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Day 90 – Bluegrass to Pennyroyal in Kentucky Part 2

Day 90 of Year Long Roadtrip Following Scenic Byways in the USA

With the snow accumulation complete, the temperature forecast to reach the low twenties, and a few icicles on VANilla, the dogs and I spent a leisurely morning at Connie and Ron’s before venturing south.  The three day forecast called for another wintery blast, thus with the roads in fair condition, I opted to get ahead of the next storm. Continue reading “Day 90 – Bluegrass to Pennyroyal in Kentucky Part 2”

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Day 89 – From Bluegrass to Pennyroyal in Kentucky

Day 89 of Year Long Roadtrip Following Scenic Byways in the USA

I awoke to the wind swirling, snow falling, and a phone call from my Louisville hosts – they are stuck in St.  Louis – no house for me this evening!  OK, I got a little flustered…could I handle the roads if they couldn’t make it back…could I survive the 5 degree temperature?  At this point I wasn’t sure what to do first.  Countless thoughts spun through my mind.  Should I stay south and wait out the storm at Walmart?  Should I go northeast to Lexington in hopes it would hit there later or should I book it to Louisville and email one of my blog readers who I’ve never met and try to stay with her?  Continue reading “Day 89 – From Bluegrass to Pennyroyal in Kentucky”