Category Archives: Day Trips

Family Fun at the County Fair

We arrived at the Washington County Fairgrounds, just outside Greenwich, NY at the start of a glorious, sunny August afternoon.   This was the first county fair that we’d been to as Four

Apple Picking at Hick’s Orchard

On Saturday, September 11, 2010 it was a absolutely beautiful day.  We decided that since it was the first day of the apple picking season up at Hick’s Orchard we would take Charlotte, as

Family Reunion: Catskills Train Ride

On Saturday, July 17, we went to a Family reunion for the children and grandchildren and great-grandchildren (Charlotte!) of John and Doris Lamos.  This was a great time and we saw so

Our Tour of the Adirondack Phantoms Locker Room

With much anticipation and excitement we arrived at the Glens Falls Civic Center at 2:00PM on Thursday, February 18, 2010. We met Dawn in the office, but she was in the middle

Starlight Children’s Foundation Christmas Party

We had a fun filled afternoon at Jillian’s of Albany on North Pearl St, in downtown Albany. Charlotte got to sit on Santa Claus’ lap again, the second time in two days!

AquaDuck Tour of Albany

Today we went on an AquaDuck Tour of Albany with Starlight Children’s Foundation.  It was a blast, and very cool to see and learn about our wonderful state capital from the fun

Day out at Adirondack Animal Land

We spent a great few hours at Adirondack Animal Land  out near Broadalbin this afternoon.  Charlotte loved all the animals.  Please enjoy the slideshow below of our fun day out!

Great Escape at Six Flags: The Great Escape

On Thursday – Toby’s 35th Birthday – we went to Six Flags: The Great Escape in Lake George, NY.  This was a “Great Escape” Day Out with Starlight Children’s Foundation. We had

VIDEO: A Day Out With Thomas

A sequence of video clips from our day out in North Creek, NY for A Day Out With Thomas.  

A Day Out with Thomas

Today we all went to North Creek, NY – about an hour north of where we live – to go and see Thomas the Tank Engine.  Charlotte has a blast, and she