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August 7th, Trip Day minus 1;
Well, after many months of preparation we leave on our summer adventure first thing tomorrow morning. Hopefully I can keep this blog interesting enough to get you all to keep coming back. As you'll quickly find out, Mary and I love food so this blog will more than likely gravitate to our food adventures. When my oldest daughter Heather was younger she actually nicknamed us the "Food Family". I'm sure we ...
Although we don't take off on our adventure for another week, today begins the official preparation. I checked my new camera for compatibility with my computer and looked into starting this blog. So far so good.
The idea for this trip started almost on a whim. My wife Mary and I decided, since we were now retired, we could go almost anywhere we wanted on a driving trip with only the most rudimentary schedule and all ...
... of at any time like you can in Europe, that is if you value your limbs. Not fancying 6hours in the heat of the day sat in a boat we kept looking, and came to Alexander springs, while the wildlife was much the same, the trip was an estimated 2 hours which looked much more attractive. The wildlife was excellent, alligators of course, but also turtles, herons, and ...
... guards announced that you could not leave the stands for any reason and would have to join the huge line-up to get back to your seat. There was no prior advice to this effect. Anyone who knows Richard knows that he cannot go for an hour and a half without visiting a bathroom. He tried unsuccessfully to pitch his case to the guard to no avail. In the end he walked out and bullied his way back in.
The exit was smooth and ...
... kudzu finders!!
* To my brother Jeffrey who so dutifully checked in on the parental units.
*To my texting and emailing best buds-Sue, Carolyn, Chris, Mary Ann, Donna -It's fun keeping in touch.
*To Chris and Joe for all their wonderful Memphis/New Orleans suggestions and to Chris and Lori for their New Orleans expertise. Thanks for the "planning meetings!"
*To my wonderful husband Dave-the ultimate tour organizer. ...
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