Super 8 McAllen-Downtown
Travel Blogs from McAllen
... he could wish them both a happy birthday.
In between the second and third show, I glanced over at the camel ride to see an elderly woman sitting on the camel and laughing as she enjoyed her ride. You couldn't help but smile and laugh along with her.
A woman came out of the tent on the phone and asked me if this was our main entrance. I said yes it was and she was confused because two more people in her party were supposed to be at the show ...
... westerly point of the valley and about 60 miles west of us, as is the
other end Brownsville, which is 60 miles east of us. We stopped and asked an
Utility worker where a good place for lunch and a beer would be, and he said to
me “your lookin at it bro, see that parking lot over there, it don’t get better
then that.” I said ‘gracious’ and over we went and we truly did have an awesum
Mexican lunch with cold beer served ...
... he was sure and then ran to my post.
It felt good to laugh...there's been stress with the new job and there's also a lot of stress I put on myself. I want to be reliable and do a good job in everything I've committed to doing, but with all that perfection-stress, I'm making silly mistakes and forgetting things. I need to chill out and do the best I can do and nothing more. I've had serious monkey mind since the season began and I'm hoping that ...
... hoping someone would drop food. They’re friendly enough and beautiful and it breaks my heart a bit to not take them in, let alone pet them (although as soon as John M. and his family got to cookhouse, his 2-ish year old daughter made a beeline for one of them and proceeded to pet the dog’s head as we all laughed and groaned).
We were going to walk to the library, but decided to stay home instead. I found out later from Sue that the internet ...
... tomorrow is supposed to be pretty hot, which is weird to type since less than a week ago, I was wearing 500 layers to stay warm. And after a stint of temperatures in the 80s, there will be one day where we go down into the 30s again. Sigh.
Our Mongolian contortionists have finally arrived on the lot! They have a beautiful act that we’re so proud to have in the show…this is their first time ...