Monthly Archives: May 2014

The Long Drive Day Six

I am ready to be in New Hampshire … we all are. tomorrow

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The Long Drive Day Five

</a Drove through 3 of the “I” states.. a long day in the car. We are ready for the driving to end.

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The Long Drive Day Four

We made it thru Nebraska today..yay.

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The Long Drive Day Three

              A long day. We drove to Fort Collins today, in the car for a good 11 hours. from Idaho, to Utah, to Wyoming, to Colorado. We pushed ourselves so we could see my daughter (who lives in Fort Collins) before she left for a 5 day trip. We […]

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The Long Drive Day Two

We made it into Idaho today. We are officially no longer Oregonians, we’re future New Hamshirites! We started off slowly, having had breakfast with our friends at their magical home. Luka is confused a bit. She is remarkably calm in the car; but when we get out and one of us leaves to enter a […]

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The Long Drive Day One

We left Portland this morning. Luka settled into the backseat and knew immediately that something was up.; her bed was in the backseat; the car was full.. she was quiet. We headed down to Eugene first so we could say good bye to Christopher and have one last meal with him. We had lunch with […]

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We’re moving

To New Hampshire. My husband was offered and accepted a job in Gorham, NH. We leave Monday morning, with dog and clothes, and a cooler for a long drive across the country. The Oregon Trail in reverse. I am thrilled! Yes, I know it’s going to get cold and winters are long. I know! But […]

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blue…..

The color of this is so much prettier in real life, the lighting was poor. Alas I’ve been melancholy. Beyond melancholy. For lots of reasons and no particular reason, truly. If you look up my name in a baby book it says either “melancholy” or “sorrowful one.” Seriously. Thanks mom and dad. I’m thinking about […]

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Blue

It’s been a long trip. I think we’ve held up remarkably well considering it all. So much driving, so much pressure and stress, a lot of unbearable waiting, uncertainty. We will end up where we are supposed to be.

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