Category: The Trip

There was one thing I wanted during our two day interlude by the sea: lobster. I also got a

Some things we take for granted: death, taxes, and titles that are descriptive of their content. When we headed into the wilderness of Pennsylvania truck stops and Amish Walmarts, it was with the understanding that this detour would conclude at Niagara Falls. Yet, this was not the intent when we left Tennessee. I had left my passport in the Volunteer state along with other assets that we considered unnecessary for this leg of our trip. Thus, it was important that we stay on the US side of the falls. In hindsight, I know that that would have given us such a limited experience of the falls.

Flying J showers are awesome.  After a couple relatively successful sleepovers at Walmart, we decided to up our game and camp with the big boys: commercial truck drivers.  Yes, when we realized that we wouldn’t reach our intended campground before it was dark (thanks, Hershey), we decided that there was little value left in even camping somewhere nice and opted, instead, for cheap.