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AtoZ Challenge 2020 – 8154: An Epic Road Trip – The D Stories #atozchallenge

AtoZ Challenge 2020 – 8154: An Epic Road Trip – The D Stories #atozchallenge

In early 2020 I traveled across the country with one of my daughters and three grandchildren.  We traveled 8154 miles through 20 states over the course of three weeks.  My A to Z posts this year will have the “8154”…

AtoZ Challenge Theme Reveal: 8154 – An Epic Road Trip in 2020 #atozchallenge

AtoZ Challenge Theme Reveal: 8154 – An Epic Road Trip in 2020 #atozchallenge

Every year for the past 5 years I have participated in the AtoZ Bloggers Challenge and April 2020 is no different.  But, unlike other years, I will be taking a different twist than I have in the past.  From late…

Red River Gorge – Slade, KY: A Different Look

Red River Gorge – Slade, KY: A Different Look

Ofttimes when we visit a place, we have a destination in mind.  The Red River Gorge area of Kentucky is one of those places.  Visitors typically are focused on visiting beautiful and expansive views of the gorge, hiking some of…

Special About Peter Wolf Toth – Whispering Giants Artist

Special About Peter Wolf Toth – Whispering Giants Artist

On August 20 I had a wonderful opportunity to spend a couple of hours on the phone with American artist Peter Wolf Toth who took time to speak with me from his Florida Studio. I had contacted Peter to get…

June 2019 Road Trip: Fun, Quirky and Offbeat Things

June 2019 Road Trip: Fun, Quirky and Offbeat Things

With any road trip I take, I look for a lot of different things.  I can find the offbeat and quirky, the beautiful, the unique, the magical, the historical, the fun and more…all in one trip.  I am focused…on the…

Everywhere a Sign – Some Y Signs From 2018 #AtoZChallenge

Everywhere a Sign – Some Y Signs From 2018 #AtoZChallenge

For the month of April I have yearned to get back on the road, be youthful and young-at-heart.  I have desired some of the yummy things that can be discovered along the way. Sadly, life goes on.  But I’ll be…

Everywhere a Sign – Some V Signs From 2018 #AtoZChallenge

Everywhere a Sign – Some V Signs From 2018 #AtoZChallenge

Its a very exciting time when I can visualize a future trip on the back roads of America. I tackle all of my trips with Vim and Vigor.  I feel validated after even the most vexing of trips. As I…

Everywhere a Sign – Some E Signs From 2018 #AtoZChallenge

Everywhere a Sign – Some E Signs From 2018 #AtoZChallenge

(Editor’s Note:  For  my  2019  posts,  I will be posting photos from my travels in 2018.  I visited 26 states and drive over 13,000 miles in 2018.  These posts will feature of few of the road signs and business signs…

Everywhere a Sign – Some D Signs From 2018 #AtoZChallenge

Everywhere a Sign – Some D Signs From 2018 #AtoZChallenge

(Editor’s Note:  For  my  2019  posts,  I will be posting photos from my travels in 2018.  I visited 26 states and drive over 13,000 miles in 2018.  These posts will feature of few of the road signs and business signs…

Travel in 2018: The Best of the Roadside Attractions – Part 1

Travel in 2018: The Best of the Roadside Attractions – Part 1

Obviously, one of my favorite things to do on road trips short or long is locate the fun, unique and offbeat roadside attractions.  And, fortunately, 2018 provided me a plethora of these.  I have already written about a few of…