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At the Expo–Sunday (Day Three)


Sunday morning  the classes start later, and the various vendors are encouraged to cook breakfast for the attendees. Given the amount of cooking stuff for sale, it makes more sense than you would think at first. The Adventure Trio, while … Continue reading

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At the Expo– Saturday (Day Two)


I woke up at 6, about half an hour before the alarm I had set. With an 8am class I didn’t want to oversleep. I‘d known there was no chance at a shower in the morning, confirmed when the line … Continue reading

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At the Expo – Friday (Day One)


The Overland Expo officially started at 8 in the morning, with “Opening Remarks.” Instructors were supposed to be there, and my first class was at 10 so I was up. There was another instructor meeting in the morning, but we … Continue reading

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At the Expo – Arrival


Despite my best intentions, I just couldn’t keep up the daily posts while at the Expo. There was too much going on, usually at the same time, and every time I did something there was something else I had to … Continue reading

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Overland Expo Road Trip, The Last Post


These last two days of my ride home have been more about getting there than enjoying much along the way. It isn’t my preferred way to travel, but life places requirements on us all. The trip has been awesome, not … Continue reading

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Overland Expo Road Trip, Day 17


It was hot when I found camping, but cooled off. While the national ‘forest’ I’d camping in didn’t offer much in the way of facilities (or trees) there was a state park with showers on the way to Clinton, so … Continue reading

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Overland Expo Road Trip, Day 15


I  aware of a certain gap between day 10 and 15. Those were the days I was at the Expo, and were so full of friends, stories, classes, and laughter I didn’t get much writing done. Its more than can … Continue reading

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Overland Expo Road Trip, Day Nine


I don’t know what my problem is with blog writing lately, although this one a day this is a bit of a chore (which its supposed to be, duh.) I actually slept really well in the rest area, waking up … Continue reading

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Overland Expo Road Trip, Day Eight


Oops, it seems I forgot to write this one. Not sure how I managed that, since I had time. All well. I went through Roswell and looked at all the Alien stuff, and there is a lot of it. I … Continue reading

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Overland Expo Road Trip, Day Seven


One week gone. I am not completely happy with the pace I’ve been setting, especially today when I knew I had plenty of time. I rode over 400 miles, almost to Roswell, before stopping. I did stop to look at … Continue reading

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