Tag Archives: Carthage

8th Annual Route 66 Birthplace Festival

I spent last weekend in Springfield, Missouri in the company of friends.  It was the 8th annual Birthplace of Route 66 Festival and I had a vendor booth in the Old Glass Place, a historic venue near the iconic Abou … Continue reading

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Re-lighting the Boots

It’s interesting to think that there was a time when certain words didn’t exist.  ‘Motel’ is a good example of a word that was invented relatively recently.  Motel is a shortened version of ‘Motor Hotel’; automobiles have only been around a … Continue reading

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Sharing my Route 66 World

Saturday was a special day!  Not only did I get to take a drive, not only did Samantha join me, but I was able to start introducing her to some of my Route 66 family!  Over the last six months, I’ve … Continue reading

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