Month: March 2014

Las Vegas, Nevada 3/31/2014

MARCH 31, 2014 (Monday)   Beautiful sunshine but the wind! People are having all sorts of sinus problems here.  Heard on the news today that the High Roller (the huge ferris wheel) is finally open for business starting today. The

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Las Vegas, Nevada 3/30/2014

MARCH 30, 2014 (Sunday)   Slept so good in the bed. The pillows are amazing and the blankets are light and warm. Got to sleep in. and we didn’t have to move.  Loved it. Didn’t really do much, just lazed

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Tusayan, Arizona to Las Vegas, Nevada 3/29/2014

MARCH 29, 2014 (Saturday)   Comfortable bed and a pretty decent hotel, but pricey ($119.00 a night). We were so looking forward to a timeshare home again. We really like having our own space and more televisions than you can

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Grand Canyon, Arizona 3/28/2014

MARCH 28, 2014 (Friday)   Beautiful skies. We were up and out of the Bell Rock Inn by 9:30 AM. We stopped in Flagstaff at Coco’s Restaurant for breakfast. It was really flavorful and good. We all enjoyed our food.

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Sedona, Arizona 3/27/2014

MARCH 27, 2014 (Thursday)   Woke up to sunshine but by the end of the day it was cold and overcast (again). We got moving and out of our “home” at around 11:00 AM. First stop, find something for breakfast.

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Flagstaff, Arizona to Sedona, Arizona 3/26/2014

MARCH 26, 2014 (Wednesday)   Windy, cold and overcast. We want the sun back! We lazed around in the room until 10:30 AM because Michael had bid on a Wyndham timeshare on Ebay. We lost but we’re still looking for

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Monument Valley, Utah to Flagstaff, Arizona 3/25/2014

MARCH 25, 2014 (Tuesday)   Happy 25th anniversary to my wonderfully adventurous husband! Thank you so much for the fun and laughter. Looking forward to our next 25!   We got up and were out by 9:00 AM. We went

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Gallup, New Mexico to Monument Valley, Utah 3/24/2014

MARCH 24, 2014 (Monday)   Spring is here! The weather has been beautiful and looks like it will continue for awhile. Michael and I got up around 8:00 AM and went down to the registration area to have their continental

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Albuquerque, New Mexico to Gallup, New Mexico 3/23/2014

MARCH 23, 2014 (Sunday)   Moving day. We are going from Albuquerque, New Mexico to Gallup, New Mexico – about 150 miles. We can’t check in before 3:00 PM, so we thought we would go to breakfast at a place

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Albuquerque, New Mexico 3/22/2014

MARCH 22, 2014 (Saturday)   Woke up to beautiful, glorious sunshine again!  Michael got up and left around 9:30 AM to see the Maxwell Museum of Anthropology. Lexi and I had no desire to see it so he went by

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Albuquerque, New Mexico 3/21/2014

MARCH 21, 2014 (Friday)   Woke up to beautiful, glorious sunshine! Nice. Lexi wanted to stay home today while Michael and I did our errands. First up, we had a 10:30 AM appointment to get the rear wheels aligned on

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Amarillo, Texas to Albuquerque, New Mexico 3/20/2014

MARCH 20, 2014 (Thursday)   Michael and Lexi got up early so they could go have breakfast. Michael was kind enough to bring me a little something. When they came back into the room, he said after he brought me

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Muldrow, Oklahoma to Amarillo, Texas 3/19/2014

MARCH 19, 2014 (Wednesday)   Woke up to cold and wind. Our eyes and noses are going crazy, especially Michael’s, because of all the pollens flying around (we think).  Hated to leave Uncle Claude and Aunt Gail but sure don’t

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Memphis, Tennessee to Muldrow, Oklahoma 3/18/2014

March 18, 2014 (Tuesday)   Lovely hotel, soft bed, white noise. Was nice but we so prefer our timeshares with kitchens and lots more room. We got up and left around 10:30 AM. We headed for either a Subway or

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Mt. Pleasant, Tennessee to Memphis, Tennessee 3/17/2014

MARCH 17, 2014 (Monday)   Happy St. Patrick’s Day! Woke up around 8:30 AM. Missed saying goodbye to Bobby, but got a quick visit in with Kathy and the dogs. So fun.  Such Southern hospitality at its finest! Today we had a

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The Hermitage, Nashville, Tennessee to Mt. Pleasant, Tennessee 3/16/2014

MARCH 16, 2014 (Sunday)   Better night sleep. Got up and had the continental breakfast in the lobby. They had cereal, oatmeal, waffles, yogurt, donuts, muffins, bread, fruit, and different kinds of drinks – coffee, tea, orange juice or apple

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Nashville, Tennessee 3/15/2014

MARCH 15, 2014 (Saturday)   We all had a pretty miserable night last night. About midnight a large group of young teenagers arrived at the hotel. There was a lot of loud noises, running up and down the hall, slamming

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Gatlinburg, Tennessee to Nashville, Tennessee 3/14/2014

MARCH 14, 2014 (Friday)   Woke up to sunshine and much warmer weather. We got up early because it was moving day. We left around 9:30 AM. Gatlinburg Town Square resort has places near the elevator, and in the parking

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Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Tennessee 3/13/2014

MARCH 13, 2014 (Thursday)   Got up to snow and cold. Day turned out to be blue skies and glorious (but a bit chilly). The high was around 45 degrees. We left around 9:30 AM to meet our tour group

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Pigeon Forge, Tennessee 3/12/2014

MARCH 12, 2014 (Wednesday)   Grey skies and raining. Turned cold in the afternoon and snow is expected by tomorrow. We were sure hoping we could get out of here without more snow! We left our home around 1:00 PM

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Parrot Mountain, Gatlinburg, Tennessee 3/11/2014

MARCH 11, 2014 (Tuesday)   Still sunny skies. Got up to 70 today. Beautiful! We left around 11:00 AM and went to Parrot Mountain. It was about ten miles from home. It cost almost $20.00 a person, but we had

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Sevierville, Tennessee 3/10/2014

MARCH 10, 2014 (Monday)   Grey skies but cleared up and was a lovely day. We woke up and went to the meet and greet this morning. They had quite a few people from the different activities around. They all

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Gatlinburg Town Square, Tennessee 3/9/2014

MARCH 9, 2014 (Sunday)   Woke up to another sunny and beautiful day. We lazed around most of the morning, watching CBS Sunday morning, reading, drinking tea, and just generally not doing anything. Around 1:30 PM, we walked down the

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Knoxville, Tennessee 3/8/2014

MARCH 8, 2014 (Saturday)   Beautiful bright, warm day. We woke to sunshine and it stayed around all day. Felt wonderful. Didn’t really do anything. Lazed around until it was time to go to our timeshare presentation at 2:00 PM.

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Massanutten, Virginia to Gatlinburg, Tennessee 3/7/2014

MARCH 7, 2014 (Friday)   Snowing again when we got up. Grey, overcast and cold. We left around 9:30 AM and stopped at the Harrisonburg Cracker Barrel. We had breakfast and got a book on tape (Nora Roberts romance type).

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Harrisonburg, Virginia 3/6/2014

MARCH 6, 2014 (Thursday)   Pretty lazy and laid back day for us. Tonight we’re going to be packing up and staging our stuff to leave for Gatlinburg early in the morning. Also, we got a call from Gatlinburg about

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Madison and Jefferson’s Homes, Virginia 3/5/2014

MARCH 5, 2014 (Wednesday)   Long day but lots of fun.  Woke up to SUNSHINE. It’s so pretty with the snow and blue skies. We left around 11:00 AM to head to Montpelier, James Madison’s home. It was about an

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Snow Tubing, Massanutten, Virginia 3/4/2014

MARCH 4, 2014 (Tuesday)   Woke up to cold, snow, but nicer weather. It was in the 20’s all day but we had blue skies and it felt warmer. We left around 1:30 PM to head to the tube park.

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Massanutten, Virginia 3/3/2014

MARCH 3, 2014 (Monday)   Stayed up late watching the Oscars. Michael and I couldn’t have our usual date night because they don’t have PBS stations here at Massanutten.  Woke up to snow covered grounds, cars, roofs – everything. They

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Luray Caverns, Virginia 3/2/2014

MARCH 2, 2014 (Sunday)   Woke up to partial clear skies. Michael and I decided to go for it and go to Luray Caverns before the big storm arrives. The storm is supposed to dump over a foot of snow

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