Running in a Tropical Paradise

Ryan and I were ambitious for this one. We woke up at 6:30, when it was still dark out, mind you. We wanted to watch the sunrise. We left at 6:45 and started our 4.1 mile run across the Cortez Bridge. This was our longest run yet, and our first run in warmer temperatures. WeContinue reading “Running in a Tropical Paradise”

Crab Hunting on Anna Maria Island

My uncle took us crab hunting on Anna Maria Island, where we caught 14 crabs, and I got super creeped out. We walked along the board walk, and my uncle was telling us what to look for. They are in the trees, on the fence posts, and in the dirt. They are small, black, withContinue reading “Crab Hunting on Anna Maria Island”

The Road Trip Chronicles

We are taking a road trip. 18 hours, 1,100 miles, 2 people, and a Volkswagen Jetta filled with luggage. We are headed south. To Florida, to be exact, to visit with my grandma. Our first day was uneventful, driving from Michigan to Nashville, Tennessee. But the second day. It started out uneventful. We left NashvilleContinue reading “The Road Trip Chronicles”