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Skiing Purgatory Green Runs, and Falling a lot

Featured Image: We finally went skiing! The hardest part was finally doing it, second hardest part, getting down the hill alive. #nerdsontheroad #notr #skiing #nerdsonskis #purgtory via Instagram http://ift.tt/1R5XC7l We haven’t been skiing in years. Aside from Ross going down twice in Telluride, it’s been about 4 years. After I (Kat)…

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Fourth of July Weekend – Jerome Arizona and Phoenix

We left Kanab on Sunday at 5am, having camped 2 nights at Crazy Horse Campground (the same RV Park we stayed in the summer of 2013). We had to get back to Flagstaff, 4 hours away, pick up Sherlock at the pet sitter’s, take a short nap, put away our…

nerding out and about

They Came in Peace: A Day trip to Roswell, New Mexico

For Blair’s first full weekend in town we decided to check out Roswell. It was close enough to have no excuse to pass up, and the kind of place people would say “aww you should have gone” if we did. We didn’t have many expectations except for full on “hokeiness”…

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Alamogordo’s Alamo Aeon Adventure

We woke up this morning with no plans. We went into town to mail off some things…still with no plans for what we would do after, the weekend kind of sneaked up on us. On our way to the unfortunately closed post office, we saw something being set up downtown.…

Hiking National Park out and about

White Sands National Monument, White, Windy and Warm

Today was kind of a laid back day. We’re both resting our wrists and hands from a beating they took last Sunday and both of our bikes are desperately in need of new chains and sprockets. They’re scheduled for next week to have them put on, and in the meantime, we get to just hang out in this beautiful region via…

history out and about

Memphis, Puppies, Elvis and Delicious Food

We stayed in Southaven, Mississippi, just a few miles south of Graceland. Southaven wasn’t much to speak of, suburban sprawl and every chain business you could possibly need. Everything was fairly new, including most the roads, some of which led to housing developments that didn’t yet exist, but luckily we were just a short drive from Holly Springs National Forest,…