Pit Stop

We drove 2267 miles on the trip. That's lots of pit stops for gas. One stop for fuel I didn't expect to make was during our flight home. The flight home had us flying from Vegas to Dallas and then Read more ›

The Trump

Back a few months ago, when this trip was still in the planning stages, Marlene received an email from one of those "great deal" sites she is signed up for. This one was for the Trump International Hotel in Las Read more ›

More Bryce

The second day in Byrce Canyon was as much fun as the first, with lots more great views and some short hikes. In the evening we went back into the park to watch the full moon rise from Bryce Point. We Read more ›

On the Move

The two days in Mesa Verde NP were great. We took all the ranger guided tours and a bunch of self guided ones. We spent lots of time going through cliff dwellings and learning how the people who inhabited them Read more ›


It's been awhile since I posted any pictures of the grand kids. Most of the time the kids send us all the pictures on Snapfish so we can order prints. The trouble is I can't "steal" them off of Snapfish Read more ›


I finally bit the bullet and went to get my NC drivers license. I've been putting it off because they don't automatically give you a license, even if you've had one for 47 years. Everyone has to take a written Read more ›