We took off like a heard of turtles in our super roomy and powerful Honda Pilot;). We did maintain our timeline which is crazy considering we broke down in the middle of nowhere, Montana. Our random breakdown only put us back 4 hours, thanks to Nick’s inability to accept No and his ability to power […]Read More Made it with Only 136 Bathroom Breaks!
Boy, do I have a lot to catch everyone up on…We made it home after another 40 hour trek with a week’s stay in Minnesota. It was fairly uneventful considering, well, that it’s us;). We spent a lovely month between home and the cabin and had some great visits but it’s time to get back […]Read More Another Rocky Start!!
Day 1!! Can you feel the excitement in the air? We’re all packed up, I’ve checked my 5 page list 17 times, Let’s do this Willard’s. Let me walk you through our day: 6:30 am – Wake Up – Press Snooze 6:45 am – 8 am – Roll out of bed, make coffee, a road […]Read More Bit of a Bumpy Start!
So…How about this Pandemic?? What an entirely crazy and unexpected year. If I could go back in time and tell myself anything it would be to hug the heck out of everyone! I mean, I’m sure there’s more practical advice I could pass on but if you know me, I’m a hugger and it’s been […]Read More Kids, Let’s Go On An Adventure…..Again….Finally!
Back Packing is my travel background – Stuffing whatever I could carry in my Rucksack, trying not to make it too heavy because one day you might find yourself on a Hostel Floor (which is seedy, at best) throwing out half of the contents because the reality of carrying this bag for months on end […]Read More What Have We Learned?
and we have survived! Houston was such a great place to stop and visit but eventually we had to make our way back to Minnesota, I was getting Low on the the High Grade Deodorant after all;) Once we arrived we had another 20 hour road trip under our belts – piece of cake! I […]Read More 4 Months on the Road
VLT’s – Tourist Traps – Poopy pants!! This second leg of our trip has proven itself to be an exciting one!! First off, we have an Unchartered(ish) route. My personality is quite compartmentalized and detail focused and I have left this behind in Edmonton….say what??? Is that even possible? Yes Friends, it is – I […]Read More Unchartered Territory
Lloyd and Gunner are so glad you asked!!!! You know, since these small humans arrived the attention is often centered on them, can you imagine?? I mean, they still sleep in our bed when they can and eat all the leftovers and toddler droppings so life isn’t terrible for these two beasts. Nick and I […]Read More What about the Dogs?
Nick and I have talked about selling our home for the last year but it always just seemed like a lot of work AND boy were we right. We made the decision and within 2 weeks we had the house listed and within 1 more week we had an offer on it. What a whirlwind. […]Read More House Sold! Let’s Get on the Road