If you’re looking for a town to be the same after more than 30 years, you’re going to be disappointed. If you’re looking for a certain area to help jog your 30-year memories, you’re going to be disappointed, too. I’m sure a strip mall or two will be blocking the view you remembered. But, if … Continue reading Hello, Colorado. Long Time No See
I think I’ll let the pictures speak for themselves. Suffice it to say, we did travel HWY 50 and it wasn’t as lonely as some of the other roads we came upon. Although it took twice as long, I’m so glad we got off I-80, because there are some lovely places…especially along the Ruby Mountains. … Continue reading Lonely Roads
It’s the end of May and the weather is already beginning to heat up in the high desert. But, since we’re from Fog Land, the low 80s is hot to us. And it’s dry, too. Crunchy, dusty dry with a warm wind that blows pretty steadily. We arrived around 3:00pm and had just enough time … Continue reading Welcome to Elko
Good morning, Peeps! Have you been enjoying your Memorial Day long weekend? Mr. Al and I’ve been making lists of things-to-do-before-we-leave. Have you noticed that the closer a vacation gets, the more you realize how badly you need one? I’ll tell you what, I have definitely earned this one. Big Time. Yesterday, I pushed the … Continue reading Countdown to Travel
Hello, there! How’s your coffee this morning? Did someone bring it to you in honor of Mother’s Day? Now worries…me neither. I usually wake up long before my night-owl-of-a-son awakens. From me to you…. Whether in the here or the hereafter, it’s nice to remember our Moms, even if they do have their “Mommy … Continue reading That Word!
Here we are off the I-90, Exit 78 in Sioux Falls , SD to be exact, I can see the exit sign outside my hotel window. We are on a mosey. That means, we have programmed Maggie to use the least amount of freeways for our journeying. Moseying is the way to go. Lots of … Continue reading Day: Unknown, Thursday?? Date: May, 30 (thank you, ICal)
Day 1 is all about anticipation. Anticipation and lots of lines. You line up to produce your boarding pass and get checked in. Even before that, you line up to hand over your luggage. After they’ve insured that you are who you say you are and hand you your boarding card, you line up to … Continue reading Cruise Day 1 Embarking