Monthly Archives: August 2010

Jac and Mac Drive America 2.0: Casper, WY to Denver, CO to Omaha, NB

Do you have ANY idea how many different country radio stations America has?! Let me give you an idea . . . you know when you’re driving say, from Vancouver up to the Interior of BC, and the radio goes … Continue reading

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Jac and Mac Drive America 2.0: Missoula, MT to Casper, WY

I am a driving machine. After the heart attack of yesterday’s realization that Google Maps is shockingly accurate, we decided to get a good jump-start on the driving today.  Since Jac did the sandwich drive yesterday (first and last of … Continue reading

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Jac and Mac Drive America 2.0: Vancouver to Missoula, MT

Note to self: 9 hours 58 minutes, according to Google, is, in fact, 10 hours.  Not 9 hours and change, 10 hours. Last summer we left at 7, this summer we left at 8 . . . ‘ish.  Add a … Continue reading

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‘Around the World on an Empty Stomach’

I read a lot.  And reading is, out of necessity, the friend of the weary traveller.  Planes, trains, buses, boats, you name the mode of transportation, chances are, you’ll need a book to read. So, in addition to sharing my … Continue reading

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TWO Months!

Two months to go!!  SOOOO  much to do! I’ve finally received my new passport, and just this morning applied online for my Australian Working and Holiday Visa. Lunch with Auntie Janie this afternoon, and dinner with ‘the fam’ for Jaclyn’s … Continue reading

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Goody Day

Today is Friday, and at the Edgemont Branch of North Shore Credit Union, that means it’s Goody Day! I don’t really know when or how Goody Day started, but I do know that I like it.  Today, we have a … Continue reading

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