Tag: Outdoors

Week 8

Week 8

On Monday of week 8, The Dude and I were out running errands for our camping trip. We were hungry and worn out. We broke both our South Beach Diet and our no-spend day. We went to Jack in the Box. We tried to find something SB-y, but we got […]

Week 7

Week 7

An important rule was tested this week. The Dude needed a new rubber spatula for the camp box, as the one we had disappeared. So he ventured into the local thrift store ALONE!! He got a spatula, even though we do have one at home that could serve double duty. […]

Week 6

Week 6

This will be a short post as I am writing my thesis and have little time to write anything else. Week 6 went pretty well. We went on a short camping trip. We went to Bannack Days and camped Friday and Saturday nights. Since we were attending an event, our […]

First week

First week

The boys finished school on Tuesday, so it was the first week of summer for us. It started with a separation. I helped a friend move to Portland and hung out there for the weekend. The Dude took the boys to the river to take advantage of Free Fishing Weekend. […]

The epic overview

The epic overview

Hello all! We have returned. Washington  to Washington and back. 7845 miles. 25 days. I will give a full recording over the coming days and weeks, but wanted to run through the highlights quickly. Coolest discovery: we can travel in a small minivan for that many days and miles with […]

Over the river and through the woods…

Over the river and through the woods…

Long time no post. That whole graduate school deal got in the way of my blogging! A while back I wrote a whiny rant about our lack of travel. We have decided to do something about it. The Dude’s dad got sick last month and it put the need to […]