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A Header Image

Finally I have got round to adding a header image to the site, although this is probably a temporary one. This photo is taken from our second short road trip we have taken since we bought our car (our first trip was to Newcastle where I was an exceedingly bad blogger and forgot my camera!). 104 more words


Big Year Economics

When we started looking at whether or not fishing and traveling for a year was feasible,  we had two primary areas of concern. The first was whether it would be bad for Gus. 437 more words

Fly Fishing

2015 Trip 1, March 2, Florida in Winter

Ruskin, FL Monday March 2

History lesson time today. Traveled to Bradenton FL, about a 60 minute trip to visit De Soto National Monument. The National Monument is run by the National Park Service, which presented its usual detailed and balanced analysis of its subject through video, publications, and a living history presentation. 869 more words


Travel anxiety, part 2

I had written a very long-winded post about how my issues with food sort of got in the way of enjoying traveling with my family. But after posting that, I realized that there is a bit more to it than just that. 337 more words

Route 64

Heath grabbed a pair of wool socks from his top dresser drawer, and tossed them into his black Nike duffle bag. The weather report forecasted nose redding frigid temperatures, with a wind chill dipping into single digits, and the heater in Heath’s 2001 Ford Expedition was spotty at best. 4,569 more words


2015 Photo-A-Day 2.28.2015

I’ll spare the details. Suffice it to say that our flight home from Denver was cancelled, and with no air options available on Saturday, we took to the roadways. 66 more words

2015 Photo-A-Day

Joy Ridin' With Grandma

This would be a guest post, but my grandmother isn’t much on learning WordPress.

My grandmother, happily married to my grandfather and only my grandfather even after his passing nine years ago, is one of the best sources of no-bullshit dating advice on or off the Web. 717 more words