The Back-up Plan

The Back-up Plan

We attempted to go flying in a helicopter with Les today. But…once again, just as several times before, the weather did not cooperate with our plans. Instead, we took Nouna Cassandra to the children’s museum since we still had a membership there.  They had...
Where in the World is Zach?

Where in the World is Zach?

Last week, Les was presented with an opportunity to bring someone with him on his next trip.  The owner specifically put in his paperwork that the pilot could bring someone with him – as a gesture of kindness.  It was very kind, indeed. We decided Zach would get...
Bear! O My!

Bear! O My!

We recently got back from a wonderful trip at a cabin in the Smoky Mountains of Gatlinburg, TN with Les’ family.  It was our very first trip with his parents, siblings, and their families. I have to admit that my ideal get away is at a cabin in the woods.  My...
For Those We Love

For Those We Love

The other day, Les had the opportunity to move a helicopter from Kentucky to Indiana and was able to take the boys with him.  Flying helicopters is one of his greatest joys.  He’s been wanting to fly us in one ever since he got his helicopter license so this was...
Climbed Mt Everest for My Birthday!

Climbed Mt Everest for My Birthday!

Okay….not quite Everest but Niki & my aunt said I looked I was ready to climb it.  I’ll take it! I got a baby carrier backpack for my birthday.  My kids & I went for a leisurely hike around the park near the art museum. I wanted to try out my...
Road Trip to Salem

Road Trip to Salem

History.  It’s full of interesting stories. We hit the road north headed for Salem to learn about the story behind the Salem Witch Trials. There’s a possibility that the cause of it was due to ergot poisoning.  It is a fungus that grows on cereal grains...