Travelogue, Day 3: Fun City, More Hiking, and Family Photos

Tuesday I’ve reached the point in a vacation when I’ve lost the date. I only know the day of the week, and that with effort. We spend the late morning at Fun City, going down crazy slides and doing bumper…uh, everything. Julianna insists she wants to do bumper boats, but spends the entire ride shrieking…

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Travelogue, Day 1: Headed Westward

We’re not even to the first stop sign in our neighborhood when Nicholas asks, “Are we in Kansas yet?” For the first twenty miles, Julianna shouts every three minutes, “Hotel pool!” She only stops when the refrain changes to a pathetic, “Toilet! Toilet!” We have to make two bathroom stops in the first two hours,…

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