Category Archives: moving


5.6, that’s how far we’ve moved, yep, 5.6 miles. We closed on the house 14 August, and immediately started moving stuff over.  We did it all ourselves until the following weekend when Tom rented a truck, and hired 2 guys … Continue reading

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Day 7, Greenville SC to Richmond VA

slept in, till 7 OMG!   Passed from South Carolina into to North Carolina with no issues.   Starting to see lots of Virginia license plates, that's encouraging.   NC 85 has beautiful patches of flowers along the way.   … Continue reading

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Day 6, Lafayette LA to Greenville SC

Got on the road at 7:30am, made Slidell at 10, took the dogs for a little walk, and back on the road. So far blissfully uneventful, but also a little boring. 😵 Sadly, we have and will continue to pass … Continue reading

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Day 5, Cotulla TX to Lafayette LA

We left Cotulla at 8am, first stop will be the Walmart in Pearsall 30 miles away to get a tire and a simm card. About 10 miles from Pearsall the left front tire blew, however it didn't deflate, I had … Continue reading

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Day 4, Cotulla, Texas

Day 4, Cotulla, Texas it was a lovely evening, we slept well, except for the every 4 hour dog break. Tom was out at 7:30am to get the car to a mechanic he identified yesterday. Seems we blew a cv … Continue reading

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Day 3, Queretero to Cotulla Texas

Day 3 About 5am we decided to continue on. The traffic was diminished, the trucks had dried the roads, and we just couldn't sit there any longer. Found a fairly new bypass around San Luis Potosi that connects to Matehuala … Continue reading

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Hasta La Vista Baby

Well there it sits, ready to go, well except for us, the dogs, dog food, and our overnight bag. The Tarus brought us down 10 years ago, and will get us to our new destination. It's been a stressful week, … Continue reading

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