Monthly Archives: July 2012

Baby Coco Gets a Name

As many of our friends, family, and co-workers already know, we got a wonderful surprise during the early morning of July 27. You can read the full story of baby Coco’s arrival. It was an amazing roller coaster ride and … Continue reading

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Baby Coco’s Arrival

This is the story of baby Coco’s arrival. Quite an adventure for the Hibbets family. As many of our friends, family, and co-workers already know, we got a wonderful surprise during the early morning of July 27. After a long … Continue reading

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Life in Board Shorts Day Eight – Pea Island

This was our last full day on the Outer Banks for the week of Fourth of July. I can’t believe our week on the beach flew by this fast. We had a blast. For our last day, we decided to … Continue reading

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Life in Board Shorts Day Seven – SCOTS

After a great recovery day, today was going to be a scorcher! We had an outline for our day, but no firm plans other than a few hours of work this afternoon and a concert tonight. We wanted to get … Continue reading

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Life in Board Shorts Day Six – FOJ Recovery

We had an awesome Fourth of July on the Outer Banks. It’s got to be my favorite holiday. When else can you hang out on the beach all day, enjoy a few beers, then see some awesome fireworks after a … Continue reading

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Life in Board Shorts Day Five – Fourth of July

Oops, we slept in today. Not typical for us. We were out a little later than expected last night at Elizabeth’s Cafe. We’re usually pretty eager to get on the beach early on the Fourth of July. Merri Beth, Zander, … Continue reading

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Marsh Fire Smoking Out Outer Banks

The family was getting ready to head to the pool for the day and while letting the dogs out around 10:30 am, I noticed large billows of smoke. At first, I thought it was a storm, but then it looked … Continue reading

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Life in Board Shorts Day Four – Wine in Duck and Geeking Out

We geeked out today. There’s no question about it. After my morning run, I booted up the laptop to find a mini disaster that took up most of my morning. Merri Beth decided to log in for a half-day of … Continue reading

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Life in Board Shorts Day Three – Snorkeling and Sand Forts

Wow! A great day on the Outer Banks. The ocean was fully cooperating and the weather was almost perfect. My day started off with a 5.7 mile run from the house to the Wright Brothers Memorial. I was up around … Continue reading

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Life in Board Shorts Day Two – A Day at the Pool

It was HOT today. No question about it. We enjoyed a full day at the beach yesterday, but not today. Being on the Outer Banks helped us forget about the heat for a while. We slept in today, and enjoyed … Continue reading

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