Quality Inn West Springfield
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... Airport, a user-friendly aerodrome where parking is cheap and wi-fi is free.
Our trajectory, however, closely resembles being launched from a slingshot. From Bradley we fly west (?) to Chicago, where we wait for several hours.
... (Enjoy this moment of empathy, waiting for the ...
... Bookmobile, as well. Huge canvas totes from L.L. Bean carry all the books and supplies we'll need for the next seven weeks. Hours on the road will afford us plenty of time to feast on our collection of living books (history, nature, geography, math, biography), Scripture, poetry, literature, fine art pictures, and great composers' music thanks to our Charlotte Mason style of home education.
We discovered someone was nibbling on the TP ...
- Badlands & Mt. Rushmore
- Grand Tetons
- Salt Lake City
- Sequoia National
- The Grand Canyon
We're going to be flexible with our itinerary - if we want to stay somewhere longer we will. If we are done sooner, we'll move on. No reservations! (Sounds like a good name for a TV show :-))
This trip is made possible ...
... from the western side of the ridge, and then made our way to the TV towers and former WWLP studios.
On the way down, we were greeted by a Bernese mountain dog named Yogi. He and his parents greeted us and we continued down. We were jealous of the six pack of Sam Adams they were carrying.
All in all, a great hike on a great day.
Life is ...
Had a great visit with Bill's Mom and sister Peggy and her family. Niece Caitlyn's boyfriend Bradley joined us for most of the time, and Bill's other sister Paula made it to dinner with us. After leaving Peg's, we checked out Foxwoods and Mohegan Sun Casinos -- not much luck but lots of ...