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Jan 10, 2016 - Louisiana and Texas

We are in Luling Texas after a stop in Louisiana. Well we are a out halfway to our destination of Aguanga, California. 1250 miles behind us, 1250 miles ahead of us. Next stop is Ft Stockton Texas for two nights after a long 6 hr day of driving tomorrow. We could get to Jojoba Hills sooner but it would mean longer days and one night stopovers. No need for that. We are anxious to get there but dont want to burn ourselves out.

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Nov 26, 2010 - no shopping for me today - other things get my interest!

I had a leisure morning, since check out time wasn't until noon, I only had 100 miles to drive, and planned on going to San Antonio in the late afternoon. When I was ready to leave the park, I went over and walked then played with Harley, John & Liz's shitzu who is a lot of fun! I traveled to a park 50 miles east of San Antonio instead of a Wal-mart for a couple of reasons. the parking lot would probably be quite crowded and the temperature is supposed to go below freezing tonight. So, I would like the electricity to be able to use electric...

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Apr 17, 2008 - Luling with it's numerous oil pumps

Continuing south we headed for Luling. Luling was established in 1874 and served as a gathering point and supply center for cattle drivers along the Chisholm Trail. Cotton ruled the economy until oil was discovered in 1922. Almost 200 colorfully-decorated pump jacks are within the city limits. I stopped to take pictures of the colorful pumps that are everywhere. In church yards, bank parking lots, front yards, side yards and back yards of homes. I marveled at the tolerance of the residents who seem oblivious to their rhythmic pumping and...

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Apr 9, 2007 - Introducing Sweet Pea

Val took me to an early lunch today at Schlotzky's, where we had soup and chocolate chip cookie. Her daughter, Cindy, met us there. We had a good visit. Then Val took me to Fry's Electronics to buy Scrabble software. I had looked at several stores for it, without success. She had bought her copy at Fry's, so we were confident that I could get a copy, too. It was really nice of her to take me there. Then she took me back home so I could finish getting ready for my trip. While I was doing that, she went to Half Price Books to get a Scrabble...

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