10 years ago, Ashley and I snuggled up together with our little 6 month old daughter and rung in a quiet year in our quiet, little, run-down house. The house used to belong to her grandmother and her six aunts and one uncle grew up here. Over the years I have heard so many wonderful [...]
This article was stolen from the Roanoke Times and reposted here with kind memories of a person I have never met.
But, ah the stories that I’ve heard.
If you have ever walked our local patch of the Appalachian Trail, you must consider yourself a very lucky person and much of the appreciation of this should go [...]
Thanks so much for the kind words about your visit to
Fantasyland. I look forward to this each year as well. It’s
like a big family for me. In fact I’m a part of each
family’s own traditions. I play my part to enhance the love
you all share at Christmas. I’d love to plan some events
this year [...]
The Donahues wanted to thank you for the wonderful gifts of songs and stories that you shared with us yesterday. We look forward to this every year. We love how time slows down and the magic takes over in that little room. Our three kids enjoyed it so much. Almost as much as I [...]
The Donahue Family looks forward to Christmas every year. We enjoy so many winter holiday traditions. The Salem Christmas Parade, Roanoke’s Dickens of a Christmas, taking a hike on the crunchy AT, sharing the smells and tastes of Christmas with the kids, visiting with friends and family; all of these have a special part in our [...]
Thanks for being along for the ride!
Christmas Eve Fun Run/Walk
Dec 24 12:00pm - Dec 24 3:00pm
Friday, December 24 · 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Location Vic Thomas Park (behind Black Dog Salvage on the Greenway) Roanoke VA
See map below:
3 mile and 1 mile options for runners and walkers. Kids 1 mile fun run. Cookies and Cider after the event.
They have also planned a younger [...]
The musings will continue. School is on break! Good luck with your kiddos.
Snow days are epic. They are gifts for the school teacher who hardly ever gets to see his own children during the day. I normally pick my kids up at 4 PM and then move them through homework, dinner, bath time and then to bed.
But snow days are magical. You want the day to last forever, [...]
You don’t have to look far on kidsadventuring.org to see that we are KEEN fans. I wear and highly reccomend the KEEN Newport 2. My constant shoe, I have three colors. For serious hiking, I’ve got the Targhee II Mid, and for dressy occasions (going on a date with my lovely wife, Ashley at [...]