8154: An Epic Family Road Trip

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

AtoZ Challenge 2021 – Signs Signs – The C 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 C.  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…

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…

Less Beaten Paths Books hit Top 3 in Amazon today
Less Beaten Paths Books hit Top 3 in Amazon today

Less Beaten Paths Books hit Top 3 in Amazon today

Beginning July 4 I set the Kindle versions of my first three books to be FREE downloads for the week. In less than 11 hours, the three books jumped up to the TOP THREE on three Amazon US Travel Charts…

8154: Experiencing America’s Amazing Landscapes
8154: Experiencing America’s Amazing Landscapes

8154: Experiencing America’s Amazing Landscapes

In early 2020 I traveled across the country over the course of three weeks with my daughter and three grandchildren.    During this trip we traveled 8154 miles across 20 states and visited over 100 destinations, saw all sorts of…

8154: Unique Discoveries and Unplanned Adventures
8154: Unique Discoveries and Unplanned Adventures

8154: Unique Discoveries and Unplanned Adventures

In early 2020 I traveled across the country over the course of three weeks with my daughter and three grandchildren.    During this trip we traveled 8154 miles across 20 states and visited over 100 destinations, saw all sorts of…

8154: Visiting National and State Parks and the Junior Ranger Programs
8154: Visiting National and State Parks and the Junior Ranger Programs

8154: Visiting National and State Parks and the Junior Ranger Programs

In early 2020 I traveled across the country over the course of three weeks.    During this trip we traveled 8154 miles across 20 states and visited over 100 destinations, saw all sorts of animals, all sorts of geography, 10…

8154: The Whimsical Wonders of Sebastopol, California
8154: The Whimsical Wonders of Sebastopol, California

8154: The Whimsical Wonders of Sebastopol, California

In early 2020 I traveled across the country over the course of three weeks.    During this trip we traveled 8154 miles across 20 states and visited over 100 destinations, saw all sorts of animals, all sorts of geography, 15…

A Tasty Twist: California Balsamics – Ukiah, California
A Tasty Twist: California Balsamics – Ukiah, California

A Tasty Twist: California Balsamics – Ukiah, California

I often write about unique and quirky road side attractions, offbeat eateries and fun travel destinations.  It is not often, however, that I visit and write about unique products and their businesses. But, on my 8154 Road Trip, as I…