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... we had to pick Abby up from Always Unleashed - the doggy daycare centre, and then Alky from her summer school class and took her to her home nearby. She is a big Barbie fan and was given the Barbie house for her birthday recently!
Home for cocktails and pizza in front of the TV!
... about 20 miles! And the lanes coming into Portland were also clogged! Back as far as just south of the Aurora exit, which is also where the southbound began to thin out and we were able to go more than 12 MPH! So it took me 2 ½ hours to get to the Kaiser exit just north of Salem. It was nice to get to the house and relax!! I did finish off the Mexican take-home from last night and then off to bed.
August 17th ---Saturday— Up early and ...
... and checking out. There was a short shopping expedition into Tubac to pick up a mask from Manos where we met the owner, Mary Helen.Gina too bought a Mountain Lion that looks as if it is carved from wood but is actually resin. We split then so Richard and I could go to the Sonora Desert Museum.
We arrived there about noon and it was packed as it was President's Day here ( Family Day at home). We wandered around the many exhibits of both plants ...
... a visit.
Good times with Dave and Aileen Peel! Behind us is what an RV park's "park model" home looks like. This semi-perminent structure is placed on a lot in lieu of an RV. Though certainly more lucrative for RV parks than an RV, parks are required to leave a certain percentage of spaces available for RVs to be considered an "RV park." Park models ...
... of this view when you're travelling at speed in a coach with tinted, yet very reflective windows - which is my excuse for not having many photos to share today. You'll just have to trust me when I say the views were epic.
One thing that became increasingly obvious as the day went on was the all encompassing heat. Sure LA and San Diego were warm, my reddening nose is testament ...
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