Posts Tagged ‘Universal Studios’

Vacation – Part Two

Friday, June 24th, 2011 by by

After the Hard Rock tour, we decided to see a movie. That is one thing that I have missed since becoming a parent. It’s such a big deal for me to go to the movie theater these days. I had to do a little convincing to make it happen on our trip, but eventually I got my way. The compromise, of course, was that I had to see a boy movie. They chose The Green Lantern. I had no desire to see it, especially in the theater, but I actually really enjoyed it – and not just because of the eye candy either (Ryan Reynolds = hot stuff!). The movie was actually pretty entertaining.

Oh, and before the movie, I purchased my “souvenir”.

I have been wanting a pair of Tom’s shoes for mooonths. There are only one or two places to get them locally, and neither of them are convenient. I refuse to buy shoes without trying them on, so I ‘ve been waiting for the opportunity to do so. I scooped these babies right up when I saw them at one of the surf shops at City Walk. Never has a person been (more…)


On our way home (and more pics)

Monday, September 28th, 2009 by by

We are finally on our way back home.  We are so tired of driving now.  (Actually Kelly has done almost all of the driving this entire trip.)  We had a terrific time.  We only had a few things that didn’t go according to plan on the trip so I am happy about that.  We paid for a two day pass to Universal Studios but due to me not reading the park’s hours we only ended up getting one day there.  The park closes at 5 pm on weekdays.  We drove over there on Friday, but it was 4pm so we decided not to bother.  We went on Saturday, Lyndsey’s birthday, and it was hotter than you know what there.  I had no idea I was in for 100 degree temps on this trip.  But, in Vegas and California it was in really hot.  It makes me appreciate the cold weather in Michigan.

We are in Utah right now.  We were trying to (more…)