When plans hit a bump in the road, roll with it and see what happens

Amy Choate-Nielsen took her kids to the lake, but when her plans didn't go as she thought, the day took a turn — for the better.

Amy Choate-Nielsen is a full-time mom and part-time writer. She spends her days at the park and her nights at the computer. She writes about family history and her quest to understand life while learning about her deceased grandmother Fleeta.