I can’t believe we’re already over two weeks into our trip. This past week has been a whirlwind of theme parks and family visits (and also having to replace the brakes on our truck and the door handle on the trailer), and now the whirlwind is over and we’re heading back on the road, camping in our wee trailer for the next few weeks. National Parks, here we come!
Before we left San Francisco, my ten- and thirteen-year-old cousins taught us how to make duct tape wallets. I can’t wait to make more!
On our meanderinf drive down the California coast, we loved stopping to see the elephant seals.
This display at Legolamd was thematically appropriate, don’t you think?
I was so excited to take this photo with my Instax camera that i didn’t even think to take a digital one.
We went to Disneyland California Adventure in epic rain. YOWZA.
And we went to Disneyland in gorgeous weather. Phew.
We’ve discovered that Owen is a total thrill-seeker! This is what four rollercoaster rides and three times on Splash Mountain looks like.
I don’t know when I’ll have reliable wifi again, so I have no idea when I’ll be able to post my next dispatch. Follow along on Instagram for quicker updates when I have cell service!
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