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Driving from Kansas to Pennsylvania

We left church immediately after the service to begin our 18 hour drive from Sterling, Kansas to Lititz, Pennsylvania.  We left my daughter in law in Sterling because she had a matinee performance of Pajama Game in which she was the lead.   261 more words

Where can I find information about local and national road travel problems?

You can search in a variety of ways on including the BBC Travel website, the Highways Agency website (trunk roads and motorways only), AA Traffic News and most but not all of the local newspapers’ websites. 7 more words

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Sprawl costs America $1 TRILLION annually!

This is amazing. How dumb are we for building sprawl across the western world?

Washington, DC, March 19th: Urban sprawl costs the American economy more than US$1 trillion annually, according to a new study by the New Climate Economy. 292 more words

New Urbanism



Missing those wonderful summers,

Of strolling around the woods…

Mosquitoes in air meet us there

And shortly get the goods! 44 more words

Traffic Jams

Getting an Apartment in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Things are a bit different here in Tanzania. While the apartments are furnished they are lacking the most basic things, such a bedsheets, drinking glasses, water cooker, cleaning material. 809 more words


Testing testing one two one two..zzzz

I’ve always hated soundchecking after the audience has arrived. My first Real Band, The Accelerators, was always late for the soundcheck.  Not my decision…as I was probably the one who’d hustled for the gig and vainly promised the promoter we’d be there at five for a show at nine. 320 more words

Kathy Freeman