Blogging Through the Alphabet, Family Travel

H is for Hot Springs National Park, Hot Springs Arkansas {Blogging Through the Alphabet}

Hot Springs National Park is a spot that my mom had on her bucket list for a long time. She was curious to visit the spot where gangsters like Al Capone and Lucky Luciano once roamed. I think it was a bit like her fascination with old Las Vegas (and, of course, the tunnels beneath… Continue reading H is for Hot Springs National Park, Hot Springs Arkansas {Blogging Through the Alphabet}

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G is for the Grand Canyon {Blogging Through the Alphabet}

Trying to decide what to write about each week as I blog my way through the alphabet has brought up a lot of terrific memories of family vacations and road trips from the past several years. With the letter G this week I had a bit of a tough time deciding on which location I… Continue reading G is for the Grand Canyon {Blogging Through the Alphabet}

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F is for Flower and Garden {Blogging Through the Alphabet}

There are a couple of things on our bucket list that hubby and I were both excited to do together. The first was to spend at least a month at Walt Disney World, the second was to visit the Flower and Garden Festival at Epcot. We managed these both at the same time a couple… Continue reading F is for Flower and Garden {Blogging Through the Alphabet}

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E is for Edmonton {Blogging through the Alphabet}

Continuing with my theme of places to visit for this round of Blogging Through the Alphabet I decided to feature our provincial capital - Edmonton - for the letter E. Edmonton and Calgary have always been rivals and from the time I was young I remember hearing about the Battle of Alberta - most recently… Continue reading E is for Edmonton {Blogging through the Alphabet}

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D is for Disneyland {Blogging Through the Alphabet}

For this week's Blogging Through the Alphabet it seemed to my girls that Disneyland was a natural choice. I admit it, we are a Disney family and have been since I was a little girl. I can remember visiting the construction site for Walt Disney World before that park opened, we were so excited that… Continue reading D is for Disneyland {Blogging Through the Alphabet}

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C is for Casa Bonita {Blogging Through the Alphabet}

Continuing on with our travel through the alphabet, I decided to feature a quirky but historic Mexican restaurant that we like to visit whenever we're in the Denver, Colorado area, Casa Bonita. This restaurant and entertainment center has operated in the same location for over 40 years and is well known in the area for… Continue reading C is for Casa Bonita {Blogging Through the Alphabet}

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B is for Banff National Park {Blogging Through the Alphabet}

Winter travels can be a real challenge so families like ours need to be flexible when making plans for getaways. This week was a perfect example. Daughter #1 had a week of vacation time so we decided to drive down to Boise, Idaho so she could visit the home office of Scentsy (she and her… Continue reading B is for Banff National Park {Blogging Through the Alphabet}

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A is for Abilene Texas – Blogging Through the Alphabet

Here goes, week number one in our next round of Blogging Through the Alphabet. How did I decide to choose Abilene, Texas? Well, you see we had a bit of an adventure this past November that found us spending a few days in Abilene after being rescued by an auto club tow truck in Lorraine.… Continue reading A is for Abilene Texas – Blogging Through the Alphabet

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Blogging Through the Alphabet as we Travel Around North America

Every time we begin loading up our vehicle in preparation for our next road trip I somehow get that silly little song from the Muppet Movie stuck in my head. You know the one with Kermit and Fozzie moving right along in a Studebaker? (I found a copy of it on YouTube you might like… Continue reading Blogging Through the Alphabet as we Travel Around North America

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Z is for Zocalo Chicken (Blogging Through the Alphabet)

Here we are at the Letter Z, the end of this session of Blogging Through the Alphabet. Although there have been some late posts, I've managed to catch up and have a recipe for every letter of the alphabet. For this final week, I went back to City Hall at Disneyland and found a delicious… Continue reading Z is for Zocalo Chicken (Blogging Through the Alphabet)