Move to Richmond

Move to Richmond

Roanoke we will miss you but now we are excited about our adventures in Richmond. We live in Woodlake community and we are taking full advantage of the ammenities it offers.  They have paved paths throughout where we have gone running, walked to smal playgrounds,  or...
Cookies and Christmas fun

Cookies and Christmas fun

So far this year we have been very busy with family fun and getting ready to travel to DE for Christmas. We have enjoyed looking at lights, putting up our tree, making cookies and family fun here in VA. Hudson’s really gotten into the lights, cookies and family...
Christmas Tree 2013

Christmas Tree 2013

Our family tradition is to go and cut down a Christmas tree every year.  No matter where we are we find a place. There were only 2 times since we have been together we went to a lot, Hudson’s first Christmas and one other time when we were traveling a lot....
Hudson’s First Bike

Hudson’s First Bike

So we finally found a bike for Hudson at a local bike store in Roanoke, East Coasters.  The sales lady was so nice and even helped Hudson learn to put his feet up for when he glides.  She even showed him pics of helmets he can get.  He picked the monster truck one!...
Hiking Adventures

Hiking Adventures

  Sunday April 7th we hiked to the top of Mcafee Knob and had a wonderful time with Hudson. He loved hanging out in his pack on the back of daddy. There are two ways to get to the top – hike the fire road to the trail or take the Appalacian Trail (AT) to...
Our New Place in Roanoke!

Our New Place in Roanoke!

Our new place!  We have moved to Roanoke and are loving the suburb life. Going from a furnished place to a non-furnished place has been interesting to say the least. We have slowly gotten furniture through Craigslist, friends and family and yard sales.  Phil and I...
2012 Christmas Tree

2012 Christmas Tree

This year we are in a new area but we kept the Christmas tradition Phil and I started years ago by finding a local place to cut down a tree.  My parents and sister went with us on one of the coldest days right now.  That seems to always be the case with us.  We wore...
Pumpkin patch

Pumpkin patch

It was a pumpkin patch kind of day! We took Hudson and his Nana to a local pumpkin patch called Morgan Farm.  He had a blast picking out the perfect pumpkin.  The best part was the tractor ride where he saw cows and other animals. He says moo when he sees them and...
Hudson the explorer

Hudson the explorer

We ha e been very busy lately just enjoying life and the beautiful weather we have had. We are trying to explore all the sites around the area and go to a ton of events. We never sit still, but hey we never did. Hudson is also exploring how to walk and he us babbling...
Outdoor Adventures

Outdoor Adventures

Last weekend we went on a family outing to the Blue Ridge Parkway which is about 29 minutes from our house. I grew up going to the parkway and Phil and I love to go in hikes so we are in a perfect location. Hudson loves to be outside and see what’s going on...