Monthly Archives: July 2015

I have no special talent. I am only passionately curious.

Another long, long day of traveling. Went through Billings, Butte and Missoula. Up mountains. Down mountains. Construction. Over and over again. Now I am in Idaho. Staying at Winco. It is 10:30pm. Parked next to another Roadtrek and met Nancy … Continue reading

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Mount Rushmore, South Dakota

Long, long day. Got on the road at 6:00am Got to Mount Rushmore about noon. Guess this is the week all the motorcycles come to Sturgis – about 20 minutes from Mount Rushmore. Lots and lots of motorcycles. I did … Continue reading

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South Dakota

Stayed at Super 8 Motel last night in Minnesota. Drove almost 8 hours today. Staying at another Super 8 Motel in South Dakota tonight. Last night’s motel was nicer and about $30 cheaper. These hotels get more expensive. Of course, … Continue reading

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Shunpiker in Blue Earth, Minnesota

Yep, Shunpiker – means person who “shuns Turnpikes”. I really expect to mostly travel the back roads. But, I really want to get to Oregon. Also, in Chicago, I read that there is going to be a Roadtrek get-together in … Continue reading

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I’m not here to figure it all out. I’m here to love life and to allow it to love me back.

Drive Drive Drive Left motel at 6:30am and drove All Day Long – until 5:30pm Through Ohio, Indiana and half-way through Illinois. Oiy – going through the Turnpike through Chicago – I do not have nice words! And this Turnpike … Continue reading

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Ohio

Drove 300 miles in 6 1/2 hours today. So glad that I have EZ Pass for the tolls. Both Pennsylvania and Ohio have So Many Tolls. I’ll know I am back on the west coast when the weather stops being … Continue reading

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Amish Country, Lancaster, Pennsylvania

Got up extra early this morning and drove to Amish Country. Was surprised how much traffic on the roads so early on a Saturday morning. Arrived at the bus tour about an hour early. Had the whole parking lot to … Continue reading

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Be open to whatever comes next.

Went to Chocolate World in Hershey, Pennsylvania today. They are very generous with their chocolate samples. Went on the chocolate tour. It sure takes a lot of time and effort to make a bar of chocolate starting with the cocoa … Continue reading

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Happiness is the highest form of health.

Took it easy today. Went shopping at Walmart. Finally feeling much better. Think I am ready to go to Chocolate World tomorrow. Enjoyed a nice relaxing day today.

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Always believe something Wonderful is about to happen.

Perfect timing. So sick this morning. Ate too much hot sauce last night. Sadly, I Love Hot Sauce, but my body consistently tells me I can no longer enjoy it like I once did. This has happened quite a few … Continue reading

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