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Day 14: Trail Angels Everywhere

Today: 14.5 mi + 1 mi to cafe
PCT milepost: 151.5 mi
Total: 154.5 miles

* I’ve decided to start adding our extra mileage as we hike in and out of towns and approach trail closure areas that we have to hike around * 1,040 more words


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It used to be when you married into an Italian family you not only gained a husband but you also gained a “live-in” mother in law.   574 more words

Ethnic Humor


Sometimes a person might hear a train whistle off in the distance – from a distance there’s kind of a melancholy sound to it, up close it quickly becomes annoying. 1,176 more words

Me In A List

If you have been reading my blog for a while, you know some things about me. You know that I’m disabled, that I have two younger sisters, and that I have a canine daughter named Maggie. 191 more words

Other Stuff

Problematic Childhood Games part 4: Hobos

(alternate title: At Least We Played White People This Time)

I’m not sure exactly where this game originated, but as kids we really enjoyed pretending to be homeless. 744 more words


Beware the inebriates of St. Patrick's Day

Per usual, I’m a day late and many dollars short, but perhaps I can make a bit of lemonade out of this by looking forward and replacing “Ides of March” with “Saint Patrick’s Day.” 103 more words