Monthly Archives: December 2011


Post by Nard, December 24, 2011 Louisiana is justeast of Texas but everything changes as soon as you cross the ferry at Port Arthur. Port Arthur is a place like Texas City… all oil refineries and little else. Not the … Continue reading

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Sunday December 18, 2011: Galveston, Oh, Galveston……..

Texas is a state full of contradictions, by landscape and by culture. It is wide open empty spaces with a little dirt and a lot of wind. There are large cities with fast drivers and no manners in bumper to … Continue reading

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Casita Day!

Just a quick post to show you the Casita.  Tuesday the 13th was pick up day (coincidentally, it was exactly one year ago on 12/13/10 that Lauren received her acceptance into Brown…I wonder what momentous occasion will happen on 12/13/12?) and … Continue reading

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The Adventure Begins….

Well………actually…it began yesterday, on December 10th.  Nard and I departed Colorado Springs on Saturday morning, just as the full moon set in the west over Pike’s Peak.  We arrived in Santa Fe by early afternoon, after short detours off I25 … Continue reading

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