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...
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...
Visiting a Farm

Visiting a Farm

Oh I know today is voting day, I did vote!, but today Hudson got to see cows up close and I thought my heart would melt. He was so excited to see these cows he could not stop yelling moo to us.  We went to my cousin’s in laws farm to visit with her kids and to...
Fall in Virginia

Fall in Virginia

Fall is here and we are loving this weather.  The leaves are so pretty and are changing fast this month.  I have taken photos over the past few weeks each week to show the changes in our neighborhood.  It shows the view we get when we take the golf cart down to the...
Mini fall vacation

Mini fall vacation

The other weekend we finally went on a mini vacation to Cambridge MD and Delaware.  We saw some of Phil’s family, relaxed on the water in Cambridge and took Hudson to the beach for the first time.  Lots of fun but way to short.  Next year we will spend more time...
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...

We have been having so much fun playing outside I haven’t had much time to blog lately.  Hikes in the nearby parks are our new favorite adventure. Hudson is growing so fast and babbling non stop.  He is almost walking on his own and laughing at so many things. ...
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...
Boat Ride on the Lake

Boat Ride on the Lake

Hudson’s first boat ride weekend! (April 14th) We rented a boat for the weekend and went out on the lake with both sets of grandparents. Hudson wasn’t too thrilled with the life jacket he had to wear but he loved sitting in the driver seat with both...