Tag Archives: road trip

Thank God my vacation is finally here!

I’ve been feeling more anxious and depressed every day about the political situation, and I don’t feel like any of our efforts are really helping.   Sometimes I feel like I’m losing my mind.   It’s so easy to get bogged down … Continue reading

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Beach therapy!

My life has been turned upside down since January.   I know many of you feel the same way.    Living in Trump’s America leaves me feeling like I’m back with my abusive narcissist ex — always waiting for the … Continue reading

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Safe arrival.

That’s my son at Hudson Park.   It was windy and rather chilly! I’m just checking in to let everyone know I arrived in Florida safely. The 12 hour long car trip was, well, a trip.    When I left … Continue reading

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Excited!

Tonight I’m going to bed early because I’m leaving before dawn tomorrow to drive to Florida’s Gulf Coast to spend 6 days with my son. It should be a fun week, and a welcome diversion from all the disturbing news … Continue reading

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Back to the Gulf Coast!

Sunset off Clearwater Beach. In just a month (April 7th), I’ll be driving back to the Tampa Bay area again to visit my son. I’ll be there for 5 days, until the 12th.   This time, my daughter is coming … Continue reading

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Forest fires in western North Carolina

Seen on Facebook: Please pray for us here in western North Carolina. The forest wildfires are all over the area with forced evacuations. At least 550 firefighters are battling thousands of acres of fire with less than 20% containment. These … Continue reading

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Getting ready for my road trip next week!

The Florida Gulf Coast before a storm (credit: my son) I haven’t taken a long road trip since 2008! That’s WAYYYY too long. But after 8 long years, I’m getting ready for another one. Today I got my oil changed … Continue reading

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A Sunday drive along the Blue Ridge Parkway

On one gorgeous Sunday afternoon back in June, my daughter, her boyfriend and I decided to take a drive along the Blue Ridge Parkway in western North Carolina, which is close to my home. I thought I’d share some of … Continue reading

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