S: MSC CRUISE 2010
FC: MSC POESIA | APRIL 2-10, 2010
1: Caribbean Cruise April 3rd-10th, 2010 MSC Poesia We celebrated Esther and Jackson's birthday
2: DAY ONE GOLDSBORO TO DAYTONA BEACH | Our drive...Jess playing on computer, Jake watching A movie, and Jackson reading... | Dinner at IHOP. The Gang at IHOP | Our hotel! The Plaza | The view from our window
3: Boys walking on the beach. | Mommy Daughter Feet | She wouldn't get close to the water | Bed Time!! | I painted Jessica's toes and fingers red and white. | View from our window!
4: DAY TWO DAYTONA BEACH TO FT. LAUDERDALE | Breakfast at DD before heading to the ship. | We made it to the ship | Boarding the Ship | in the elevator going to tasso deck. | kids in porthole! | Our embarkation photo | Getting ready
5: kids on grand stairs | our first dinner | on grand stairs | on the bridge over pools | waiting for show to start | Jake and mommy | mommy and jess
6: DAY THREE FUN DAY AT SEA | Ready for pool time | Jake getting in the pool | The Boys | Our first Formal evening | The three on stairs in zebra lounge | Jess in the kiddie pool | JESSICA | JACOB | JACKSON
7: " | The show had two female acrobats and two male strong men, and a female acrobat that balanced and did flips on a small balance beam. | The show ISLAND, | Captain Giacomo Romano and his crew
8: Day San Juan, | Jackson playing putt-putt before we did the pitching competition | Jackson throwing for pitching competition | Jackson throwing again. | Coast Guard boat at Puerto Rico
9: Four Puerto Rico | Watching the ship pull into port at San Juan. | Fernando Luis Ribas Dominicci Airport The airplane flew right over the edge of the water to land. It was cool to watch it go under us since we were so high up on the ship. | Pulling into Old San Juan
10: Off the ship at Puerto Rico. Streets were cobblestone and narrow. Old San Juan had hills and forts. It was beautiful. | Senor Frog | NEW CVS
11: Playing at the Fort.
12: San Juan Puerto Rico | At the Fort with our ship in the background | BEAUTIFUL | GREAT VIEWS FROM THE FORT
13: Jessica with Atlantic Ocean behind her. | The kids hiding! | Sitting at the table where they ate. | Kids with the city behind them. | They have a STARBUCKS!!! | Kids in one of the squares. | Beautiful at night! | My kiddos
14: St. Maarten | Jess getting her hair braided. | DAY | On the tender through the bay | We took the tender across the bay and walked around the little town. | My kiddos by the sign | WELCOME TO ST. MAARTEN | Water we got for less than a dollar.
15: A house. | Supermarket | Graveyard | Houses | Street into town. | Radio Shack | Post Office | More Houses | Town | The bay | Beautiful water | The Dock | The bay | Our ship behind the kids. Walking around the town | The town | The ships | Our ship and my kids | FIVE
16: On the tender from the ship to Virgin Gorda | VIRGIN GORDA | The Yacht Club | On the beach! | Jackson running on the beach. | Jackson on tender | Waiting to get on the tender! | Day Six
17: Walking the beach | Cars drive on the opposite side. | Apartments | Open air tram | Cars | More cars | Playing games on the beach | Games on the beach | Welcome to Virgin Gorda | TOO MUCH SUN | VIRGIN GORDA
18: Tender boat being hoisted up | View from the sun deck | Tortola | Tender boat coming back to get hooked up. | View from our window | Tender lifeboat | Tender coming in | Beautiful View
19: Jessica watching boys | Singing the spongebob song | Group Dancing | T H E Y H A D F U N | Boys doing the talent show | D A N C I N G
20: Nassau | On Deck waiting for ship to dock. | A L L T H E S H I P S I N P O R T | ATLANTIS
21: JESS BY THE FLOWERS AT ATLANTIS | PARADISE ISLAND FROM OUR SHIP | AND YES THEY HAVE A STARBUCKS. YES WE GOT A DRINK. | TRAFFIC COP | YACHTS | MORE YACHTS | BEAUTIFUL WALKWAY TO ATLANTIS | PARADISE ISLAND | JAMBA JUICE PARADISE ISLAND | Bahamas
22: ATLANTIS PARADISE ISLAND | ATLANTIS BEACH | P I Z Z A | NEAT SCULPTURE | ANOTHER SCULPTURE | BREATHTAKING VIEWS | JACKSON JESSICA AND JACOB
23: ME AND THE KIDS | JESS AND THE FLOWERS | JESS AND THE NATIVE | KIDS LOOKING AT THE STINGRAYS FROM UP TOP | L O V E M Y K I D S | BEAUTIFUL | A R C H I T E C T U R E
24: UNDERWATER ADVENTURE AT THE ATALANTIS HOTEL ON PARADISE ISLAND!
25: SENOR FROG AND MY KIDDOS | JESS WITH THE LADY WHO MADE HER PURSE | J E S S I C A | JACKSON | JACOB | MY PURCHASE: A KATE SPADE BAG THAT MATCHED A DRESS I ALREADY OWNED
26: HANGING AT THE POOL | JAKE SWIMMING | JACKSON PLAYING IN THE POOL | JESS IN THE KIDDIE POOL | JESS IN THE KIDDIE POOL | JESS PLAYING IN HOT TUB | KIDS HAVING FUN
27: JESSICA WAITING FOR BOYS TO BE DONE WITH MINI GOLF | THE BOYS LOVE GOLF | JACOB PLAYING MINI GOLF. HE WAS SO INTENSE
29: JACKSON'S 10TH BIRTHDAY AND FORMAL NIGHT 2 | WE HAD A NICE SURF AND TURF DINNER AND THE HEAD PASTRY CHEF MADE JACKSON A SPECIAL BIRTHDAY CAKE. OUR WAIT STAFF BROUGHT THE CAKE OVER WHILE BANGING POTS AND PANS AND SANG HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO JACKSON. THEY MADE HIM STAND UP AND RAISE HIS HANDS AND DANCE. IT WAS SO COOL!
30: STRONG MEN | CUBE MAN | THE STAGE | MERMAID'S | STRONG MEN | LADIES TWISTED IN RIBBON | A MAN BALANCING AND SPINNING A CUBE | STRONG MEN BALANCING | S H O W T I M E
31: JESS AND SOME CREW | JESS AND MORE CREW
32: T H E F O O D | CALAMARI | LEMON DESSERT | MAHI WITH MANGO SALSA | FILET | REAL TIRAMISU | MANICOTTI | JESS AND HER HOT DOGS | JACKSON EATING PASTA | THE BEST VEGGIE BURGER EVER! | JACOB EATING A BURGER | FILET | VEGGIE PLATE
33: THE MIDNIGHT BUFFET
34: SIDE OF SHIP | THE STAIRS GETTING FRESH PAINT | OUR ROOM NUMBER | BATHROOM | OUR POSITION | ROOM DOOR | OFF THE BACK OF SHIP | MURAL OUTSIDE OUR DOOR | OUR DECK
35: WELCOME SCREEN | THE OCEAN VIEW | COOL LOGO | OUR ROOM | GRAND STAIRCASE, WATERFALL, AND PIANO | OUR LOCATION | ROOM | PIANO
36: J | A | JACOB | J E S S I C A
37: THE PLAYGROUND | JACKSON
38: OUR MATCHING OUTFITS. | JAKE SAID HE WAS READY FOR FORMAL NIGHT. I TOLD HIM HE WASN'T QUITE DRESSED YET. | JESS READY FOR THE DAY | MOMMY READY FOR FUN! | MOMMY GOT TOO MUCH SUN!!! | JAKE MADE A FRIEND AND HE LIVES IN OHIO. HE BROKE HIS ARM IN VIRGIN GORDA. | THE KIDS LOVED LOOKING THROUGH THE PORTHOLES
39: THE SHUFFLEBOARD CREW. THEY HAD SO MUCH FUN. | RUNNING THE STAIRS. | SOME OF THE CREW. OUR WAITER FROM BREAKFAST WITH JAKE AND JESS.
40: J A C K S O N 10 | JODI | J A C O B 7 | JESSICA-5