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AtoZ Challenge 2021 – Signs Signs – The B Signs #atozchallenge
AtoZ Challenge 2021 – Signs Signs – The B Signs #atozchallenge

AtoZ Challenge 2021 – Signs Signs – The B Signs #atozchallenge

Welcome to another year of the AtoZ Challenge.  This year I am doing signs that I have seen across the country.  This post will feature signs associated with the Letter B.  ENJOY THE RIDE! We can’t avoid signs.  They are…

AtoZ Challenge 2021 – Signs Signs – The A Signs #atozchallenge
AtoZ Challenge 2021 – Signs Signs – The A Signs #atozchallenge

AtoZ Challenge 2021 – Signs Signs – The A Signs #atozchallenge

Welcome to another year of the AtoZ Challenge.  This year I am doing signs that I have seen across the country.  This post will feature signs associated with the Letter A.  ENJOY THE RIDE! We can’t avoid signs.  They are…

Old-Timey General Stores Part 2: R.M. Brooks General Store – Rugby, TN
Old-Timey General Stores Part 2: R.M. Brooks General Store – Rugby, TN

Old-Timey General Stores Part 2: R.M. Brooks General Store – Rugby, TN

This is the second post of my visits to Old-Timey General Stores.  On March 5, 2021 I visited the R.M. Brooks General Merchandise Store in Rugby, Tennessee.  Established in 1917, this one was a blast from the front of the…

Old-Timey General Stores Part 1: Forbus General Store – Pall Mall, TN
Old-Timey General Stores Part 1: Forbus General Store – Pall Mall, TN

Old-Timey General Stores Part 1: Forbus General Store – Pall Mall, TN

It is always fun to run into an “old-timey” General Store when driving back roads.  These are a throwback to the past and typically have items you don’t see in most other stores.  The “old-timey” stores each have their own…

AtoZ Challenge Theme Reveal: Signs Signs Everywhere a Sign #atozchallenge
AtoZ Challenge Theme Reveal: Signs Signs Everywhere a Sign #atozchallenge

AtoZ Challenge Theme Reveal: Signs Signs Everywhere a Sign #atozchallenge

As I travel across the US and Canada, I obviously run into a variety of signs.  Some are just informational, but others are very unique. My theme for the 2021 AtoZ Challenge is going to be signs.  I’ll present fun…

Roadtrippin’ 2020: The Roadways – Seeing the USA on back roads
Roadtrippin’ 2020: The Roadways – Seeing the USA on back roads

Roadtrippin’ 2020: The Roadways – Seeing the USA on back roads

The most time consuming part of any extended road trip is being on the road.  For me, this is the icing on the cake.  Sure, I love to see all of the quirky places, unique towns, Mom and Pop eateries…

Roadtrippin’ 2020: An Overview
Roadtrippin’ 2020: An Overview

Roadtrippin’ 2020: An Overview

The year 2020 has been a tough year for many people around the world.  Its thrown me for a few loops as well.  But, overall, as I look back on the year, it has been an absolutely amazing one.  In…

Check out my Interview on the SECTION 500 Podcast. Released LIVE on Oct. 6, 2020
Check out my Interview on the SECTION 500 Podcast.  Released LIVE on Oct. 6, 2020

Check out my Interview on the SECTION 500 Podcast. Released LIVE on Oct. 6, 2020

I am so excited to announce my newest podcast interview.  Honored to have been picked for their one year anniversary podcast too!! Please go #GRABALISTEN and Enjoy the Ride. These guys recently visited Mayor Louie Keen of Uranus in Missouri…

8154 SNEAK PEAK: New Introduction
8154 SNEAK PEAK: New Introduction

8154 SNEAK PEAK: New Introduction

While working on my new book 8154, I had written the typical generic introduction to the book.  However, since returning in late February, the world has changed dramatically.  As a result, I have totally reworked my introduction to the upcoming book…

All Three Less Beaten Paths Books hit TOP 3 in US Travel Chart today
All Three Less Beaten Paths Books hit TOP 3 in US Travel Chart today

All Three Less Beaten Paths Books hit TOP 3 in US Travel Chart today

Really really excited. I know this will only be for a couple of days, but, my three books are now sitting #1, #2 and #3 on Amazon’s Kindle US Travel chart. This is a first for me to hit the…