Our family was provided complimentary tickets to Shedd Aquarium in exchange for review. All opinions are my own. This post may contain affiliate links. Since our home town doesn’t have an aquarium, we always try to visit them in the cities we explore. We were excited to spend the day at Shedd Aquarium, where there’s so […]
Our family was provided complimentary tickets to Chicago Museum of Science and Industry in exchange for review. All opinions are my own. This post may contain affiliate links. When we visited Chicago 10 years ago, Cole as just a baby and we skipped the Chicago Museum of Science and Industry. This time, with the kids being […]
Our family was provided complimentary tickets for Chicago Architecture Foundation River Cruise aboard Chicago’s First Lady Cruises in exchange for review. All opinions are my own. It was a chilly November morning when we boarded Chicago’s First Lady. Being from Florida the kids were bundled up and we immediately grabbed a table downstairs in the […]
Breakfast while traveling through the American Heartland. Chilling out in the lounge car. Train stop in Glacier National Park. There were volunteer rangers from the National Park Service on our train and the kids got to become honorary junior rangers.
So I finished posting all our Seattle pictures but that’s not where our vacation ended. We boarded the train from Seattle to Chicago and started our 2 day voyage to the windy city. The trip was amazing. The kids had so much fun and Cole decided that he only wanted to travel by train from […]
2 more cute pictures I came across from our day on the boat. Unless I find any other jems while I’m sorting through everything that pretty much sums up our trip. We’ll return soon to our regularly scheduled programing.
Kristi and I have decided that Kaya & Cole are going to get married and we will both live next door to them (somewhere in Florida, not where it snows). Kaya adored Cole while we were visiting. She even referred to him as her husband. What’s funny is that they are almost exactly the same […]
These are some more pictures from Millennium Park in downtown Chicago. Cole absolutly LOVED all the flowers that were in bloom. He was particularly fond of the beautiful tulips. If we would have let him, he would have spent all day picking flowers.
Our last stop on Sunday was at a restaurant called “Tyler’s Tenders”. It is a train themed place that had all sorts of stuff that Cole just adored. They had a HUGE model train display, a small train that you could ride on and a train even brought your food out at the bar. It […]
After the dairy farm on Sunday we swung by Vern’s condo and took a ride on his boat. Here we are with Kristi’s Uncle Eddie and his family who were in from Denver. They also went with us to the farm. Cole liked the boat. He was really tired so when we went fast he […]