Monthly Archives: April 2011

Tumbleweeds at rest…


Max is sleeping by my side, Tumbleweed is parked on the street, the rest of us just had a fabulous dinner. Cindy made veggie burgers from leftover Ethiopian Chickpea Stew, roasted broccoli, and salad. The broccoli and salad were NOT … Continue reading

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Scratch!


latté… bagels… at long last. Cindy and I went to Scratch Baking Co in South Portland this morning for my favorite bagels ever… Those of you who have been following the blog for most of the trip will remember that … Continue reading

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Turning back the clock…


…on Spring. The more north and east we drove, the less Spring there was. I really felt like I was resetting the clock on Spring! South Deerfield and surrounds had beautiful forsythia, hyacinth, and tulips, some trees with baby green … Continue reading

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Come on Spring… we’re almost home


Today was another long day in the car. We left Newark, Delaware around 9 AM under a cloudy sky – with the intention of getting to Milford, CT for tonight’s stopover. When I finally got there around 1:30, I decided … Continue reading

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Charlottesville, Monday morning…


Breakfast at La Taza – a nice little place with a great outdoor patio. Max was welcome, service was good, temperature was a cool 70 degrees. I had my first bacon, eggs, and toast breakfast since Portland, OR. I’ve been noticing … Continue reading

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High Point to Monticello…


I spent two nights with my friends Katy and Scott in high Point, NC. Their two dogs, Loolie and Hershey, and Max got along famously – playing outside in their beautiful fenced yard until all three were worn out. Max, still … Continue reading

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Savannah, Beaufort, Charleston…


We left Savannah early Thursday with the intention of driving to Beaufort for a stop and walkabout through its historic neighborhoods before going on to Charleston. Jack the GPS guy was fairly adamant that we head for I-95 north, but … Continue reading

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