Archive: June 2013


My Grandma is an amazing woman and on June 30th she celebrated her 100th birthday! Such an accomplishment. We came into town to spend time with her for a few days. Our boys helped with some landscaping chores around her house. The first evening my aunt and uncle hosted a BBQ at the campground where […]


The weather has been in the 90′s and very humid so we gave up on boon-docking in order to plug-in and have the comfort of A/C. We found a nice little tucked away park called Holiday Pines just off of I-80 near Langdon, PA. The bathrooms were nice and the playground was cute. Divagirl got […]


Part two of our journey to Pittsburgh. We’re back in dreaded Pennsylvania. Don’t get me wrong, the state is green and lush and gorgeous, but the driving (or in my case, riding) is slow and stressful. Today’s stop was Reptiland. Its easy to get to, just 6 miles off I-80. This was Mr. S’s paradise! […]


After surviving a jam packed skating weekend, it was time to head towards Pennsylvania for my Grandma’s birthday next weekend. Its a long trip from Lake Placid to Pittsburgh so I planned some stops along the way. First up we stopped at our first KOA campground, which was very nice. Apparently its the closest KOA […]


We’re in Lake Placid! Home to the 1932 and 1980 Winter Olympics…and they don’t let you forget it :) I am participating in an adult skating weekend here from Thursday through Sunday. All of your ice time is included and then you pay for group and private lessons separately. We stayed at Cascade Acres on […]