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The Journey Westward

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We’ve been in Portland, OR for a week now, I have been meaning to write a post about the trip we took from Minneapolis all the way to Portland but have been distracted by Thanksgiving and a new wonderful place. The journey was long but along the trip we ran into beautiful scenery as well… Read more »

Getting to the Brass Tacks

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I spent this morning in the Portland Arboretum with my dad and brother wandering leaf-strewn paths under a temperate rainforest. We talked about our bus, how it’s awesome that it’s still running strong and charged all the way across the snowy Rockies. We talked about math and batteries and sometimes nothing. It was calming to… Read more »

Giving Thanks

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I’m thankful that it’s Thanksgiving. I’ve been a bit overwhelmed trying to steer this adventure this way or that and I think a day of being nothing but thankful is exactly what the doctor ordered. There are so many things to be thankful for, from loving family and friends to the hard work of so… Read more »

Things are Opening Up a Little Bit

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We made it to Portland. Now to begin, it seems. We’ve been so focused on getting through the cold and arriving at our first major destination that things seem a bit surreal now that we’re here. The transition from traveling through the plains all day to setting out into a crowded city is abrupt and… Read more »