Choose Happy (Trails)

Lesson of the month is: You can control your attitude. It doesn’t matter what everyone around you is saying. It doesn’t matter what everyone around you is doing. You can control your SELF, if you so choose. I’m finding that this lesson is easier said than done-for adults and children alike! This past Saturday, I […]

Hot Days need Ice Cream

I know this blog is supposed to be about our state park adventures. But today we stopped by one of my favorite local treasures, and I just couldn’t resist sharing it with everyone! Gillis Hill Farm, Fayetteville, NC. The location is very unexpected. I’m told the development of this part of Raeford Rd. here in […]

1/2 and 1/2

Baby Bear explained our latest trip perfectly: It was half good and half Not-so-good. Let me bring you up to speed… Scene: Cliffs of the Neuse. Seven Springs, NC Condition: Hottest day EVER. I will start with the ‘not-so-good’ half, because I’d like to end on a good note. I was prepared for the Summer […]

Moving on Up

I think we’ve been under a flood watch/thunderstorm watch every day for the last 2 weeks. This has given me the opportunity for two main things: First: Potty Training Tiny Bear.  I’ve always heard girls are easier to train. Lies. Talk about adventure. I’m ready to move on, thank you! Second: I get to tell […]