Category Archives: Travel

YS in Miami.

YS was on a flying trip to Miami a few weeks ago to install four petabytes of data storage at the Miami convention center, which was being renovated. Doesn’t he look official?  

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Inspired by Vicki*.

Create Your Own Visited States Map I have visited all 50 states except Louisiana, Delaware, and DC. Maryland was just long/far enough to park the car, get out, walk around the parking lot, get back into the car, and leave, … Continue reading

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So we went on a road trip. And all hell broke loose. Part 3, the end.

We arrived at the Cascade uneventfully on Monday evening (yay!). Cabin 11, the Honeymoon Cabin, was ours for four nights. I had finished knitting a shawlette/scarf for myself on the drive and was hard at work on the second sock … Continue reading

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So we went on a road trip. And all hell broke loose. Part 2.

The van performed so well on the drive across southern Minnesota that we decided to chance it and skip the changing cars part. Onward to the Cascade! Although the van worked fine, I had trouble with my iPhone. It wouldn’t … Continue reading

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So we went on a road trip. And all hell broke loose. Part 1.

Earlier this fall we decided we needed to make the trek to Sioux Fall to see Elder Son, whom we hadn’t seen since the Fourth of July weekend. Because his schedule includes being the on-call resident on certain weekends, we … Continue reading

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Ten Eleven on Tuesday, the traveling tote bag edition.

I am going to assume Carole wants this tote bag to be our carryon, if flying, or our in-the-car-with-us, if driving. Here goes! Ten Eleven Things I Take In A Travel Tote Bag. Travel documents if needed, unless I have them all … Continue reading

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Ser Percy pines.

Younger Son has been traveling since late August for work and pleasure — Zurich, Utrecht, Amsterdam, and probably places in between. He got home this week, and tonight he will come here to retrieve Ser Percy. Misha will miss her … Continue reading

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Younger Son sends photos.

YS is on a business trip to Switzerland, where he is installing some specialized computer equipment in Zurich. Today he sent us some photos. Photo The First: That photo, of course, led to questions, particularly about the three CAFFE LATTE and … Continue reading

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Last weekend I was in Ashland.

(I have enough material (and photographs) for at least a dozen posts on various topics. Why have I not written them? Must remedy. Here goes…) Last weekend I attended the annual meeting for the League of Women Voters of Wisconsin. … Continue reading

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Nostalgia.

I was searching through my iPhoto library for a photo of the mini-mini-motorhome — found it! — and came across some others that I felt the need to share. I sincerely hope none of you are still on dial-up because … Continue reading

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