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Jan 04

Christmas in Galveston, TX

Time to go to the beach for Christmas break! Nana and Gramps met us as we got to Galveston State Park.   Christmas crafts! We had lunch at a fun restaurant decorated like a rain forest! We had a thunderstorm every half hour and some of the animals would come to life every so often …

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Dec 27

Austin, Texas

We spent a quick couple days in Austin before heading to the beach for Christmas. We packed a lot into a short stay and had fun exploring Texas’ capitol city. First up, we managed to arrive after dark again, oh well. But it was an exciting night with some noisy visitors after midnight… Ever heard …

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Dec 01

Back to Texas: Mineral Wells State Park

Glad to drive south away from freezing nights and cold winds, we made our way to Mineral Wells State park just west of Fort Worth. Here we got to walk across a spillway. The spillway was actually built higher several years ago because the capacity of the lake went down – so instead of dredging, …

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Nov 16

Roaring River State Park, Missouri

Our stay in Missouri at Roaring River State park brought an early Christmas for the girls! They had been asking for a visit to “someplace Laura and Mary” lived, after having read all the Little House books. We were 2 hours away from the House on Rocky Ridge and told them we were going to …

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Oct 21

New Orleans, LA

We found out last minute that we were going to get to go to Louisiana. When I plugged the address in and saw that we would be literally minutes from New Orleans, I immediately went to our Fulltime Family for suggestions on what to do if you only had one day in this renowned city. …

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Oct 01

Huntsville State Park

Finally got a shift in the weather – this week at Huntsville State Park was beautiful! Highs in the 80s and lows in the low 60s. Not too bad! The no-see-ums about ate us alive, but other than that it was a nice place to park for a week! One of the bestĀ perks to our …

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Sep 26

Lavonia Park, Texas

There are unique challenges when living a mobile life. One of which is the task of up and moving your entire home anytime you want to move. Bad weather can make this task more difficult. Today was moving day. We knew there was bad weather in and around the area so we were watching the …

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