The Angels Share


  Once upon a time, my husband and Mr J drove from Houston to Syracuse (I agree – I also question my husband’s sanity of taking a 3 yo on a 20+ hour car ride).  Along the way he had two goals 1) go to a Cincinnati Reds game and 2) take the Makers [...]

Our Nations Capital


  Visiting Aunt Cat in Washington DC On the way to Syracuse the boys hit the Maker’s Mark Distillery and on the way home they invaded Washington DC and descended upon Aunt Cat and her 450 square foot condo.  The highlights of this quick trip were a night game at a Washington Nationals game [...]

Beach Break


  The first page has a couple of miscellaneous photos and then beach photos from our road trip to Walt Disney World. This was the first time Mr J saw the ocean. He was impressed and started playing in the sand right away. I wanted him to dip his toes in the Gulf of [...]

running Disneyland


  This layout isn’t actually a family trip. It is one that Joe went on alone. He was determined to get a runDisney Coast to Coast medal in 2012.  He had run the Disney World Half Marathon in January and and now it was time to run the Disneyland Half Marathon. In addition to [...]

On Our Way to Disney


  Waiting in the airport for out flight to Orlando.  Filling the time with a toddler can always be a struggle but the excitement of going to Disney makes it even harder.  Good things planes can always side track a little one. Kit Used: A Magical Journey filled with tons of magical elements Software: [...]