A New Chapter for T4

A New Chapter for T4

Noah left for college today.  After 18 years of having the guy around, we are going to have to adjust to a new chapter in our lives.  Nathan and I are so excited (and maybe a little jealous) for Noah.  He is starting his new chapter in Lawrence, Kansas, at the University of Kansas (our favorite University). This change has left me feeling unsettled.  For example, I sometimes cry out of the blue.  Like when I was shopping at Schnucks…

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A Father’s Day Post

A Father’s Day Post

The Papa of T4 gave up social media last year.  He had the realization that posting on facebook and Instagram was a giant waste of time.  So I decided to write a belated Happy Father’s Day post here on my blog. Noah and Lily are so lucky to have a Papa like you.  You have given them the love of adventure and taught them to get back up when times are tough.  You say things like, “My favorite thing is…

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The Origin of T4 and The Grandest Adventure

The Origin of T4 and The Grandest Adventure

Traveling with young children is hard work.  When Noah was 5 and Lily was 2, I realized that in just 3 years we could go on some real vacations. Nathan nicknamed our family of four T4 and convinced the kids (and sometimes me) that we were adventurers.  When the kids were little we took small trips to the woods to hike and campgrounds to explore.  Finally the time came when Noah was 8 and Lily was 5, so we set…

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