Tag Archives: Kansas

A Look Back in Southeast Kansas

Back in October of 2014, I took a little roadtrip into southeast Kansas.  I had never visited the town where my father was born and it sounded like as good a destination as any.  I was reminiscing a bit tonight … Continue reading

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My Route 66 Awakening

I started a new role at my workplace last week.  It was the first time in a long time that I’d moved to a different office and worked with a completely new group of people; as such, they didn’t know anything … Continue reading

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Kansas City Weekend – Part I

I’m a bit of a sap.  There’s not much I enjoy more than surprising Samantha with some kind of romantic gesture.  Since 2016 marked our first Valentine’s Day as a married couple, I wanted it to be something special.  A … Continue reading

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A Kansan Detour

I didn’t plan on going anywhere last Tuesday.  It was my day off and after having worked the weekend I was eager to sleep in.  Monday night, I got home around 11:30 PM (man this new shift is still an … 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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33 on 66

On Monday, my 33rd birthday, I had only one ‘Big Plan’.  I was going to eat lunch at my favorite barbeque place in town:  Burn Co.  For those unfamiliar with this establishment, it’s an extremely popular local restaurant that smokes … Continue reading

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Hitting the Road

Don’t you hate it when you wake up in the morning suddenly, startled, somehow KNOWING instantly you overslept?  “WHAT TIME IS IT?!” your brain screams before anything else even registers.  That’s how I woke up on Saturday, at five minutes … Continue reading

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