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Tuesday, January 25, 2011

The OBX Experience...

So we did the Disney vacation last April and are in dire need of a relaxing, summer vacation for 2011.  Hell, we've had about 4 feet of snow in the past month and it's super fun to research online over a glass of wine while it's snowing outside.  Another foot coming tomorrow!  My Traverse has been AMAZING in the snow this winter.  I really love driving it, the way it tracks so well in the snow and slush.  So sure-footed and we feel so safe!

But the Traverse needs another adventure.  A sun-roof adventure.  We're thinking about a week on the Outer Banks of North Carolina.  Now that we know we can drive to Disney, we can do anything.  REALLY.  Twelve or so hours, piece of cake!  As long as that bridge in Delaware cooperates...

OBX looks amazing.  I am in need of something new.  Don't get me wrong, we love R.I. and Cape Cod, but we figure this is something we can still do when the kids are young and we aren't tied down to camps and lessons and friends.  A week on a wide, white sandy beach with a house across the street to call our own.  A house with a pool and a blender.  A house with lots of bedrooms so we can invite a couple other families to join us.  Other kids to keep our kids occupied.  Sound enticing?  

I have a house in mind.  It's pretty sweet.  JUBILEE anyone?  I WILL NOT DRIVE TO THE BEACH!

Only 2 weeks remain that are not booked yet.  So if you think you would be able to put up with us for a week in luxury, let us know.  Chris will do the cooking.  Corolla is calling the Stows.

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Blogger Baydog said...

You'll love the Outer Banks. Corolla is beautiful and the farther north you go from the causeway, the more quiet and private the beaches become.

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