This weekend will see assorted members of the Brockie clan depart for three of the four corners of the country (sorry South West, next time – as I said to Greg the other day, it really is way too long since I have been in Tucson).
Iona is going the furthest. She is heading off to Redmond, Oregon for a 23 day Outward Bound adventure hiking, camping, rafting, kayaking, climbing, and all sorts of other dangerous stuff in the mountains and rivers of Oregon. I am really excited for her. As well as having had a chance to meet all the cute salespeople at REI she is going to have the experience of a lifetime. I can’t wait […]
It really is remarkably easy to get here (compares favorably to coming back to Connecticut from Denver or the left coast.
After arriving early this morning and catching the Number 35 bus directly from the airport to Shandon, it was time for a quick nap and then off to lunch with an old family friend.
We ended up at a rather fine establishment Thomson’s Bar on Morrison Street. Not only did they have splendid pies and very fine beer, they also had a barmaid from Murfeesboro, TN site of the next Therap / College of Direct Support Conference and ancestral home of our Kara! Small […]