Hampton Inn Marion
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... the CR-V before getting out of the Comcast parking lot. Just one more reason to hate Comcast!
YES! Finally heading west on I-24. It took us awhile (on inclines, we were going 50 MPH!), but we made it to Whittington, Illinois, at about 10:45pm. Somehow, in the dark, we found a gorgeous, lake-view campsite at Wayne Fitzgerrell State Park.
... cool things with my husband.
Right now we are trying to settle back into our routines and enjoy our new home (in which we have spent less time than on the road). The dogs are back to patrolling our backyard and woods, and searching for Henry (the chipmunk). Our organic vegetable garden is about right at its peak (thanks to Erin), and our DIY house projects are due to continue. Our next big trip: hopefully South Africa in ...
... a 'nanno' brewery. I'm not sure they had ever met Australians, at least not cycling ones.... They were moved by us riding such a long way and gave a donation to the wheelchairs for kids charity we're supporting. There's a photo of the team at the front of the place. (this upload actually worked!!)
The enthusiasm was contageous it seems. A couple of other patrons at the resturant ...
... and if your name is still in the "good" position they can pick a treat that they aren't typically able to have (especially at 9am). Cavities, here we come. For all of you judgers out there... There is a plethora of heathy snacks available too. We found a Starbucks (thank you Jesus) in Effingham and I'm entertaining myself by working on my action research project for grad school. (Barf).... Don't be ...
Only two more sleeps until we leave on our 10,000 mile road
trip. Apart from the usual charging of batteries, laundry, packing, cleaning,
and music downloads, we thought it would be a wise idea to see how the dogs handle
camping. So last night we set up our tent in our wooded backyard and
rolled out the sleeping bags. The verdict…it’s tight, very tight. Two humans in