Monthly Archives: January 2012

Chasing Tail

A tumbleweed blew across the old dirt road. My fingers twitched by my side, eager for a quick draw. The static between my fingers and the holster was electric. This shootout was mine.  "Anne, are you coming?" Oooh, right. I live in ...

Trax Trippin

Today was a day of tourism and train rides. We walked about a mile to the Trax (Utah's fancy train system) and piled on the layers before heading out to face the cold, our memories of pansy San Diego winters in ...

What happens when you drive 15 hours in 2 days?

...so what does happen when you drive for 15 hours in 2 days? You go crazy! And you also get really tired. Like, exhausted. I'm not really one who can fall asleep in the car while it's moving, folks - but let me tell ...

California Adventures

This first leg of our trip was full of delicious food and good company! Although the initial hour and a half drive to Anaheim wasn't quite as epic as all road trip beginnings turn out to be, it was a ...

Fire alarms are really loud.

...don't be alarmed. I mean, they're called alarms but right now it's just the boy who cried wolf. Yes - I'm writing this while listening to incessant loud beeping. I guess the Starbucks fire alarm just wanted to give us its own, special ...

The Phantom Seat Belt

So this is it! We've set out on our adventure - no turning back. I'm looking forward to visiting with all the people we're planning to meet up with and nervous about all the meals I won't be cooking in ...

Let’s play a game!

My phone beeped for the hundredth time today. I tried to check my it discretely so as not to be rude to my grandparents, but it was from Danielle and I just had to see what she said! "so the vlogbrothers ...

This car is ready to trip out!

The road trip is only a week out and we are starting to panic! I am still working on packing away all my belongings for storage, as well as sorting out the few meager belongings I can bring with me. I was ...

A Jobless Duo

This Sunday will be my last day of work. This next Sunday we'll be out on the open road, a jobless duo...or maybe "unpaid bloggers/adventurers" sounds more impressive. Either way, this thing is scaring the hell out of me. Up until ...