Merely days after moving Gabe and I went on a road trip to meet Dad and Denise somewhere between our house and theirs in Myrtle Beach. We ended up in coastal Wilmington, NC. We looked through so many cute little shops:
And had a beer on a roofdeck:
Gabe and I wanted to actually see the ocean since we were so close and we got there just before sunset:
The water was beautiful, green and warm. It reminded me a bit of the Jersey Shore, but cleaner.
It was so peaceful we contemplated staying the night... but we didn't want to leave our poor cats home all disoriented and feeling lonely. This is our parting shot looking back toward the ocean: