Seattle to Phoenix November 25th 2011 Day One: Seattle to La Grande, Oregon
We left in sunshine, and hoped that the the prediction of light snow across the eastern part of Washington and Oregon would be correct, or even better, wrong, and that we would have a sunny drive. Not to be....
After a difficult day of snow, icy roads, being stuck on a pass with hundreds of trucks, chaining up, unchaining and getting a cable caught in ... read more
North America » United States » Arizona » Phoenix Britain's American colonies broke with the mother country in 1776 and were recognized as the new nation of the United States of America following the Treaty of Paris in 1783. During the 19th and 20th centuries, 37 new states were added to the origina... ... read more
I was a primary teacher in a K-12 alternative school. In 2006, I took a leave for four months, travelling through Central America. I visited schools and studied Spanish along with being a tourist. My class followed my travels through this blog. I have continued to use this blog to keep friends, family and my students connected to my travels, recently in Mexico and now Kenya!
I am now retired and my husband and I hope to do even more traveling! I am volunteering in an after-school program on the Indian reservation where we live and at the local art museu... full info