Category Non-Disney travel

CROSS-COUNTRY VIDEO #4: MISSOURI TO OKLAHOMA!

Man, have I been SLACKING with the posting and video-making lately. I am THE WORST. And here’s the even worse part – I made this video like a couple weeks ago. And am just posting it. Which means I am at least doing worse with my video-making than blogging. On account of I have at […]

A new video – Michigan and Chicago!

This new video shows our cross-country trip as we leave Canada and head back into the states. It covers MIchigan, where we meet up with friends and see Cars 3 at a drive-in, and Chicago, where we meet up with family and see animals at the zoo. So lots of meeting and seeing. As always, […]

CROSS-COUNTRY VIDEOS: PARTS 1 AND 2 (MASSACHUSETTS THROUGH TORONTO)

Hello to all my readers. Erm, all my reader. Hello to myself. I have some super exciting news. And it’s all kinds of Interwebz. So in addition to writing mediocre blog posts, I am also making mediocre YouTube videos. Which is impressive, considering how much time I spend being a mediocre husband, father and employee. […]

THE GREAT GOODY ROAD TRIP DAY 12 (WARNER BROS TOUR AND MORE DISNEY FOOD)

Today we woke ip in California! And it’s kind of a cool feeling knowing we will be waking up in the same place for the next few days. We haven’t experienced that in a while. Not that we won’t miss the old family truckster but it’s all of a sudden super relaxing up in here. […]

THE GREAT GOODY ROAD TRIP DAY 11 (CALIORNIA AND OUR FIRST MEAL AT DISNEYLAND!!)

Miles driven -3766.5 Hello hangover. Whoosh Vegas did s number on us. Nickie and I woke up not feeling…great…today.  And we pretty much just drove today for the first half. So like a five hour drive. Hungover. Awesome.  We packed up and hit the road at around 7:30. After a quick stop for gas and […]

THE GREAT GOODY ROAD TRIP DAY 10 (VEGAS BABY!!)

Miles driven – 3416 So this morning I did wake up with Nickie to see the sunrise. I swear I did but the kids did not want to make it down. They wuz sleepy. So I stayed in the room with them and fell back asleep while Nickie ernt off and saw the sunset. I’m […]

THE GREAT GOODY ROAD TRIP DAY 9 (ARIZONA AND THE GRAND CANYON!)

Miles driven – 3167 Wow today was a big day. One might even call it.. … Grand.  Get it? Eh you will. Anyways, we started the day today in Albuquerque. The alarm went off at 5:45. I know. Early but we haz’d a ton o stuff to see. So. Lessgo. Since we had so much […]

THE GREAT GOODY ROAD TRIP DAY 8 (TEXAS AND NEW MEXICO)

Miles driven – 2800 So today was another long driving day but we did still manage to squeeze in a ton o fun. You know. Like we do. A bit of a disclaimer though. While yesterday was a day where we didn’t care about time, today we really wanted to leave some room to explore […]

THE GREAT GOODY ROAD TRIP DAY 7 (MISSOURI, KANSAS AND OKLAHOMA!!)

Miles driven – 2200 Whoosh today was A LOT of driving. We crossed three states and saw A TON. You can tell it was a big day because of ALL THE CAPS I AM USING.  But seriously, 12 hours including stops. Yeah let that sink in. We woke up, got packed up and sadly said […]

THE GREAT GOODY ROAD TRIP DAY 6 (MISSOURI!)

Total miles driven – 1615. As I am sitting down to write this post, I’m a little overwhelmed. I mean, we did a TON today. But let’s just get into it and hopefully I get it finished before we have to leave in the morning. I don’t even know if I’ll have time to post […]