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Beach Week for High School Underclassmen?

It is a rite of passage for many graduating high school seniors — beach week.  I don’t know how far back the tradition goes, but I went way back in 19__, well before the invention of cell phones and back when the legal drinking age for beer was 18.  276 more words

Kids Ruin Everything.

Before having kids, I enjoyed being a night owl. After having kids, I had to be a night owl because those kids weren’t going to nurse and snuggle themselves all night long. 558 more words

under the sea week.

Happy Toddler Tuesday!

This week’s theme entailed lots of sunblock and sand in my car.

Please note:

Every time we pile into my little scion, the kids chant, “adventure time in Emmy’s box car.” 360 more words

Wildcards Vacation 2017: Colds and Charleston

This year my friends decided to switch up our normal Nagshead beach trip and travel an extra few hours south to Charleston, SC. It was a week-long adventure of discovering new places, seeing beautiful architecture, eating amazing food, and spreading germs between fourteen people and two apartments. 518 more words


Naples, Florida (May 13-18)

Food, fun and friends!

I left Charlottesville the day after my last final, for beach week in Naples, Florida with two of my closest friends. It was a spontaneous decision I made right after coming back from Munich and I know probably not the smartest decision, but I wouldn’t have changed a thing. 228 more words


Nags Head Finalizes Evacuation Plans in Preparation for “RVA Beach Week”

NAGS HEAD, N.C. — It’s a familiar scene in the coastal town of Nags Head, North Carolina. Men, women, and children filling sandbags, covering windows with plywood, and securing lawn decorations. 351 more words

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