Month: April 2017

Branson, MO to Muldrow, OK – 4/30/2017

Mike here.  Pretty woman gets a little time off.  I’ll just be putting up a few pictures.

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Branson, MO – 4/27/2017

April 27, 2017 (Thursday) The weather was nice, sun was out and it was warm but not hot. We decided to do something and I had a few things in mind that I hoped Michael wouldn’t mind too much. His

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Branson, MO – 4/25-26/2017

April 25-26, 2017 (Tuesday and Wednesday) The weather has been HORRIBLE. Terrible thunder and lightening that felt like it was right over our heads. Scary loud, constant and bright. We spent Tuesday at Walmart (putting in a prescription) and a

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Dogwood Canyon Nature Park – 4/24/2017

April 24, 2017 (Monday) We got up and had breakfast and coffee. So good to have our own kitchen again. We miss it when we’re in hotels for days at a time. The weather is beautiful today but going to

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Collinsville, IL to Branson, MO – 4/23/2017

April 23, 2017 Mike here, apparently I have given Pretty Woman a day off, though I can’t for the life of me recall such an act.  At any rate, just me and that means mostly just pictures.  Sorry.  Today we

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Indianapolis, Indiana – 4/22/2017

April 22, 2017 (Saturday) Woke up and had breakfast at the hotel, then left. The first part of the drive today was to Indianapolis, Indiana – about 180 miles. The weather was cloudy and grey but not raining so we

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Columbus, Ohio – 4/21/2017

April 21, 2017 (Friday) Slept poorly due to the bed being so soft and a major thunder and lightening storm. Michael’s back is hurting him. Good thing soft beds don’t happen often. Anyway, we got up and went and had

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Rutherford B Hayes Presidential Library, Fremont, Ohio – 4/20/2017

April 20, 2017 (Thursday) Got up and left our home around 9:00 AM. The drive today was near Tiffin, Ohio – about 100 miles away. When we looked online, we saw there was the Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Library and

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Gerald Ford Presidential Library, Grand Rapids, MI – 4/19/2017

April 19, 2017 (Wednesday) Long day. Much longer than we had planned but we decided to do a couple unexpected detours. We woke up to grey threatening skies. We left our room and went down to the on-site restaurant for

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State Capitol, Lansing, MI – 4/18/2017

April 18, 2017 (Tuesday) I got up early and got us rolling. Michael was resistant but finally gave up and gave in. We left at around 8:30 AM and headed out of town. Clarece (GPS) took us through Canada and

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Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada – 4/17/2017

April 17, 2017 (Monday) Slept pretty well. Worst of it was it was pretty hot or pretty cold. We got up to blue skies, a bit nippy but you could tell it was gonna be a nice, warm day. We

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Latham, NY to Niagara Falls, Canada – 4/16/2017

April 16, 2017 (Sunday) Happy Easter! Woke up to beautiful skies. We had breakfast in the hotel (Microtel) and then watched CBS Sunday morning. After it was over, we left and got gas at a nearby Mobil gas station. The

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North Conway, NH to Latham, NY – 4/15/2017

April 15, 2017 (Saturday) Hated to leave our most comfortable home but we have to start heading West, with a fair bit of North and South in there as well. We left around 9:00 AM and headed right down the

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Mt Washington Discovery Center, North Conway, NH – 4/14/2017

April 14, 2017   Mike here, giving pretty woman a day off.  This adventure was mine alone.  I walked across the street to a museum and discovery center about Mount Washington, home of the worst weather in the world (at

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Eaton, New Hampshire – 4/13/2017

April 13, 2017 (Thursday) We’ve just been lazing and grazing around here. We finished up the Mexican soup and headed out at around 11:15 AM. It was a beautiful day with sunshine. Today’s destination was just about 15 or 20

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Diana’s Bath, New Hampshire – 4/11/2017

April 11, 2017 (Tuesday) Such an absolutely beautiful day! Temperatures were into the 60’s, warm and wonderful. I had been on line to see what there was to do in the area and one of the things was called “Diana’s

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Augusta and Portland, Maine – 4/10/2017

April 10, 2017 (Monday) Absolutely beautiful day! Sunny skies and warm. Can’t be better than this with the snow all around and the sun shining in the sky. Love it. We got up and left (after coffee and cereal) at

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Montpelier, VT to N Conway, NH – 4/8/2017

April 8, 2017 (Saturday) It snowed overnight – quite a bit. It was supposed to clear up and get warmer but it continued to snow pretty much all the way to North Conway, New Hampshire – almost 140 miles. We

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Concord, NH & Montpelier, VT – 4/7/2017

April 7, 2017 (Friday) Didn’t sleep well, probably due to being a moving day and I usually have a hard time getting to sleep. Also, thunder and lightening! This weather here on the east coast is just bizarre. Woke up

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Providence, Rhode Island – 4/5/2017

April 5, 2017 (Wednesday) Like I’ve been saying (complaining I think), the weather here is really weird. One day it’s gorgeous and in the 60’s, and the next there’s 3” of snow on the ground. Well today was kinda clear

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State House, Hartford, CT – 4/3/2017

April 3, 2017 (Monday) The weather here is so weird. Never know when, or if, it will be okay to go out and drive in for any distance. We’re from California and not used to snow and ice. We will

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Marble House, Newport, RI – 4/2/2017

April 2, 2017 (Sunday) Sunshine! We decided to get out into it before it disappears again. Beautiful! We got up, had our breakfast and coffee and then headed out for a drive around Newport, Rhode Island. There are so many

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