NC

Weekend Getaway to Raleigh, NC

Last summer we took a weekend family trip to Raleigh, North Carolina and surrounding area. We were so excited to visit Raleigh! Troy lived there for two years before we were married while on a church mission as a missionary for the Church of Jesus […]



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