Florida, Finally!

We woke up this morning in Florida, and for the first time in days we were able to sleep in and take it easy. It is surprising how fatigue sets in while traveling cross-country!  We have spent a full week driving in our little Prius C, loaded with:  all the gear from home that we…

Laramie to Lincoln

With 1177 miles behind us, we've already enjoyed a lot of incredible scenery.  Eastern Oregon has a unique beauty with rolling hills in desert terrain, which slowly gives way to greenery along the Snake River in Idaho. Fields of corn and other crops bordered I-84 through Idaho and into Utah where the landscape turns rugged…

Leaving Home

Originally, when making our plans, we had been hoping to drive out of Eugene early on the morning of Saturday Sept. 24th, but we woke up that Saturday morning with a house that still seemed full of stuff (what? how?). We spent our last day there working in overdrive: one last load to the dump,…