Open Mouth, Insert Foot

You know how sometimes, occasionally, once in a blue moon, I have a tendency to stick my foot in my mouth and end up in an awkward situation? Oh, boy. A couple of days ago really took the cake. It started with a group text from a number I did not recognize. I assumed they’dContinue reading “Open Mouth, Insert Foot”


Montana is Huge

After a long day of driving – emphasis on long, because holy shit, did you know that Montana is huge?! – we arrived in Rapid City a little before 9:00 this evening. We actually woke up at 3:45 in Post Falls, Idaho, and were on the road by 5:00 a.m. Barely spent any time inContinue reading “Montana is Huge”

Asphalt Intrusion

I seem to have run out of things to say as of late. Ironic, considering words are my bread and butter. Literally. (Though nowadays, it’s whole wheat bread and nothing more than a schmear. Damn you, diabetes). But then I remembered today is Flashback Friday, and who says that only applies to photos? Memories areContinue reading “Asphalt Intrusion”

Getting My Griswold On – Day 3: Rapid City, SD

Miles traveled today: 434.5 Total miles traveled: 1380.4 A Parting Shot or Two Pulling out of Billings this morning at 7:30, it occurred to me that I might have been a little harsh on the town. Perhaps the outskirts would prove to be a little more, umm…Montana-like. So as I drove past on the interstate,Continue reading “Getting My Griswold On – Day 3: Rapid City, SD”

Getting My Griswold On – Day 2: Billings, MT

Miles traveled today: 570.6 Total miles traveled: 945.9 Next Time Remind Me to Write a List I was served a reminder today – in the form of an early morning thunderstorm as I was loading my car to depart Spokane – that I forgot to pack a jacket. Or a sweatshirt, of any sort. AllContinue reading “Getting My Griswold On – Day 2: Billings, MT”