The winter cold has kept us inside, so we were long overdue for our next road trip. Thankfully, Christmas weekend was coming up, and we had already planned on heading to Omaha. Our previous trips have been in small rural towns, but during this time of the year, big cities offer more activities. The
On our First Subaru Nightlife Travels, we stopped off at a car wash to rinse away more than a week's worth of dirty snow and road salt before venturing out into the night. It was one of those unmanned car washes, the kind where you pull up to a machine and a female voice instructs you
It is almost December, and for the most part of this fall going into winter, the weather in this part of the country has been uncommonly warm, but if you live in plains country you know that winter can and will come at any time. We can have 50 + degree weather and it will
School is one of those places that leaves an indelible mark on you. Raise your hand if you STILL have dreams or nightmares about your school days. One of my consistent dreams about school was the locker. I dreamt that I could not remember which locker number was mine; or how about the nightmare where
The call I'd waited months for finally came... "The job is yours, if you want it?" It was in Alaska. In the peak of the financial crisis of 2008. I was unemployed. I needed - THAT - job! I had interviewed several times months earlier. Even flew to Anchorage for an in-person. We had been preparing for
I have been remiss in my blogging duties I had hoped to get my next post out over the weekend so that it would be ready for today, but my broken ankle has slowed and complicated my world a bit. I am back and excited to share our Day Trip with you to Wakefield NE.