Kasnas City to Houston 2008 Blog

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Relive our "mini" road trip from Kansas City to Houston. The trip started on May 10th and completed on May 22nd. Since the trip is complete, the blog entries are in start-to-finish order.


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Getting to Kansas

There’s not too much exciting to write about a plane flight from Oakland to Kansas City. …

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The Fish Whisperer

John and I spent most of the day with Chris, Amy, Logan and Sloan. We spent some time hanging …

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Steamboat Arabia Museum

This morning John and I went back to the Steamboat Arabia Museum to take the tour and look …

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On To Tulsa

After the Steamboat Arabia Museum, we drove to Tulsa, where we plan to spend a couple of …

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Visiting Grave Sites

So today John and I visited the graves of most of my relatives that lived in Tulsa.

Buried …

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Tulsa's First Presbyterian Church

Amazingly, we did not get any rain today, even though the forecast clearly called for some …

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No More Butter Brickle!

Some of the items on my “to do” list for this trip are more fun and frivolous. One is a visit …

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On to Dallas!

We left Tulsa this morning right after breakfast. We actually stayed an extra day because …

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San Antonio, my Birthplace!

This morning we drove from Dallas to San Antonio, arriving at the hotel around 2:30. We picked …

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Touring San Antonio

Today has been a busy day so far. After a hearty breakfast at the Courtyard, we drove to …

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Dinner at Karam's

Karam’s is an unlikely name for a Mexcan restaurant, especially given the fact that the letter “…

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Celebrate Brahms!

This morning we kind of goofed around a bit. After breakfast we drove to a Starbucks in Alamo …

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On to Houston

This morning we got up a little earlier than usual so we could have a special farewell breakfast …

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You Know You're in Houston When...

...you spot a dead cockroach. And you know you’re from Houston when this doesn’t bother you …

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Galveston, the Space Center and Atascocita

This morning started off with a great home-cooked breakfast by my Uncle Val. We had eggs, …

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The Gathering

After breakfast this morning, we took a trip to Lake Livingston to see Val’s new vacation …

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Home at Last!

I’m a bit late posting the last blog entry, but how interesting can the trip home really …


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