Monthly Archives: October 2013

Sharing the Fun!

Today, for the first time since coming back from Colorado, I went into a grade 5/6 class to share some of my knowledge about archaeology.  What a great group of students!  They were interested and attentive and asked lots of … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving!

I hope everyone is enjoying the gorgeous weather this holiday weekend!  I celebrated with friends last night and had a delightful evening catching up and eating amazing Vietnamese delectables.  Saturday, my neighbour and I took a short road trip to … Continue reading

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Home Again!

Well, the good old USA doesn’t have the monopoly on road work.  Saturday when I crossed the border, the Queen Elizabeth Way had quite a bit of construction going on.  Today, I left Dundas for home and the 401 had … Continue reading

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Oh, Canada!

As much as I enjoyed the wide open spaces and sparsely covered mesas of the southwestern United States, there was something warm and comforting about driving through the fall-coloured forested hills of Pennsylvania. When I got up this morning in … Continue reading

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Last Day in the U.S.A.

Well, this will be my last motel for a while.  Tomorrow I had for the border and should be home with my Dad by early or mid afternoon.  Driving in the States has been interesting.  Several states have at least … Continue reading

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Almost There!

Went through 4 states today which surprised me a bit.  I was in West Virginia for about 10 minutes between Ohio and Pennsylvania.  The day started with a huge rainstorm as I left a really nice Super 8 in Greenfield, … Continue reading

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Three States in One Day!

I take back everything I implied about the roads in Oklahoma; what a nightmare in Indianapolis!!  I’m about an hour and a half later than expected in my Super 8 Motel Room.  I punched in Indianapolis instead of Greenfield, thinking … Continue reading

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Missouri, Again!

I am safely ensconced in a cool motel in Springfield, Missouri called Best Western Route 66 Rail Haven.  I’m going to show you some neat pictures, but first: Oklahoma.  I went in one end of Oklahoma today and out the … Continue reading

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