Well, that was an exciting 1000 miles

May 11-12, 2012 – Moving always brings its own challenges; packing, cleaning, sending stuff you actually did need with the movers (thank goodness for Walmart), and driving 1000 miles in just over a day.  The movers were pretty good, they just showed up an hour and half outside their two hour window.  But, we still…

Joint Services Open House and Air Show

May 21, 2011 – We arrived at Andrews Air Force Base around 9am for the Joint Services Open House and Air Show.  Even after going through security and getting over to the air show site, we still had an hour to walk around and look at the planes. We got to see a few transport craft,…

Baltimore Exploration: Theatre, Italian food, and the Waterfront

April 17, 2011 – A few weeks ago we ventured to Baltimore, MD to see “Westside Story” at the Hippodrome Theatre.  We parked in the garage near the theatre, and then headed towards the waterfront. Several ships were in harbor, including a submarine, Coast Guard vessel, and older (1800s-ish) ship.  Isabella’s in Little Italy provided a…

Wild Horses, a Long Bridge and Home

August 23, 2010 – This morning we slept in a bit, since we arrived at the hotel so late.  The rest was definitely appreciated, especially since we decided to make the most of the drive back to South Carolina. We headed out on the road and wandered over to Assateague Island National Seashore.We were hoping to be…