Big Trip Lucky 13
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Big Trip Lucky 13

This summer saw us hit the road in our trusty minivan (it’s the same one we started with back in 2006!) for Big Trip Lucky 13.  Here’s a quick rundown of the points of interest along the way.  As I get any corresponding posts written for various locations, a link will be added to this…

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Meet Vacation Mouse
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Meet Vacation Mouse

Once upon a time, long long ago, I decided that it would be fun for our family to have a travel mascot join our trips.  I’m not sure where I got the idea originally but I’m sure I saw it somewhere and thought it was a great idea.  I chose Vacation Mouse (more commonly known…

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Freeman House
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Freeman House

I recently stopped at our local history museum, the Freeman House, to buy a Remembrance Poppy badge.  While I was at the museum, I also took some time to look through the museum exhibits.  How crazy is that – I took myself on a mid-week, mid-afternoon field trip to the museum, all by myself!  I…

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Semper Fi
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Semper Fi

A visit to the National Museum of the Marine Corps Washington, DC is known for its many monuments and the Smithsonian museums.  A short (or long depending on traffic!) drive south on I-95 will bring you to the National Museum of the Marine Corps in Quantico, VA. In my opinion, it is worth the drive.  The…

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My NPS Passport
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My NPS Passport

As I was building my National Park System page, I decided to add a picture of my park passport.  Once I opened it up and started looking through it again I thought maybe you’d also enjoy a virtual tour of my book. Where it all started… I bought my passport book at Petroglyph National Monument…

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