Monthly Archives: June 2014

Kansas

State #42! Last week, on a 14 hour drive from St. Louis to Denver, I passed through Kansas, all 417 miles of it! No, seriously, I drove from the far eastern part of the state right through to the far … Continue reading

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Meeting My Guru

There is one big city in the Midwest, and that city is called Chicago. St. Louis is just a cute little dot on a map compared to Chi Town. Not that I’m really into being around big cities, but two … Continue reading

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50 x 30

I’ve set a goal for myself: get to all fifty states by the time I turn 30. Think I can do it? In 2013, I reached my 34th-39th states when I road tripped through Idaho and Montana; retreated in Kentucky … Continue reading

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Eighth Graders

Now that school has been out for two weeks (where does the time go?), I thought I’d take just a few minutes to reflect on the transition that was made in my way of thinking about the eighth graders between … Continue reading

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