Miss Marple Originally uploaded by Daisyj. I finally managed to ambush my cat. She may never trust me again.(Note the tasteful disarray of obects on the table- intentional, of course.)
Inside Originally uploaded by Daisyj. Here’s the interior. At some point I’m going to learn how to put two pictures into one post.
Outside Originally uploaded by Daisyj. Here it is, the car I am about to be spending my next month in, more or less. Pretty nice, huh?
I’ve been thinking about things I want to do on this trip, and I thought I would post some of them as a list here. Because it’s just not a vacation without bullet points. – Gamble in Las Vegas – Eat at a buffet in same – Hike in the Grand Canyon – Look at … Read more
There are a few things I have to do to get ready for this trip. Here are the ones I can remember at the moment: 1. Get maps2. Find sleeping bags for my brother and his friend3. Clean the litterbox4. Clean the birdcage5. Practice driving the car, at least once6. My taxes7. Remember all of … Read more
Got it! (see sidebar)
I’ve been preparing for this trip in the way I prepare for (or recover from) pretty much anything: by shopping. For the most part it’s nothing too exciting- some warm-weather clothing, an expandable bag for things I pick up on the way. And then I bought a swimsuit. Well, you say, that doesn’t sound too … Read more
It’s t-minus eleven days and I think I have a general idea of what my schedule is going to be. Some of it is kind of ambiguous; for days when I’m in transit between stops I plan to just spend the night wherever I fid a motel that doesn’t look like it would attract too … Read more
I just realized that I’m leaving on this trip in less than two weeks. I feel like I should be doing something about that.
Woohoo! The car issue is finally settled. Not only does my brother want to drive it back, he wants to use his car (a giant, cushy boat of a Mercury Grand Marquis, if you can believe it. He’s twenty-one). There was a brief moment of uncertainty when it seemed that he wanted to leave from … Read more