Assateague Adventures

Well, after a great 10 day vacation, I am back in PA and have to get through a 4 day work week before another vacation awaits Smile.

Here’ s a recap of my trip to Assateague Island, Maryland!

Travis and I got to the island last Thursday, and quickly we settled in to our living space for the week: a trailer in the sand.


Immediately, we changed into our bathing suits and headed to the water, which is just a walk over the dune away from our campsite.


That’s pretty much how we spent all of our time: sitting on the beach, eating, and reading.  I started and finished the Fifty Shades of Grey series.  I was skeptical after book one but book two reeled me in and I loved the novels!



Of course, the vacation wouldn’t be complete without seeing some horses!


One morning, we were up watching the sunrise and ran in to 31 horses lounging on the sand!




It was raining one day, so we headed to the local casino.  I ended up 15 dollars on top, and treated Trav to some froyo!


On Friday, I headed off of the island to meet up with Hollie for lunch and some beach time Smile It was perfect.



All in all, it was a great week.  I am sure I’ll have more pictures throughout the week! Smile Now, I am just dreaming and waiting for the west coast!



Filed under Book, Family, Friends, Summer, Traveling

17 responses to “Assateague Adventures

  1. healthcraved

    looks like fun! I’ve been so curious about the 50 shades of grey book, but just haven’t gotten the guts to go buy it.

  2. Awe that looks like so much fun and so peaceful! I love the shots of the horses and of course hanging out! 🙂

  3. Wowza, beautiful pictures!! I’m glad yo had a nice time, you totally deserved a vaca for how hard you work!

  4. Looks like a great vacation! 4 days will fly by! 🙂

  5. that sounds like so much fun!!! 🙂 I swear I’m the only one in the world that hasn’t read 50 shades of grey!

  6. What a nice and relaxing vaca! I still need to read books 2 and 3 of the Fifty Shades of Gray trilogy.

  7. Kari @ bite-sized thoughts

    What an amazing location! Those photos of horses on the beach are amazing too – so beautiful 🙂

  8. What a fun week! The horses would have been my favorite! 🙂

  9. Such gorgeous pictures Nikki!! How nice you were able to visit with Hollie too, love that 🙂

  10. If I won money at the casino, I would also spend it on froyo 🙂

  11. Beautiful pictures! You are having a gorgeous summer.

  12. Looks like a wonderful weekend! 🙂

  13. The horses on the beach are a great photo! What a fun weekend.

  14. This sounds like it was a great vacation. The horses on Assateague are so beautiful!

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