Category: Preperation

Iceland: Reykjavik

Back in the Saddle Have you missed us? We’re back. We sure missed you. And we missed the road. This time around we are visiting the land of fire and ice. But it wasn’t Game of Thrones that inspired this trip; rather, we were first inspired to visit […]

1 Day To Go…

By this time tomorrow, John and I will be on a plane headed for Manchester.  We arrive at 7:50am, local time, and my lovely sister and her husband will have driven 2 hours to pick our tired asses up from the airport. It’s been a hectic last week.  […]

1 Week To Go…

Next Friday, John and I will be boarding a plane to Europe, where we will stay for three months. Even as I type this, it still doesn’t seem quite real.  For every task left to be done, there’s 3 that we have accomplished already…which is a good ratio […]

Accumulating Goods and Services

Today we went to REI, a.k.a.the Restoration Hardware of adventure travel stores, to stock up on gear.  Absurdly expensive, but we did manage to find some bargains.  Bonus Points awarded for not spending all of the money in our bank accounts, so that’s a win. Observations and questions: […]

Jake Fletcher

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