With the colder weather coming in, it was time for me to organize another kayaking trip while the water was still warm. We went to bed early the night before so we could be ready to head to Wetumpka, AL for the early trip starting at 9:30am. Ever since I discovered kayaking, Coosa River Adventures has been my favorite place to rent from. The staff are so friendly and helpful and it’s only $29 to rent a one person kayak for the entire day. Coolers and dry boxes packed, we had a blast out on the water all day! The water temperature was absolutely perfect! I also spoke with the owner and he told me that the water should stay a great temperature until Thanksgiving so this may not be the very last trip of the season!
Our group getting ready to set out on the water
Setting out on a gorgeous day!!
The boy wanted to jump off of this rock but the water level was a little low this time around
One of the best things about the Coosa is that you can really take your time. Here we are stopped for a break and being silly
It was really nice being the seasoned veteran of the river this trip. I did manage to fall in a couple of times and I’ve sure got the “Coosa Tattoos” to show for it!!
Can’t wait to organize one more trip this year!!
This past Saturday was the 4th Annual Uptown Beer and Wine Fest and it was another great turn out!
Last year at this event, I ended up in the newspaper doing the Wobble so I decided to keep it a little more classy this time.
All kinds of people of people were in attendance and it was so nice running into old and new friends while sharing mini glasses of brews. I wish I’d kept better tabs on all of the beers and wines that I consumed but all were pretty darn good to me!
Here of some fun pictures! Ran into some fun guys in kilts who asked me if I liked “bagpipes”
Picture taken and edited by my LOVELY friend, Jenn
Who says you can’t have two cups??
Adorable friends, Emily and Kari
Roomie having a blast in the middle of everything!!
There’s no better way to bring in the fantastic fall weather than a good ole festival!!