We jetted off to Grand Junction Colorado this weekend. The fun of being able to do this is a privilege earned by lots of hard work and lots of Delta Skymiles. There is something healing about a weekend in the red rock desert. Luckily we live close to this wonderland of exploration and an arid land full of life. The thing that always strikes me is the amount of life that eeks its way out of a seemingly desolate environment. [ 124 more words ]
I don't know who coined the phrase "half of the experience is the journey itself", but they hit that nail dead on the head. We started packing last weekend. The Cruzer is taking some getting used to but she is capable of handling our gear. The way I figure it... I pretty much have everything I need to be self sufficient for several days. [ 1,000 more word ]
Well we are off... spent last two days scrambling around to get everything just right. It's an eight and a half hour drive and 531 miles. First road trip... me, Gandaulf and Lucky, the Adventure Cruzer! The Overland Expo will fuel my imagination and give me great ideas for finishing off Lucky's interior. It can also be dangerous! These guys live to outfit the lifestyle we are striving for. [ 69 more words ]
It seems like forever since I have written. Life has been crazy... to say the least. We are continuing to sell cars, go to work everyday, walk the dog every morning, pay bills, do yard work, fix up the house for the eventual sale, and still try to fit some fun time in. I will be happy when the list gets cut in a third and all we have to do is plan our next destination, walk the dog on a beach or jungle trail, make new friends and… [ 293 more words ]
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