Trip Log 2.2

Monday, April 25. Kalamazoo 11:30 am I was right. Surprises already! On the first day of the new week. Ron called to confirm his appointments first thing this morning. The rep had forgotten to tell him the days were switched: today he’ll be in Grand Rapids, then in Kalamazoo tomorrow. We still have to back…

Trip Log 1.2

Star Date 3/7/16 Monday  This is how we do conference calls on the road. Notice my fun colored pencils for my Bible study and the postcards for the kids and grandkids! I worked with my headphones on while Rachel and Ron talked with engineering and marketing back in Texas. I wore headphones because their conversations are…

Road Trip Log 1.1

I promised myself I would keep a better record of our travels this year, and my blog seems as good a place as any. So here goes. Our first trip of 2016: Buffalo, NYC, AC, DC, Chattanooga  The plan was to leave Thursday around 3:00 pm to drive to Joplin. We would arrive in Dayton…

Five Boro Bike Tour

Why yes, I am registered for the Five Boro Bike Tour on May 1 in New York City. Ron and I have talked of doing this ride for years. And, Lord willing, it’s happening this year!!!  As my long-time readers know, we have been traveling a lot the past year and half. My husband travels…

Biking in the Adirondack Mountains 

  Yes, I am foolish at times. “Let’s ride bikes this weekend,” he said. “In the Adirondack Mountains. It will be fun,” he said. I did not think about how tough riding bicycles in upstate New York would be. You’d think that the word “Mountains” would have clued me in. Our plan for Saturday evening…