We decided to visit the American Revolution Museum at Yorktown today. (Yorktown is where the deciding battle of the Revolution happened. It was really interesting. They have a reenactment army camp and plantation outside that was fun to walk around. Also, we were able to have one of Mom’s friends from college join us for … Read moreHartian Vacation To Williamsburg! (And, Uh, Some Other Places.) – Friday.
We woke up at 11:00 am (which probably tells us we are doing too much at home), so we didn’t actually end up getting to Jamestown until like 1:00. 🙂 I had woken up at 10:40 something, looked at the time and thought, “Oh stink! We’re not going to get to do anything today if … Read moreHartian Vacation To Williamsburg!!!!! (And, Uh, Some Other Places.) – Wednesday.
Soooooo, We made a last minute decision to go on vacation (something that seems to happen quite a lot!) to visit Williamsburg. Huzzah! (My patriotic mood is quite strong due to the fact I brought two books about the Culper spy ring, and Mrs. Cote’s The Voice the Revolution and the Key. Also, we stopped at Barns … Read moreHartian Vacation to Williamsburg!!!! 🙂 Sunday through Tuesday.
Because these three days are just us driving from Florida to home, I decided to combine them all into one post, because it’s just a lot of driving. Day 9 Sadly, this is the day we packed up to leave. 🙁 We had a late check out that day – at 11:00 am. We had … Read moreHartian Family Vacation Days 9-11
We were able to rent our condo for one more night, and so we decided to actually leave tomorrow instead of today. Yay!!!!! Warm weather for another day! Anyway, we left for the Edison and Ford Winter Estates. They were beautiful! Apparently, Edison and Ford were best friends. So much so that Ford moved his … Read moreHartian Family Vacation Day 8
We had a slow start to our morning, eating breakfast late. The kids ate inside due to the fact that we kept getting bit by No-see-ums. We played Uno while we ate. It is an American themed Uno game with the pictures on the cards being jukeboxes, the Liberty Bell, the American flag, and an eagle … Read moreHartian Family Vacation Day 7
This morning we slept in till about 8:40, got up, I read my Bible, we ate a nice breakfast that mom cooked of eggs and bacon, looked at the time, then scrambled to get ready. We wanted to go to Lovers Key, and since it has a really nice beach and is great for shelling, … Read moreHartian Family Vacation Day 5
So last week I was a CIT at SpringHill camps. (If you don’t know what CIT means it means counselor in training) If you don’t know what SpringHill is-!! I suppose I’ll tell you. It’s a very fun day camp hosted in churches around the Midwest. For more information on what SpringHill is, click here. The link is to the … Read moreSpringHill Camp For K-5th Graders
Sorry I haven’t posted any thing. Disney is so busy, and I got sick the first day. Then I was sick for the rest of the trip, and after we got home it was a flurry of school work and activities. So here is (briefly) what we did days 9-16 (this is going to be a super … Read moreDay 9-16 Of the Hartian Family Vacation
This morning we got all our suitcases and everything in the car and checked out, then went to Toasted Mango for breakfast. (That place is a winner!) During breakfast, since today is mom’s birthday (September 7th) we gave her her gifts (which she had no clue she was getting). It was awesome! Then we got in the … Read moreDay 8 of the Hartian Family Vacation – 2016