On Monday, this photo came flying in like a blast from the past. My friend Courtney was apparently archiving some old photos to digital format and paused long enough to send me on this trip down memory lane. It’s funny how photos remind you of moments you’d likely never think of again, but as soon as I saw it, I remember that night like it was yesterday. . It was Halloween 2007 and we were (OBVIOUSLY) expecting Oaks to arrive any day. Outside of the fact that our little golfer doesn’t look very happy to be there, we were doing pretty good. How crazy is it that I remember that one of my biggest challenges at that time was blow drying my hair? (Oh, how life has changed!) It was exhausting. My arms were already tired from carrying that 15 month old chunky monkey around and by the time I finished, my …
Traveling this my family this week, we visited some natural falls and hot springs. It reminded me of an experience we had years ago.
When I was about 7 years old, my family shared a big green mobile home with some friends. We took lots of fun road trips in that big monster. I remember a fun trip to the Grand Canyon among others. But there is one memory that stands out the most.
The picnic table tip.
If you’ve ever eaten at a picnic table connected to the benches, that wasn’t secured to the ground, you’re already laughing. If not, let this be your warning.
Make sure your crew sits evenly on both sides.
The story goes that we were at this natural falls campground. We’d been playing in the water all day and returned to the camper to make hamburgers. (I say “we”, but now that I’m a mother, I know it was …