My good friend Laura suggested that everyone taking long driving trips with their spouse needs ideas on how to make the ride more pleasant and the travel time go by faster. I actually planned several things for our long driving trip to Florida, engaging my husband in some of the technical issues and gaining his buy-in for how we would pass the time. It generally doesn’t work unless he is bought in in advance, and it is even better if he has a role in the planning.
What we did on our drive from PA to FL:
1. We listened to some books. Although we could not physically check them out of the library since we were planning to be away for 10 weeks, since I have ‘Overdrive’ set up on my tablet, I can Continue reading →
I will start this blog in the order in which we traveled – or started out our Adventurous Retirement (or Tom’s). Driving…
In the Beginning Our 2015 adventure started on January 28th when we packed up the SUV and headed south. It was a lovely journey, seeing Tom’s family on the way to Florida and then stopping overnight in an area we had vacationed in 2 years ago – Roanoke Rapids, known for its lovely lakes and Continue reading →