July 4th in the Carolinas

This past 4th of July week, Michael and I went to North and South Carolina for both family time and a vacation. Our trip spanned a week, from July 2 to July 9. Each 4th of July, Michael's side of the family comes together for a reunion at his grandma's house. She lives right on… Continue reading July 4th in the Carolinas

Father’s Day Weekend in Pensacola

Over Father's Day weekend, my husband Michael and I decided to celebrate our four-year anniversary on the beach. We invited my parents to join us, and the weekend could not have been more perfect. Of course, it was very hot -- that's to be expected in June -- but it was not overly hot to… Continue reading Father’s Day Weekend in Pensacola