Tag: Road trips

Road trip from Chicago to the Grand Canyon

Road trip from Chicago to the Grand Canyon
My husband and I camped at the Grand Canyon before we were married.  It was an eye-opening road trip for many reasons and I believe my ten and seven-year-old are at an age they can appreciate the beauty and greatness of nature and the family experience. Or so I thought. Since we sat down and... Read more »

Carly Rae Jepson's "Call Me Maybe" On Repeat in My Car

Carly Rae Jepson's "Call Me Maybe" On Repeat in My Car
My husband and I met the first day of college.  During those four years plus the following six years, until we began procreating, we took every free opportunity to take a road trip.  We drove everywhere from the Smokey Mountains to the Pacific Ocean. Cell phones and GPS were not mainstream yet and instead used... Read more »