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the nut tree

http://a5.vox-data.com/6a00c2251c367f8fdb00e398b0d23d0004-html the nut tree We stopped here both on the way up and back to Seattle. I remember going to the Nut Tree when I first moved to California. It has changed a lot since then, especially at it appears … Continue reading

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first look at seattle

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qotd: best road trip ever

What was your favorite road-trip of all time?  Submitted by bodhibound.  amysorbust It was known as R-TORT – the Road Trip of Road Trips. We started in Emeryville, CA and headed due east on the 80 to Chicago. We made … Continue reading

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route 66 ketchup

ya want fries with that? This is from the road trip – the world's largest ketchup bottle.  It is actually a water tower.  The company is no longer in business, but the giant ketchup bottle remains. We managed to figure … Continue reading

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hello california

We finally entered California late this afternoon!  We are currently about an hour outside of Sacramento. I forgot how long that trek through the Sierra Nevada can be.  I love the civic, but feel very tiny compared to those big … Continue reading

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california time

Not quite yet to the Golden State.  Currently in the Silver State (NV).  Should cross the border sometime tomorrow.  I can't believe it has been two years!! Last night we stayed at Little America in the middle of nowhere, Wyoming.  … Continue reading

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good morning from longmont, co

We gave the road a break (of sorts) and took the day off from driving.  We met up with the lovely Miss E for lunch yesterday at this amazing tea house and then took in Boulder. We tasted some great … Continue reading

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hey toto! we’re in kansas!

There actually is an Oz Museum in Wamego, Kansas.  We didn't stop there though.  I am afraid I would click three times, and given my current "home" status, who knows where I might end up? We did stop in at … Continue reading

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briefly

We left a day later than anticipated.  It is a matter of too much stuff, too much heat and broken elevators. But we are on the road now.  In Colombia, MO.  Stopped in St. Louis and managed to see a … Continue reading

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from me to you

It is going to be a scorcher today.  I was outside before 9am and you could just tell. They are predicting over 100F (and I think it was almost exactly 11 years ago that Chicago had that deadly heatwave). For … Continue reading

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