Monthly Archives: December 2011

Christmas Break in Pennsylvania

The Christmas season chills your lungs with the crisp cold air and warms you up with warm spiced fresh apple cider.  On the last leg of our train journey, we went from Chicago, IL, to Harrisburg, PA, with a one-day … Continue reading

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Texas Train Tales

Stu loves the train.  He loves the whole experience, the rocking and clatter of the train on the tracks, the fresh coffee and paper delivered to us by a kindly train attendant, the countryside rolling by, and the interesting folks … Continue reading

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Leaving San Francisco

It has been a hectic few weeks. We had a garage sale on a rainy day, and I (Stu) was hit by a pretty bad flu that day. Mags had to go solo for some time while I let my … Continue reading

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Dashing Warriors, Caves and Trucks

Last week, we drove our remaining belongings down to Irvine in a 16 foot Budget truck.  Mags’s parents are kindly allowing us to turn her childhood bedroom into a storage unit for the next year.  The drive was long in … Continue reading

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