Monday, July 14, 2014

Trip part 1 to cabin in WV

On the 4th of July we woke up early and got ready to hit the road on our week long vacation!

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We were invited to go with our friends Laura and Micah to his parent’s cabin in WV.

For 9ish hours we followed their “blueberry” car.

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Drove by Pilot mountain

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Almost 400 miles ( I think this was at least 1hr into driving)

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Thru several tunnels

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and we got stuck in a 4th of July parade! or the part where they turn off and turn around.

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Meanwhile I “borrowed” my daughter’s Kumi loom that I had bought at a quilt show a while ago and I never got to make anything with it.

Here I used patriotic colors!

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turned out cute- this one wasn’t long enough to make anything, but others I made long enough to make into an adjustable bracelet.

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We arrived at the cabin mid afternoon.

It was in the middle of NOWHERE WV! way down dirt roads. cool!!

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Here’s Laura and Sonja hanging out

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Micah took Dan and the kids out on the 4 wheeler

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They are big hunters, but it’s not deer season.

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But they still did some target shooting and Bjorn got to try it too.

Too scary for me.

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We had some great relaxing days!

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3 comments:

Suze said...

Oh, Bea, you make homesick. I was born and raised in WV. My 45th class reunion in there the 1st weekend in August. However, I'm going on a quilt tour to England. My brothers live in two "cities" in WV and one brother's wife is a pastor in another WV city 175 mi from him. They each travel to visit the other every other weekend. They make it work. Looks like you had fun, though.

Connie Kresin Campbell said...

Great pics and it looks like everyone is having fun!

Michele said...

It does look like you all had some fun