• Florida,  Travel

    St. Augustine Getaway

    A few weeks ago, hubs and I escaped to St. Augustine (the oldest U.S. city!) for a night. It was the 2nd time ever away from the kids and the last one was 18 months ago. It was time, haha! We were looking forward to sleeping in past 6:30am, but oddly we both didn’t sleep great at our little bed & breakfast place. Oh well, we’re used to it 😆. However, it was easily made up for by having just each other to ourselves for a hot minute! We had a super tasty dinner at Harry’s restaurant…and yes, those are bacon-wrapped scallops—DROOL. Afterward, we meandered the historic streets and got…

  • Family,  Florida,  Travel

    Timucuan Preserve – Theodore Roosevelt Area

    Here I was with my babes in the woods, spattered with bug spray and heading down the trail in the surprisingly pleasant Fall weather that Northeast Florida had given us that day; slightly overcast and not too muggy with a breeze in the air. We were exploring the Theodore Roosevelt area of the Timucuan Ecological & Historical Preserve. It’s a nice little trail! Along the way there’s a fork to the right over to the marsh and you might even spot a Great Blue Heron. If you’re interested in learning more about the preserve and surrounding historic area, check out this website. And taken from what I had posted on…