Category Archives: Train Obsession

Nightmare Express 2011

This year’s Stringtown Nightmare Express was amazing! The best yet! I wouldn’t have missed it for the world! Even a crabby 4 year old didn’t stop me! We had to wait for daddy to be able to ride the train, … Continue reading

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Temple Lights

We’d promised G he could ride the “big train” aka Trax since Thanksgiving so as our last big outing as a family of 3, we took G up to Temple Square to see the lights and to ride the train. … Continue reading

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Polar Express 2010

Two years ago, we had the amazing opportunity of being able to go to the Stringtown for the Haunted train ride AND the Polar Express. Kind of an unheard of thing, so I learned this year. I’ve been trying to … Continue reading

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Locomotives and Rockets and More Trains….

Almost caught up!!!! This scene has been a highlight of our summer. We purchased a National Parks Pass so we get free entrance to all the parks and discounts on camping and merchandise. One of the things we’ve purchased is a … Continue reading

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December Lowdown!

December was an absolute CRAZY month for us! I’m almost scared to write it all down! I’m serious… NUTS! Sadly, I didn’t take near enough pictures. I’m serious! I know there are some of you out there laughing, saying “how could … Continue reading

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Gavin and Mommy take on Trax! (and then some!)

The 18th wasn’t supposed to be anything special, Chris had an all-day meeting so Gav and I decided to head up that way just in case he wanted to take a break for lunch. Well, Chris wasn’t able to take … Continue reading

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A Day with the Trains

  Trains have become a HUGE hit at this house. I swear the minute my child wakes up he says “choo choo?”  His Papa has created a monster! Well not solely, I think the fact that we spend all day … Continue reading

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Four tickets to the North Pole, please?

When I blogged about our trip on the Nightmare Express, I never thought it would get attention! Well, a few weeks ago I got a comment on the post from one of the owners asking if we’d like tickets to … Continue reading

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