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…]

Adventures in the land up North!

This past weekend we went on a ski trip to Canada – our neighbor to the North!  The ski resort, Blue Mountain, was a bit of a drive.  It was 7 hours from our house.  Luckily the weather was good, but we didn’t even see any snow on the ground until right around the ski … [Read more…]

MLK ski trip weekend

This past weekend we hit the slopes of Northern Michigan.  It’s about a 5 hour drive from our house, but with the truck stocked with snacks, videos, iDevices and magazines, we kept entertained for the duration.  Boyne Highlands and Boyne Mountain were our destination this trip, but we also like to go to Nubs Nob. … [Read more…]