It’s A Jungle Out There!

A highlight of our trip to Florida was the Sarasota Jungle Gardens. It was more gardens than jungle, but still a lot of fun. The highlight by far was the flamingos, where we got up close and personal. Here’s what we encountered inside…

Venice Here in the USA

With temperatures consistently in the 30s or colder, C had had enough. So, with a little prayer beforehand, I headed alone with him down to Venice, Florida to visit family spending the week.

Hoya Kid Mania!

Always a treat, Colin’s Hoya buddies spent the weekend to break up the winter blues. It was true chaos with five little ones, but we wouldn’t have it any other way. Here are some highlights of the cuties…

84 Degrees in February

The family had grand plans of a fantastic – albeit short – cruise from Southern Florida to the Bahamas over President’s Day weekend. But, Winter Storm Pax had other plans, grounding our incoming plane and cancelling our flight (with no option to reschedule that day, or even the next). Determined to feel some of the…

De Plane De Plane!

Enjoying a rare respite from the bitter cold, we headed to Gravelly Point Park after dropping off Nonna at the airport following a fun weekend together. It was C’s first time, and he loved every minute. Here are a few snapshots of his adventures with the airplanes.