Showing posts from August, 2011

Good Vibrations Tour

Tomorrow morning, I head out west towards the Good Vibrations Unschooling Conference in San Diego.  I had planned to leave today and go through Nashville and Memphis but had a little tire mishap yesterday with the car. Four tires and $700 later, the car is ready to go and rather than drive late tonight I decided to hang out with Broc and Logan and leave early in the morning.  It will make for some long driving days but I want to get into Albuquerque as soon as possible so I could see my favorite guy there...ETHAN!!!!!
He's grown up a little since this photo was taken and is now SIX years old and will soon be a big brother.  I can't wait to see him.
 I'll be driving alone but a few days ago, Logan and some friends went dumpster diving and brought home this mannequin from a Dick's Sporting Goods Dumpster.  I thought he might be good company for the trip...So...

 Broc found a head for the guy that I've decided to name "Richard" although with those pink lips he …

BIG Road Trip!

About a month ago, I decided to drive solo from Asheville, North Carolina (our home) to San Diego for the Good Vibrations Unschooling Conference.

Another unschooling mom I know is in the midst of a road trip on Route 66 and she's calling it Tour d' Awesome. I'm loving all her posts on Facebook and on her blog.   I so admire her photography and sense of wonder, adventure and playfulness.  Someone made a cake for her road trip!

 It seems she has a hoola hoop, red boots and a great camera with her!  I have no cake or name for my trip.  Yet.   However, I do have a box of puzzles for the conference raffle, brown AND BLUE hiking shoes and my iPhone camera!  Maybe I'll put a few unschooling bumper stickers on my car just to really live dangerously.

 You may be saying...why in the world would she be driving across country?  She could probably buy an airline ticket for just the cost of the gas!.  You would be correct.  However, there are a whole slew of reasons why I'm goi…