I love the privacy and peacefulness of living in the woods, but I grew up on the water and I've been missing it. Last week was Spring Break and the perfect time to pack up the kids and hit the road.
Can you tell that our minivan has a DVD player? In my defense, I only let the kids watch movies in the car when we're on a road trip; they're not allowed to watch videos if we're just driving around town. Poor things.
Yay! We're getting closer. I'm feeling better already.
I'm so happy to smell the ocean air that
I don't even mind the squawking seagulls.
They'd better watch out, though . . .
. . . this eagle won't hesitate to swoop in and steal their food.
Speaking of eagles, my 9-year-old possesses the eyesight of one. She found a starfish at the beach. It's a gift. If there's a starfish laying around, this kid'll find it.
Dinner last night: chicken enchiladas, refried beans, corn, green salad