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Jul 30, 2011 - Are we really going home?
6:30 and we're on the road. That's the earliest we've gotten ourselves together - and the first time we were able to leave with the girls both still asleep. Brooke's fever went up to 103.2 last night, despite alternating doses of Tylenol and Motrin every four/five hours. Whatever she caught is a tough bug. It was a beautiful day with very little traffic before morning. The miles always seem to go by quickly in the morning and drag by the afternoon. By 9:30 we had driven 200 miles. 560 miles to home, I can't believe we made it. During this...Jump to full entry
Apr 30, 2011 - The Navion has arrived!
We brought the Navion home Saturday... I drove it home from RI and somehow made it home in one piece! The girls and I spent two nights in the RV to test it out. They loved it, and will hopefully feel the same after 2 months onboard. Jack and I have been checking everything out in preparation for the trip. Jack will be taking it back to the dealer this week to get the propane water heater working. I took the girls on our maiden voyage to Sullivan Tire to get a sticker. They thought it was the coolest thing EVER. I'm happy we've had a few...Jump to full entry
After lunch at a little deli, we went to the Amherst Middle School for an appearance by President Bill Clinton, on behalf of Hillary. Bill proved to be just as charismatic and impressive as he's reputed to be. Bill painted a picture of a very capable, hard-working Hillary, leading us to think that it would probably be good to have her continue on as our Senator. Bill actually was better at talking about his own term and his current activities than about Hillary's plans for the future. We left with the impression that a Hillary presidency...Jump to full entry