Category Archives: Michigan

Autumn in Michigan (part II) – You Can’t Always Get What You Want…

You can’t always get what you want, But if you try sometime you find, You get what you need. – The Rolling Stones We were disgruntled, frustrated, and anxious. This was the third time we changed plans to support an … Continue reading

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An Autumn Return to Michigan

Over Labor Day Weekend, days after our return to the Pacific Northwest, we received word from Michigan that my Stepmother passed away. We debated flying from Seattle for the service, but quickly ruled that out after a myriad of scheduling … Continue reading

Posted in 2017, Grant-Kohrs National Historic Site, Great Plains, Idaho, Michigan, Midwest, Montana, National Parks Service (NPS) Sites, North Dakota, Pacific Northwest, Pompey's Pillar National Monument, Rocky Mountains, Theodore Roosevelt National Park, Wisconsin | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

May – D.C. to the Colorado Rockies

We left D.C. on Friday May 5th. While our ultimate destination was Michigan for a 10-day visit, we had intermediate stops in both Pennsylvania and Ohio. Early in the spring we made an 8 May service appointment for a few … Continue reading

Posted in 2017, Colorado, Dayton Aviation Heritage National Historical Park, Gettysburg Battlefield, Great Plains, Michigan, Mid-Atlantic, Midwest, National Aviation Heritage Area, Rocky Mountains, Washington, D.C. | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

The World’s Worst Blogger: Four Months of Travel Blogging in One Post

I am the world’s worst Blogger…I freely admit it and while I don’t like it, I’m coming to grips with this reality. Our original intention with this blog was to document weekly our Big Big Trip adventures for family and … Continue reading

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