In January 2023, we woke the kids up at 5:30 am and took them to Lake Havasu. The multi-balloon take-off was supposed to happen at 7:45 am and we wanted to be on time to see it. We had many questions about where are we going. And, why is it so early? And many more.… Continue reading Lake Havasu Hot air Balloon Festival
Stop Saying it’s OK
Imagine having a child on the spectrum. Now imagine a child on the spectrum who loves talking to everyone. This child loves to tell jokes and make people laugh. Now can you imagine being this child’s parent and asking him/her to stop telling jokes for the umpteenth time? In less than an hour only to… Continue reading Stop Saying it’s OK
Titan Missile Museum
Our First Night in Tombstone.
We left Yuma at 10:00 am on the 31st of January, it was a windy five-hour drive. When we finally arrived at Wells Fargo RV Park, the girls and I went in search of a playground. Luckily for us, there was a small park with swings right next door to the O.K. Corral. They swung… Continue reading Our First Night in Tombstone.
Big Nose Kate’s and Loopy Lemonade
On our way to Tombstone, Arizona
Today is Monday, January 30, 2023, and is our last day of staying in Yuma. It has been a long day of cleaning packing and seeing our new friends one more time before we leave tomorrow. For two months we have been staying at the Windhaven RV park. Our first week here was for the… Continue reading On our way to Tombstone, Arizona
Went on another riverwalk, but this time we walked in the opposite direction than the last time. This brought us to some bridges. Of course this gave Kaarina and her friend (we’ll call her Mer) the idea to practice their bridges. As we continued on they discovered a little grassy hill to roll down. (I… Continue reading Bridges
Kingman to Yuma
Leaving Kingman we stopped at the Route 66 historical museum. This museum is part of the visitor’s center. There is a small fee to enter but it is well worth it. As we pulled into the parking lot there was a route 66 arche way you can drive under to get a picture of your… Continue reading Kingman to Yuma
I know I said I wasn’t going to write too much about my couch to 5k. Today however I had my son join me. So picture this a short-legged woman jogging next to a long-legged teenage boy. Yes, you go that right long legged and short-legged people should not run together. It opens up a… Continue reading Trained Today
Self Care Week Two
This past week we took an impromptu trip to Mohave, California. We stayed at a hotel and visited some people that we met last year while dad went to work. So, this week I did not run. I did however use a treadmill one day for thirty minutes. Then on Friday, we all went hiking… Continue reading Self Care Week Two