Weekend in PA

THANKSGIVING WEEKEND for us was a mix of longstanding traditions and new experiences.  We began our favorite weekend of the year with our traditional Thursday morning drive north, complete with all 18 minutes of Arlo Guthrie's Alice's Restaurant. Thanksgiving wouldn't be Thanksgiving unless my kids suffer through this tradition! After a fantastic mid-day dinner at my … Continue reading Weekend in PA


I'm heading south tomorrow, with my new pal Laurie, who blogs over here. She's flying in from California, staying overnight chez Soup, then tomorrow we load up the 'Burb and drive to Virginia Blogfest. Two chicks in a car? On a roadtrip? Does that remind you of anything?   Oh yeah, we're a couple of … Continue reading Roadtrip!

Our Excellent Roadtrip (Part Two: Vermont)

In our last installment, you learned how we spent thirty-seven hours driving from central PA to Vermont, at least forty-two of which were spent careening between orange and white construction barrels (not counting the stop at Wal-Mart to buy shoes), and another twenty-five of which were spent following a rental RV.  (And I say this … Continue reading Our Excellent Roadtrip (Part Two: Vermont)