(40) Rain… it’s better than snow!

(Monday January 24, 2011) Started our day off right with a continental breakfast at the hotel consisting of cheese omelettes, sausage patties, buiscuits ‘n gravy, and waffles the size of Texas.  Or I should say, waffles in the shape of Texas.  Didn’t have a camera by my side, so you’ll have to use your imagination … Continue reading »

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(39) The stars are bright all through the night…

Early Saturday morning we bid adieu to Joe & Barb and saddle up our leg to Dallas.   Twas about a 6.5 hour drive and went fairly smoothly other than one highway closure that added an extra 20 minutes to our drive.  The snow at this point was long gone and temps were in the mid … Continue reading »

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(38) Mission: Drive south until the snow is gone! Day 1

For a few months Rachel and I have been planning a winter escape in the midst of Indiana’s cold season.   We decided to do a dual purpose vacation to see some distant family, as well as find someplace warm to relax for a couple weeks.  We chose Webster Texas (just southeast of Houston) as our … Continue reading »

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Melody Beattie

“Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life. It turns what we have into enough, and more. It turns denial into acceptance, chaos to order, confusion to clarity. It can turn a meal into a feast, a house into a home, a stranger into a friend. Gratitude makes sense of our past, brings peace for today, and … Continue reading »

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All Plaid Out

“Don’t let a wishbone grow where a backbone should be.” Facebook Comments Tweet This Post

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