Off the grid on holiday!

Being “on holiday” is my new thing. I don’t really know what qualifies for holiday vs vacation, but since we were out of the country for 8 nights, I feel we were fitting in with all of the other families from “over the pond” and “holiday” it is! It was a lovely, glorious, relaxing 8 … [Read more…]

Dreaming of Boston

Dreaming… because I’m practically asleep at my desk this morning after a late flight home from Boston!  My family arrived at Detroit airport at 11:30pm last night, and our heads hit the pillows around 1:30am.  And yes, school doesn’t wait for anyone, so that meant “up and at ’em” at 6:30am like always. Zzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz….. oh, … [Read more…]

Blowing through the Windy City!

We had a whirlwind trip through the Windy City.  For real!  We blasted through the city and did a ton of stuff in only 2 1/2 days.  I’ll give you the highlights… Day 1 (1/2 a day…)  started out at the Adler Planetarium.  We saw some really entertaining shows and learned a ton about space, … [Read more…]