Awoken shortly after getting to bed Winds from the winter rain storm trying to get in Windows rattle and the whole house sways All glowing lights suddenly flash off Laying here awake, thankful Thankful for a warm safe home Thankful for a still sleeping family Thankful it’s all rain and not snow Morning will comeContinue reading “Winter Rain Storm”
Today Jen had a rare day off during the week. When we found out about this we decided to take advantage and I made arrangements to be off work today and work another day instead. Our plan was to hike Cape Split for the first time together. Jen has never made the hike before andContinue reading “Change of Plans”
This morning we got up and headed to visit Jen’s Aunt and Uncle at their cottage by a lake. It’s about a two hour trip each way so we wanted to get away at a good time. We took Jen’s Mom with us as well as it’s her Brother we were going to see. VisitsContinue reading “Day at the Lake”
Last night Noah and I went out for a walk around Miners Marsh in Kentville while Jen took Ella to dance. It was overcast on the way down but dry. We weren’t very far into the walk before the rain started. Noah wasn’t thrilled about it, but we had a good time anyway. When weContinue reading “Wee Library and a Walk in the Rain”
Yesterday was Independence Day. What an opportunity being right next to the Nations Capital. Someday I might look back and regret our decision to stay out of downtown Washington DC for the day, but we had a great day anyway. The weather was off and on raining all day. At some points it came downContinue reading “Day Eight – Chesapeake Beach and Fireworks”
Today was our last driving day to get to the main area we are staying. We left at a good time and headed to Easton Pennsylvania so we could break up the drive at the Crayola Experience. On the way we met up with our friends from New Brunswick who had a bit of aContinue reading “Day four – Conneticut to Maryland”
This Saturday morning has started out wonderfully. First I slept in until 6:30, then headed down stairs with just my little man. While he played and watched a little Pokemon, I curled up in a chair with a nice cup of tea and started a new book. The rain falling outside was perfect background noise.