Posts Tagged ‘camping’

June 24th, 2012

Wedding, Grandmas and Grandpas, Disneyland, Camping, oh my!

Earlier this year we purchased season tickets to Disneyland as we ‘frequent’ southern California often to visit family and figured it would be a fun activity to do while down there.  Suffice it to say, we’ve been many times and will be returning many times this Summer in order to remain sane.

Last month I finally took my first vacation in years.  All my PTO hours have always gone to pregnancy leave, and therefore the only vacations I ever took were 3 day ones.  We went to San Diego for my friend’s wedding, visited my Grandpa, went to Disneyland, visited Grandma’s and Grandpa, then went camping on the beach!  It was a fun 10 day vacation but we were also … Read the rest »

April 23rd, 2008

we camp?

Growing up, if anyone were to mention camping to my family we’d laugh and ask, “you’re joking, right?” I mean, as a kid what was there for me to enjoy in camping? I would get filthy in a matter of seconds, freeze at night, eat gross food, and just be miserable the entire time.

So when Jesse invited us camping a few weeks ago, I was quick to recite my line: “you’re joking, right?” But after some convincing, we decided to give it a shot so we went and purchased all the necessary camping equipment and what we didn’t have time to buy we borrowed. We were straight forward in letting Jesse know that “the kids will probably be grumpy … Read the rest »