Fall fun

Grim’s Pumpkin Patch for a corn maze and pumpkin picking…   Halloween with our Minnie mouse… Kisses for mommy… Daddy’s girl… Madison with Uncle Dave and Aunt Shannon… Why so serious Madison? Our… Continue reading

Gatlinburg Tennessee

Our family enjoyed a beautiful week in Gatlinburg Tennessee with Grammy and Poppop Essig. We are grateful for the time spent together and for a much needed break from remodeling the new house.… Continue reading

Cow Harbor Warriors Weekend

Our family was invited to a spectacular weekend in Northport, NY thanks to the Cow Harbor Warriors. After working hard on the house for a few days we were looking forward to some family time. They… Continue reading

New House

Hello from The Tompkins Family! The last time we posted we were in Omaha Nebraska, so we wanted to do a blog update. We made it back to Pennsylvania and have been enjoying time… Continue reading

Omaha, Nebraska

We started making our way back east and stopped in Omaha, Nebraska. We just happen to be in town for the Nebraska Balloon and Wine Festival! And although the weather was supposed to rain and storm the whole… Continue reading

Cheyenne, WY

Downtown Cheyenne     Wildlife on the base we stayed at…

Colombia River Gorge, OR

We took the Colombia River Gorge National Scenic Drive and enjoyed a few of the many waterfalls along the way. Most of the waterfalls are right on the main road or a very… Continue reading

West Coast Game Park Safari, OR

We made it to Oregon! Although most of the drive was foggy, when it cleared the view was breathtaking. The coast of Oregon is definitely a sight to see. Our first stop in… Continue reading

Redwood National and State Park

Yesterday we visited Redwood National and State Park. We drove through most of the park but decided to hike one of the trails to get out of the car. Madison did her first mile and a half… Continue reading

Napa Valley, CA

Our family spent two days exploring Napa Valley. The first day we stopped in the Downtown Napa Visitors Center and got a ton of maps, coupons, and info on all of what Napa has to… Continue reading