The Flying Jenny
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It's 5:30, couldn't sleep so I figured I could get a head start on this. We should be headind out of South Dakota today, I must say Randy did plan this trip out very well. Were in Kanas City, we drove most of the day, Randy has plans to visit his friends, and show us where he lived and went to school.We left Sioux Falls and drove through Iowa, and …
Part of each pre-trip freakout is me questioning why I thought going
away was such a great idea in the first place. Maybe because vacations should be deserved; I should earn my trips by being a
diligent employee or by being a kind and sympathetic wife. Or maybe
clean. Or slender and athletic. Or at least not lazy. PretripTip: Go anyway.
Another part of every pre-trip freak is a random shopping spree. This
weekend, I bought ...
... by outside. The girl grabbed her backpack and ran outside to catch her ride just as her mother wished her a good day. We finished our breakfast and packed up our belongings in the hotel, getting ready to leave. Just we left though we took some pictures of the street and diner. Leaving the small town of Mitchell we headed to "Painted hills" not far away. Painted hills are, as the name implies, hills that are "painted" with ...
... in front of us. Then a plastic sticky hand that one of my boys had gotten out of a gumball machine fell off the ceiling into the bowl of pasta. My mother-in-law is so nice that she didn't even ruffle. My mom, who was with us, couldn't stifle a guffaw, which reinforced the yawning cultural divide between west and east coasters.
Bless'em, they also are brave enough to take us out in public. ...
... mower and I do the same. A John Deere giant riding mower lies dormant in the garage. The boss asks if I would like to operate it. I said sure but the other host is the guy who fixed it. Maybe he should have first crack at operating the mower. My counterpart jumps on the mower salivating like Pavlov's Dog. It was a pitiful sight!............ Nah, that didn't happen but the my buddy did choose to operate the mower. So four of us mowed the lawns today. We ...
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