By now you may have noticed that Miss Alisha and I have made it to Texas and are in the midst of teaching handwork and machine sewing camp. We have just completed our first successful week of crafting. Sadly on Friday's we do have to shut down and we are left to our own devices for two whole days... Some people call this a weekend. Well, being that we have a handwork mobile, a sheep, and a healthy sense of adventure we decided to take advantage of our time and mosey our way down to Austin, TX.
A little over three hours from Dallas, we set foot in Austin and set-up camp in the beautiful McKinney Falls State park, took in a fabulous sunset over Lake Travis , checked out the famous 6th Street strip, saw some scorpions, turtles and lizards,
and the icing on the cake for this trip was finally getting to ride a tandem bicycle through Austin! Riding a tandem bike has been on my bucket list for years. Who better to cross this off the list with than Miss Alisha and Sheepy. However, I was not quite informed prior to renting the bike that Miss Alisha had not been on a bike in 25ish years... I believe I was told as we got on the bike and wobbled precariously across the sidewalk. We are not ones to give up so we perservered and with a little teamwork we were riding like pros..sort of. We at least did not run anyone or anything
over. Check out our fun video montage of Miss Alisha and I riding bikes and other scenes throughout Texas.