Deep In The Heart of Austin, Texas
Trip Start Sep 09, 2010
17Trip End Nov 05, 2010
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The Parker Family Household
My journey began with a quick Labor Day Weekend trip home to Austin. Aside from the debris of my parent's kitchen remodel it was good to be home, have home-cooked meals and see some familiar faces. Most importantly, it was nice to sleep in and have my regular 10am wake up call a la Izzy Fey, our half-brained lab. She's only 1, so maybe there's hope for her yet? We made it out to my grandparents lake house for a night, dog posse and all, and enjoyed the sunshine and the brisk 90 degree weather. I was informed numerous times that a cold front had just passed through. You don't say... Three days was nice, but anymore and I would have missed San Francisco's cool air too much. Here's to hoping that spring is a pleasant season in South America.
Speaking of my impending trip, I got my injections, bought my travel sized toiletries and stocked up on all the other unnecessary travel items one could dream of while I was home (thanks Mom...). After two solid days of running errands, I am officially ready for mi viaje magnifico.
Here are a few pictures from my weekend in Austin. Next stop, Gilb's amazing couch in San Francisco for 3 nights.