Camping Road Trip – October 2018

Grab a hot beverage and check out our road trip pictures. 🙂 On this trip we visited 7 new PA State Parks and revisited 3.  We have been working on visiting all 121 PA State Parks since 2007.  In 2014 we picked up the Pennsylvania Passport book so we could have it stamped for each…

Hiking Road Trip from August 2016

A couple of years ago we went on a road trip to Seven Tubs Natural Area, Archbald Pothole State Park,  Salt Springs State Park, and New York.  Seven Tubs and Archbald feature pot holes formed over 12,000 years ago by flowing glacial meltwater. Seven Tubs Natural Area:   Archbald Pothole State Park:   Salt Springs refers…

Memorial Day 2018

On Memorial Day, I think about my grandfather.  He had 8 siblings, grew up on a farm and walked to school without shoes.  He fought in WW2 and had a near death experience.  If he hadn’t survived, I wouldn’t exist today.  He was always my hero, and not only because of what happened to him. …

National Wildflower Week

I found out yesterday that this week just so happens to be National Wildflower Week.  We went to Bowman’s Hill Tower & Wildflower Preserve yesterday as well.  Then we went for a walk along the Delaware Canal State Park.  We have been to this area before and I created a blog post about the preserve…

Shenk’s Ferry Wildflower Preserve Walk

~I loved visiting Shenk’s Ferry Wildflower Preserve so much!!! Hubby and I had so much fun exploring this beautiful gem. It’s one of my new favorite places. I saw a lot of native wildflowers I’ve read about but haven’t seen before. The phlox filled the air with a sweet floral scent that you just can’t…

Vintage Shop

Sometimes I enjoy looking around in vintage or antique shops.  I looked around inside one on the road trip the other day.  I found some cute items.  I like blue glass.  I even found a piece of blue sea glass last summer along the beach.  I also like to collect letters, post cards and pretty…