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South Carolina

South Carolina
South Carolina has a beautiful coast.  We arrived in Myrtle Beach, SC on my birthday.  A large winter storm was forecasted to hit the East coast al...

Battleship North Carolina, Wilmington

Battleship North Carolina, Wilmington
USS North Carolina was built in 1937, launched in 1940, commissioned in 1941,  decommissioned in 1947.  728 feet long. During World War II it part...

Visiting Family in North Carolina

Visiting Family in North Carolina
 We visited my family in North Carolina and spent Christmas together.  It was full of cousins playing games, jumping on the trampoline, racing on t...

Fort Benning, Georgia

Fort Benning, Georgia
We visited Aunt Amanda (Chris's sister) and Uncle Mike in Fort Benning, GA. It was so great to stay in their guest room, use their kitchen, (have a...

Alabama

Alabama
In 1965 right here in Selma, Alabama about 600 people crossed this bridge to march fifty-four miles to Montgomery, Alabama for their right to vote....

We crossed the Great Mississippi River!

We crossed the Great Mississippi River!
We are celebrating Chris's birthday so we are going cat-fishing in Louisiana.  We bought some stink bait (it really stinks... BAD). Chris found a f...

It is Sunday and we are in TEXAS

It is Sunday and we are in TEXAS
We stopped in Fort Worth, Texas Saturday night.  Before we go to bed on Saturday night we google search churches near us and make a decision where ...

Carlsbad Caverns National Park, New Mexico

Carlsbad Caverns National Park, New Mexico
Our next destination on our list is Carlsbad Caverns National Park in New Mexico.  It is located in southern New Mexico.  The weather is warm, sunn...

Montezuma Castle National Monument in Arizona

Montezuma Castle National Monument in Arizona
The Montezuma Castle in Camp Verde, Arizona is over 900 years old built into a Limestone cliff.  The Sinagua people were daring builders and skille...

Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona

Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona
I had butterflies in my stomach knowing that we are going to see the Grand Canyon. Seriously, I am so excited.  The day before we made it to Willia...

Boulder City, Nevada-- Calvary Chapel

Boulder City, Nevada-- Calvary Chapel
Boulder City was a lot quieter than Vegas and full of Retirees.  It is Sunday,  a perfect day to take a little break from driving.  We found a litt...

Las Vegas and Hoover Dam

Las Vegas and Hoover Dam
In the vast Nevada desert the next large city we drove into was Las Vegas. We pulled into the city just after sunset, so all the city lights were g...