Category Archives: Coffee

Back East…


As somebody famous once said, “What a long, strange trip it’s been!” and we aren’t even close to home yet.  Closer than we were last Tuesday (still in Silver City at that time), but we still have a lot of … Continue reading

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Day two on the road home…


I woke up an hour early this morning in Albuquerque – looked at the clock, which said 7:15 and thought I should get up and moving.  “Wow, the sun comes up later here,” I said to Max, who opened one … Continue reading

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Tumbleweeds are rolling: a chance encounter in the Black Range


After six weeks and six days in Silver City, NM, Max and I loaded up Tumbleweed and headed for home this morning.  Okay, I loaded Tumbleweed.  Max did the heavy panting and pacing – ready to make a mad dash … Continue reading

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An afternoon at the dog park…


Much to my surprise, we woke this morning to about 2″ of snow on the ground!  There’s a rain barrel outside my kitchen window and the water on the top of it was frozen…   I knew Max would like to … Continue reading

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The low country…


Today was quite a day.  We started out in Charleston with a stop at my favorite little coffee place from last year’s trip – Baked.  I Googled it, got an address, and found it with no problem.  Not only that, … 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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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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