More Mugs Updated 

Following up on yesterday’s post about coffee. Here is the story of our very large coffee cup collection, which I use for soup or ice cream since I don’t drink coffee. Ron will only buy mugs in places where he actually went in and bought coffee. No online shopping for this man! So even though…

Coffee Mug

Back in the early nineties, we met an OU Law professor. A sweet young thing (as in mid twenties. Yes, she was teaching law at age 24) from Nigeria. We moved to Tennessee a year later and she went on to teach at Harvard Law. Many years later she taught at Minnesota Law. While at…

Obligatory Mug Post

On our recent trip, we acquired three new You Are Here mugs: New Jersey, Maryland, and Alabama.  We missed Illinois, but hope to get that one plus Michigan on our trip in April. Some folks collect mugs by trading them and buying them off eBay. That’s fun for them them, but not for us. We…

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…

Time To Travel

“February Favorites” is in the bag, so it’s time to write some new blog articles. But what shall I write about? I told Ron that I think we should hit the road. Don’t you agree? Traveling always gives me fun things to write about. We’ve been home more than three months and I’ve run out…

New Mugs!

I haven’t shared any of our new mugs lately because, well, we hadn’t gotten any. Many of the cities we traveled to lately were places we had been to before; we already had the mugs for those cities.  Ron recently traveled to Toronto and bought that mug. In his latest trip, he went to Japan.…