Monthly Archives: December 2011

California

August 6, 1995 Golden. California always seemed golden to me.  It was a place of sunshine and hope…I remember asking Mom to pack up and move to California when my problems were too much to bear. After endless hours of … Continue reading

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Las Vegas

July 31, 1995 We decided to get a hotel room in Las Vegas—well Dave and Lynda did.  It was too hot and too far to a campground.  It was around 5pm when we pulled into Harrah’s Hotel and Casino.  Harrah’s … Continue reading

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Grand Canyon and Bryce Canyon

July 29, 1995 From God-Forsaken to God-Blessed.   From desolate desert to majestic mountains. From Cliff Dwellings to Pueblo remains.  It seems as if we’ve done it all, but there is still seven or eight days left of vacation to go! … Continue reading

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Niagara Falls

March 26, 1995 Niagara Falls   Bonjour Mi Amore.  The long road was much longer this week—about 300 miles longer.  Only this time it wasn’t full of hardships.  Becky and I drove all the way to Ontario, Canada, to Niagara … Continue reading

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New England Trip

May 28, 2007 New England Trip We got up around 9:30am, ate and got ready to go.  We drove from 11am until 8pm.  We took so long due to the horrible traffic in New York and Connecticut.  It was bumper … Continue reading

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Blowing Rock

July 9, 2003 Blowing Rock Tranquility is the symbol on this diary.  Happiness was the symbol of the last, which led me to ponder the difference between the two.  Happiness is defined by the presence of joy and lack of … Continue reading

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Sauratown Mountain

January 26, 2003 Sauratown Mountain We ate lunch and packed up some stuff—the camera, money, maps, CDs and a pen and paper.  Jason went to go explore in the Jeep, so we did.  We left at about 6pm for the … Continue reading

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