Wednesday, January 13, 2021

Grant’s Birthday | Big Bend National Park, Terlingua, TX

ODOMETER: 82,789 | MILES TRAVELED: 4,844

 

by Grant

It was my birthday, so Jana cooked me breakfast in bed and we enjoyed an easy start to the day. We took the puppies down to the dry gulch again and they loved it. We then came back into town and Jack and Ellie joined us while I opened some presents.

I got a pair of much needed Hokas, hiking pants and some very cool sculptures plus a “manly” coffee mug (this is an inside joke). The best part was the wrapping paper and the cards from my three favorite people in the world. I am very grateful!!

It was mid-morning by then and we needed to move Thelma to a different RV park, as we really need WiFi for Jack and Ellie to do school.

We moved to BJ’s RV Park, just a little further out of town. Beth, the proprietor could not have been more helpful and friendly. With Jack and Ellie connected, we set about some of the catch up we needed to do after being mostly disconnected from the internet for three days.

Gamble Family Adventures and Travel Blog | Living on a Bus

That afternoon, we took the puppies out to the dry gulch again, this time with Jack and Ellie. It was a lot of fun seeing them run and frolic in the sand.

We then headed up to the Starlight Theater restaurant in Terlingua’s Ghost Town and picked up take out for everyone for dinner. While we were waiting, we chatted with some very cool locals and bumped into a couple of Aussies from Austin that were visiting Terlingua.

It was great to converse with some people while we waited for our order.

Dinner was a hit! Everyone loved it and Jana had baked an awesome birthday cake which we finished the meal with.

We climbed into bed and had an early night as we planned to hike the South Rim Loop up in Big Bend National Park and knew it would be a big day!

Dinner was a hit! Everyone loved it and Jana had baked an awesome birthday cake which we finished the meal with.

Travel with us:

Travel Diary

Travel

This is a daily log and photos of what we’re up to.

Day 232: Seattle, WA & Tahiti, FP

Day 232: Seattle, WA & Tahiti, FP

Wednesday, June 16, 2021Seattle, WA & Tahiti, French PolynesiaTOTAL MILES TRAVELED: 10,366instagramfacebookyoutubetwitterinstagramfacebookyoutubetwitterPhoto GalleryClick image to enlarge.Video...

read more
Day 231: Seattle, WA & Tahiti, FP

Day 231: Seattle, WA & Tahiti, FP

Tuesday, June 15, 2021Seattle, WA & Tahiti, French PolynesiaTOTAL MILES TRAVELED: 10,366instagramfacebookyoutubetwitterinstagramfacebookyoutubetwitterPhoto GalleryClick image to enlarge.Video...

read more
Day 230: Seattle, WA & Tahiti, FP

Day 230: Seattle, WA & Tahiti, FP

Monday, June 14, 2021Seattle, WA & Tahiti, French PolynesiaTOTAL MILES TRAVELED: 10,366instagramfacebookyoutubetwitterinstagramfacebookyoutubetwitterPhoto GalleryClick image to enlarge.Video...

read more

Reflections

Reflections

These are our personal thoughts on some of our experiences.

How Big Is Too Big?

How Big Is Too Big?

Lessons From the Road | How Big Is Too Big?instagramfacebookyoutubetwitterDoes Our Built Environment Affect Our Relationships? The “Big Mac” symbolizes the belief that more is better. If one beef patty is good, wouldn’t two beef patties be better? Similarly, the...

read more
Lessons from the Road | Less is More: Adventure over Stuff

Lessons from the Road | Less is More: Adventure over Stuff

Lessons From the Road | Less is More: Adventure Over StuffinstagramfacebookyoutubetwitterWe have been on the road for about four months, and while that’s a relatively short time, I think that some of the big lessons happen in the initial “adjustment period” of an...

read more
My 10 Favorite Books of 2020

My 10 Favorite Books of 2020

My 10 Favorite Books of 2020instagramfacebookyoutubetwitterWelcome to 2021! Most of us couldn't wait to see the back of 2020, looking forward to better times with hope and anticipation. If you are at all astrologically inclined like I am, you know that on December...

read more

Happy 15th Birthday to our sweet Stellie 💚 ...

35 1

Our Trip

Trip

Our Trip

Trip

Culture Nomads Travel Blog | Our Trip

HOME      ABOUT US       TRAVEL BLOG      CONTACT

Get in Touch:

2 + 13 =

TRAVEL WITH US!

Join us so we can share our adventures with you.

We hope you have an awesome day! 😎

 

Thank you for joining Gamble Family Adventures!