Ignoring a forecast calling for 100% chance of rain, we scheduled our foray into Philadelphia. We had a bit of a late start, made worse by a much slower drive in than we expected.  Even though we were not in rush hour, traffic was heavy (at least to our suburban tolerance). We found parking...

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Ringing Rocks

When he came near the place where the road goes down the Mount of Olives, the whole crowd of disciples began joyfully to praise God in loud voices for all the miracles they had seen:
“Blessed is the king who comes in the name of the Lord!” “Peace in heaven and glory in the highest!”
Some of...

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We wanted to visit Philadelphia, so found a campground that looked (before we learned about Philly traffic and construction) about 35 minutes outside of downtown.

We assume the roads in this area are based on pre-automotive horse and buggy tracks.  I’ve never seen so many houses and...

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This weekend we fulfilled one of Data’s big goals for the trip - a visit to Cooperstown, NY and the Baseball Hall of Fame.

We handled this a bit differently than most families probably do - as Data is the only real Boyink sports fan.  I gave him the option - saying if he wanted us there as a...

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Two Weeks Gone - What’s It Like?

As I begin writing this post we’re just over the two-week mark in our proposed year-long trip.  We’ve posted a number of entries about where we’ve been and what we’ve done, but that’s only part of the whole picture of what we’re experiencing.

And while I want to communicate more about the...

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