Monthly Archives: October 2010

A Pig and A Barrel

Carol and I set out on our journey from Gananoque to Lebanon, NH, at almost noon.  The day was beautiful, sunny blue sky and a few puffy clouds as we sped east along the St. Lawrence Seaway and then crossed … Continue reading

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Can you say Gananoque?

What a joy to see my friend Carol’s bright face lighting up the gray Friday, October 15th  morning.  She had driven down from her home in Gananoque (pronounced Gan-an-AWE-qway), Ontario, and we babbled non-stop as we crossed the bridge into … Continue reading

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Waterloo to Watertown

Waving good-bye to George and Ellen who were off on a week-end adventure of their own, I climbed into Wendy’s nice new vehicle and we sped off. She showed me her BlueTooth telephone gadget where incoming phone calls to her … Continue reading

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Common Bonds of Goodness

Ray and Patty dropped me at the on-ramp to Route 20 east in Alexander, NY, just north of Attica.  Once up on the main route I had to heave-ho my pack and duffel bag a few hundred yards to get … Continue reading

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Cross-Country Zoom-Zoom

The sun was up, and so were we! Out of the driveway by 7:30 a.m., we started logging the miles as we zipped across the country, from Redding to Susanville to Reno, NV, to I-80 east. The miles were slipping … Continue reading

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Hitchin’ to California

Many cars passed by, and the day was gray and cool.  The on-ramp to I-5 at the south end of Ashland wasn’t very busy, so I heaved the heavy pack onto my pack (that thing must weigh 50 pounds!) and … Continue reading

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Ashland’s Beautiful JuJu

One lovely evening walking through downtown Main Street checking out the upcoming flicks at the Varsity Theatre, I crossed the street to find a lovely cellar restaurant/wine shop, and met the owners – Lynne and John.  We enjoyed visiting with … Continue reading

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