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Freedom: Meaning Behind the Subtitle of Your Favorite Country Album

Disclaimer: I’m posting this on July 26th, well after Independence Day. I honestly just didn’t post it because I forgot it was in my “List of Shit to Post” folder, and never got around to it. 777 more words


The downside to traveling for so long is that all the stuff you did at the beginning starts to blur together into one big lump.  I kept a few notes on my phone while we were out, so I’m going to let those notes and our pictures help me sort through the “lump”. 2,674 more words


Pioneer Road to Kingdom Lake

This past week Scott and I loaded up our motorbikes to explore some places I’ve been meaning to visit not far from Vancouver. We both ride Honda dual sports, and mine was created from two different bikes – a 1985 XR600R (engine) and a 1985 XL600R (frame). 1,640 more words


We're Back!!!

So, we have been on the road for exactly 4 weeks and 3 days, driven 3,000 miles, visited 4 national parks, taken 2,202 pictures – and here we are, back at home!  378 more words


Lazy, hazy days

We spent the better part of last week down at the lake with the Smileys.  After feeling like our summer was highly overscheduled, it was a much needed and welcome escape from town and schedules. 392 more words

Another Day In The Life

The Importance of Road Trips And It's Unfortunate Decline

Originally posted on The Odyssey.

As I sit in my motel room in Elkhart, Indiana, I am overwhelmed with a sense of adventure and wonder. 871 more words


An Unplanned Trip

I went on my first-in-a-while solo road trip yesterday, disconnecting and driving long distances in the country seems to be how I do my best thinking. 645 more words