Tag Archives: Route 66

Route 66-A Past, A Presence, A Passion

  The only thing better than being a car enthusiast is being a car enthusiast driving down one of the most beloved stretches of highway in our country’s history. Route 66 is America. It is a drive that connects the … Continue reading

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Great American Pony Drive

My first personal day of this school year was put to excellent use.  Along with several of my Mustang Club of St. Louis friends, on Thursday September 1, I participated in the Great American Pony Drive.  The following is taken … Continue reading

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Harry Potter Sighting in St. Louis

Not the best picture, but unique Plate of the Week nonetheless.  I spotted this Jeep while driving down Route 66 (now called Watson Road) on my way home from work.  Gloomy and sunless weather just like the kind you’ll find … Continue reading

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Royalty Sighted at the Hilton – August 25, 2013

From check in to check out, our stay was glorious.    It became obvious very quickly that the Garden Inn Hilton in Springfield, MO knows their stuff in the area of customer service.  Greeting us as we walked up to the … Continue reading

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Gas Station Restoration – August 22, 2013

I may not be able to restore a ’57 Chevy to its deserved beauty, but I sure can place a model of one on the back of a toilet. While the boys lived ‘full time’ at home the second bathroom … Continue reading

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Retail Therapy – May 4, 2013

Mom and I plan on doing a few getaways this summer…Chicago and Route 66 are two that are in the early planning stages. You may not believe this, but there’s the world’s largest rocking chair waiting for us somewhere along … Continue reading

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Find of the Day. No fooling!

It was a great day out with my BFF, Yvonne today.  We did some house hunting for her potential move up here to the big city :).  Then a trip to Hobby Lobby led to a decision that I would … Continue reading

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