Monthly Archives for December 2009

50 hours on the road

In the last week, I’ve driven to Fort Collins, New Mexico, Denver, Casper, Lander, Dubois, Casper and Denver and tomorrow Kansas City. Five states, seven beds, one suitcase packed and repacked. My first Christmas away from home was low key … Continue reading

30. December 2009 by Jackie B
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As home as I can be for the holidays

This is my first Christmas away from home. I’ve missed other events, but no matter where I am I always make it back to Illinois for Christmas. At first, we only had Christmas day off work. Although it falls on … Continue reading

22. December 2009 by Jackie B
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Brrrr: First big chill

It’s cold. For those of you who like numbers, it’s been negative numbers the past few days. About an hour ago it was -3 (feels like -19) and since has warmed up to 0, feels like -16. It was a … Continue reading

07. December 2009 by Jackie B
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