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What keeps you going

When I told a fellow stranger at a pub that I am a traveler and that I have been on the road for nearly two years, she asked what keeps me going! It got me thinking for a second…I then replied… I just love life on the open road, the uncertainty and being out of…

A saying to live by

“To laugh often and much; To win the respect of intelligent people and the affection of children; To earn the appreciation of honest critics and endure the betrayal of false friends; To appreciate beauty, to find the best in others; To leave the world a bit better, whether by a healthy child, a garden patch,…

My second night at The Cow

“Hey, you are back. Welcome back!!” Ralph and Eric hollered in excitement. This was my second time at The Cow aka Stoney’s Lounge & Casino, a pub at the Clearwater Junction, Montana.  Constant downpour and cold temperatures restricted my outdoor activity. Besides spending my time reading, writing, fishing and fire gazing, I tried to bag…

I’m a Kiwi, almost!

              I’ll be returning home as a permanent resident. I can’t believe I’m already calling it Home. It always felt that way but today NZ Immigration made it official, as their way of saying, “Come back home!” Today, while riding through some steep climbs, gnarly weather and gale winds,…

Transamerica Bike Trail

I am going on an adventure this time along the Transamerica Bike Trail. Starting at Section 2, Bend Oregon to Baker City Oregon – 341 miles and Section 3, Bakery City to Missoula, MT – 419 miles. This will be my first time biking to and through Pacific North West and Rockies of North America. The…