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I am starting this blog for a Mission trip that I am taking to Thailand in February 2016. Our group is a medical, dental, chiro trip to care for the people of northern Thailand. Centered in Chiang Rai the trip will be 10 days in support of the ...
2 river horse flies
2 mountain goats
412 prairie dogs
1 Boiling River
13 different waterslides
15 morning gas bomb alarms with an additional snooze alarm (Ben)
1 mommy meltdown
30 pairs of dirty underwear
... are in control and can say no, you can't. Just one more. Every night since, we've watched at least 2 more episodes before bed. Last night, we watched 2 more. We are up to 18, I think. We hoped to finish all 24 by the time we left but we didn't. Our drug of choice is hidden within a little black box with an apple on top. All we need is somewhere to plug in and we are good to go. Just knowing its inside ...
... head up to our room. Easy peasy.
I also have a hanging rod in the car for coats and clothes that I don't want to wrinkle. Ok, so i can hang my clothes that don't fit in my drawer. It's how I roll.
We are all anxious to get a move on. Friday is the day we hit the big road out west like the settlers so many generations before us. We venture out together to follow our ancestors before us in our version of a covered wagon (our Covered Vagon) to explore the wild ...
I have been spending the last couple of months planning, finalizing, searching and booking the last of the hotels, sites and activities we will be doing on our trip out west. I really enjoy searching for the perfect location to stay that fits the place and mood we are looking for. It's a challenge for me. Recently, I booked our white water rafting and horse back riding trip in Yellowstone. Doesn't that sound perfect in Yellowstone? We will be there for 5 days. I have been ...