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Archive for July 2013

New Mexico to Arizona

July 31, 2013

This morning I watched the sunrise cast long shadows in front of us. Observing through my rearview mirror as the skyline changed hues – from blues and grays to yellows and brilliant orange. I could barely make out the silhouettes of my buddies in the blinding light.. It was a glorious day. When we left […]


July 31, 2013

Not sure about the other girls (we picked up an escort, Dodie, for a couple days) but when I got up to relieve myself at 3:05, I was wide awake. Could not go back to sleep so made my bed in the dark and thumbed through FaceBook until it was time to really get up. […]

It’s that time!

July 29, 2013

Today is the day! My adventure will begin very shortly as I leave Camden, AR heading west. This afternoon I will meet Suzanne in Oklahoma and we will re-pack, tweak one thing or the other, and basically run through the trip over and over. This day has finally arrived but tomorrow won’t be here soon […]


July 26, 2013

OK friends and followers, Beside Suzanne and I using this ride as a fundraising platform for St Jude Children’s Research Hospital, we have also set up a fundraiser with AVON for the same. I am¬†posting a link to an AVON on-line, direct ship, ordering site that is set up specifically for St. Jude fundraising.¬† 100% […]

Bucket list

July 26, 2013

This sums it up pretty well…. Having the bike serviced today for Monday departure. Yes, I’m excited for this adventure but trying to be cautiously optimistic. I know some of you are thinking that this will be all fun and games. Then there are those of you that realize the physicality of stringing 30 continuous […]