Here we are! The long awaited* pictures from my family's road trip to Virginia:
On the first night of our drive we ate dinner at the Olive Garden. Scott and I insisted because we hadn't eaten at the Olive Garden in like forever. It's like dining in the backyard of a delightful Italian stereotype.
My other exciting nerd-core moment on the way down was a stop in Pennsylvania to Breezewood to rescue my newest gnome. Meet Syd-gnome Crosby!
Also pictured: the Appalachian Mountains.
Whilst driving along the Blue Ridge Mountains we saw several deer. I would also show the video of the bear we saw, but unfortunately most of the video is disrupted by my brother and I making fun of our Mother for shouting "It's a bear! A bear!" as she JUMPED OUT OF THE CAR!
We were heading down for my Grandfather's 90th Birthday. And no don't get too excited- that doesn't mean I have good genes.
Here my cousin Doug plants one on my Grandma:
And finally my parents:
And on that note: Happy Birthday Mom!!
*Not entirely certain anyone was awaiting these... but I like to think you all were.