I can’t believe how fast our week went by! Unfortunately it was time for us to say goodbye to our Texas friends. We had a few hours to play on Monday morning before making our way to the airport. We had planned to make one more quick outing to the beach. Would you believe that […]
Staycation Day 5 – Breakfast, a Boat, & More Beach!
We had a few things planned for Sunday. All were close by (meaning no long distance driving with 10 people in one car… once was enough!). We were headed to our favorite little cafe down on the beach for breakfast. However, after our Saturday craziness in the Tonga Lei Room with the screeching monkeys and […]
Staycation Day 4 – Mr. Matt Took Me to Hollywood and All I Got Was a SPRITE…
Saturday was our ‘down’ day, so we didn’t really have firm plans. We had talked about taking a drive up to Hollywood so that Kerri could get a picture of the ‘Hollywood’ sign in the hills. It seemed like a relaxing thing to do coming off of a full day at Disneyland. Matt and I […]
Staycation Day 3 – Disneyland!
It’s Friday and we’re going to DISNEYLAND!!!The kids were so excited to go and see Mickey Mouse. Holt was so excited, Kerri had to go out and buy him some anticipatory Mickey pajamas to wear on Thursday night (during his sleep-over…). We had just been there back in March, but my boys were still excited […]
Staycation Day 2 – Beach Day!
On Thursday morning all the kids woke up bright and early. Hailey and Holt were still on Texas time, so I didn’t expect them to sleep too late, regardless of how long the sleepover drug on. We had designated this day as our ‘beach day’. Unfortunately the ‘June gloom’ was still hanging around, so it […]
Staycation Recap – Day 1
My good friend Kerri (whom I’ve known since elementary school) and her 2 kiddos, Hailey and Holt, came to visit us last week. They are officially our very FIRST visitors since we’ve been here in Cali! The timing worked out perfectly, in that it fell during N&E’s summer break from school. Hailey is the same […]