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I have just spent a bulk of my past 24 waking hours racing through the book Big Little Lies. Gosh, it feels amazing to be so consumed by a book that all you want to do is read it at every small or big opportunity. It was hard putting the book down or not thinking about Madeline, Jane, Celeste, or their terribly convoluted lives when I was supposed to be doing something else.


Last Week We drove back from Nashville on Monday morning after two full fun days at the Gaylord resort and one morning at the Hermitage, President Jackson's house. The house itself was glorious (and huge!) - we all enjoyed a good amount of history that day. The resort was a feast for the eyes - all those trees and gardens inside the massive building!

On our drive back home, we had couple of hours to kill so we took the kids to the Dinosaur World in Kentucky. That turned out to be a good decision as the kids had a blast and the adults also had fun learning something new.

Currently This weekend is so far turning…

Since it's a long weekend...


I'll be off the face of internet (maybe, don't count on it) for three days...

as I drive through the meandering roads all the way from my home in Virginia with close friends

to one of the awesomest nature's paradise on earth in West Virginia.

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I'm going to leave my baggage at home and stare at the beautiful cascading waterfalls

And go hike, enjoying the last days of summer (or is it the first days of Fall? But the leaves are still green!)

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And stare at others go river rafting!

Happy Labor day weekend to all who celebrate it and happy weekend to the rest of the world.

(PS: Please don't publish too many posts until I am back.)

Comments

Juju at Tales of Whimsy... said…
Oh how fun darling! Enjoy!
bermudaonion (Kathy) said…
I hope you have a blast!
Helen Murdoch said…
Sounds like a wonderful way to spend a long weekend, so relaxing and rejuvenating!
zibilee said…
Oh, I think you are going to have the most amazing time out there, Aths! I hope that it is all you wish for it to be, and that you are safe. See you soon!
Jill Broderick said…
Your trip sounds wonderful!  Hope you have a great time and bring back pictures for us!
Athira / Aths said…
It sure is. My vacations are usually hectic, since we plan a lot for a short time, but this time, we had 4-5 hours in the evenings free.
Athira / Aths said…
Thanks! It sure is so much fun and relaxing here!
Giving Reading said…
The pics are awesome and I am sure the experience would be too :)
Athira / Aths said…
The experience was fabulous! :)

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