Tag Archives: Road trip

Today’s the Day!

Last night I ended up publishing my blog entry from a McDonalds as I nursed a couple of cookies and a glass of water.  Got the wash done this morning and found a rather decent little downtown with a Starbucks … Continue reading

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One More Day!

Got a late start this morning as my alarm clock battery ran out. (I have a new battery in it now, so all will be well tomorrow.) It was a beautiful day for traveling almost the whole trip. It was … Continue reading

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Well, yesterday’s flat, wet, straight Kansas highway gave way today to curving roads between green grills and mesas (I’m still trying to differentiate between buttes, mesas, and just plain mountains) with peaks sometimes sometimes obscured by magnificent clouds. I had … Continue reading

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Road Trip — Day 7

I was on the road heading out of Chicago at 8 past 8 this morning.  I managed driving around Chicago quite well during my stay but I had a bit of trouble understanding what my GPS wanted me to do … Continue reading

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Judy Garland

I am a huge Judy Garland fan.  I think she had an incredible talent and was abused dreadfully as a child by people who should have been looking out for her interests, resulting in a drug dependency she was never … Continue reading

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On The Road

For the first time in many years I was up early and on schedule setting out on a trip.  I actually woke about 5 a.m. and was ready for the alarm.  By 8 a.m. I had done everything I had … Continue reading

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Time Flies

I don’t know where the time has gone.  A familiar saying but so often true.  My brother is home from his singing tour of England and I’m on my way home.  A little detour:  I had to take two boxes … Continue reading

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Retirement Has Begun!

Well, school finished at 2:30 p.m. today.  A staff party was enjoyed by all in a beautiful country setting, very relaxing, cooler than in the city and everything I need from the classroom, I have.  The room is cleaner/tidier than … Continue reading

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More Preparation

It’s very difficult to keep my excitement reigned in.  I know it’s early (road trip isn’t ’til September) but since I needed to get the snow tires off it seemed like a good time to have some things checked out.  … Continue reading

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