Thompson’s Take on The Bahamas

For the Thompson family vacation this year we went to The Atlantis in the Bahamas. We had a great time starting with a limo ride from the airport. The Atlantis was great and had something for everyone. It was great to spend time together and it’s amazing how much the kiddo’s have grown.

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A Creative Farewell

For Alison’s last weekend in Houston before moving to Orlando she got a group together for a night of “creativity”. We went to the Mad Potter where you pick out a ceramic piece and then paint it. I don’t consider myself very creative when it comes to this kind of stuff but I gave it [...]

Good Friends and Good Times

Late last week my best friend since junior high school Dana and her husband Glen came to visit. We actually calculated that we’ve been friends since I was 12 and she was 11 and we’ve both known Glen since we were 14. On Thursday night we went to dinner at Shade in The Heights www.shadeheights.comwhich [...]

Memorial Day Weekend

Over Memorial Day weekend the Thompson Clan headed to Charleston, South Carolina for a long weekend and very appropriately to a city very rich in history. Every Memorial Day weekend we try to get everyone together somewhere new to visit and spend time together. In the past we’ve gone to Niagara Falls, Savannah, and Orlando. [...]

Texas Hill Country Tour

A couple of weekends ago we (E, Brian, Mariam, Stephen and Jessica) loaded into the car and traveled to the Hill Country for Kelli and Tim’s wedding in Comfort Texas. The wedding was very nice and was the best “Texas” themed wedding I’ve attended. Tim called it “y’allternative” and it lived up to [...]

Vacation Planning

After months of discussions and looking through books we have decided and planned our next vacation…PERU! We are both very excited and have wanted to see Machu Picchu, Cuzco and Lake Titicaca (yes it sounds just like it’s spelled) for awhile and now we will. Guess I’ll need to practice my picture taking skills to [...]

Trip to Austin

The first weekend of March a few of us went to Austin to celebrate Mariam’s birthday. Friday night Elizabeth, Brian, Mandy, Scott and Mariam went to dinner then to the Broken Spoke, a true “Texas Honky Tonk”, for a little country dancing. Saturday night the rest of the crew (Jennifer and Aaron, and Jennifer T.) [...]

Wedding Recap

On October 10, 2009 we “tied the knot” at Amelia Island Plantation with 87 of our closest friends and family. Thank you so much for sharing our special day with us. It will be a day we will never forget!

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Happy Anniversary!

Welcome to the blog, Elizabeth… now you just need to come up with some good stuff to tell people.

What a GREAT Anniversary present! This blog is what Brian gave me (us) for our 5 year anniversary gift. I have been talking about setting up blog for several months now and Brian completely surprised me [...]