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Coast-To-Coast Adventure 2020

April 6th, 2021|

Day sixteen of our Coast-to-Coast Adventure 2020: we visited Harrold Warp’s Pioneer Village in Minden, NE. This extraordinary museum and village is dedicated to ‘telling the story of America and how it grew,” showing our progress from 1830 to 1960.

The Ripple Effect: Volume III

March 30th, 2021|

About two years after Reynolds Congdon passed, I saw his son, Don Congdon, who now owned Congdon’s Hardware on the main street of our little town. I approached him, with my heart beating out of my chest.

The Ripple Effect: Volume II

March 23rd, 2021|

After about a year and a half of operating my paper route, the area manager decided he wanted to give the route to his son.

5x Enthusiasm Results

March 16th, 2021|

You may remember, my Session 3, 5x More Enthusiasm goal I set was to get my CNC router working. I was excited back in 2018 when I bought the router kit.

Growing Up: Volume I

March 9th, 2021|

When I was 11 years old, I bought my first franchise business. Yes, you read that right. I hadn’t thought of it this way before, but my Detroit News paper route was a franchise.

Oh, Rats!

March 2nd, 2021|

Kick them out, keep them out

October 14, the final day of our 2020 Coast-to-Coast Adventure: finally, home. We had been gone for a full five months. We […]

Little Green Apple

February 23rd, 2021|

Progressive, permanent progress

It was Labor Day weekend many years ago. We lived on 5 acres near the corner of 12 Mile and Lahser, across from the Country […]

2020 Coast-To-Coast Adventure

February 16th, 2021|

Day nine on the return trip of our 2020 Coast-to-Coast Adventure: As we traveled through Albuquerque, NM an amazing memory came to mind, something I hadn’t thought of for decades.

2020 Coast-To-Coast Adventure

February 9th, 2021|

2020 Coast-To-Coast Adventure: On our way home to Loganville, GA, from our extended west coast stay, we stopped in the sleepy, little, historic town of Echo, OR. Echo was established in 1880.

2020 Coast-To-Coast Adventure

February 2nd, 2021|

Tuesday, July 1, the 30th day of our West Bound 2020 Coast-to-Coast Adventure: My brother Bill got a head start on us as we were leaving the “Lazy Z” campsite in Greybull, WY.