Hartian Vacation To Williamsburg! (And, Uh, Some Other Places.) – Friday.

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.

Hartian Vacation To Williamsburg!!!!! (And, Uh, Some Other Places.) – Wednesday.

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.

Hartian Vacation to Williamsburg!!!! :-) Sunday through Tuesday.

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.

Hurricane Harvey Relief Missions Trip Day 5

Our second to last day – this has gone by so quickly! Breakfast was pancakes and fruit. The devotional this morning was about Esther and trusting in what the Lord has planned for you. After breakfast, we fixed the lunch stuff then left to our job sites. Pastor Josh drove us there, left to go … Read moreHurricane Harvey Relief Missions Trip Day 5

Hurricane Harvey Relief Missions Trip Day 3

Today was our first “real” missions trip day. We got up and went to breakfast, which was served in a continental hotel type of way. I had hard boiled eggs, a piece of coffee cake, and cereal. It was pretty good. :-). After breakfast, we listened to a devotional and did some training (but it … Read moreHurricane Harvey Relief Missions Trip Day 3

Hartian Family Vacation Days 9-11

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

Hartian Family Vacation Day 8

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

Hartian Family Vacation Day 7

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

Hartian Family Vacation Day 6

We didn’t actually sleep in this morning, though we kind of lazed around.  Mom cooked a wonderful breakfast that consisted of eggs and donuts, which we ate as a great start to the day. Then we cleaned up, and slowly started getting ready to go to Sanibel Island. Then we looked at the time and hurried … Read moreHartian Family Vacation Day 6

Hartian Family Vacation Day 5

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