The Drive from Arizona to Florida!

I’m a little delayed in writing up this post, but I wanted to document our journey from Arizona to Florida before the details got lost to time. So here we go… After graduating from Penn State in May 2019, our daughter was selected to join Disney’s College Program (DCP) as a paid intern at Walt Disney World in Orlando. Once again, another decision about transportation … Continue reading The Drive from Arizona to Florida!

Lions and Tigers and … Cotton? Oh my!

  Penn State finished the regular season at an impressive 10-2. Their two blemishes coming against a 2-loss Minnesota team and the #2 Ohio State Buckeyes – both road losses. In MN, in spite of three INTs in the red zone, the Lions had a chance to win at the end of the game – only to have the third and final pick happen in … Continue reading Lions and Tigers and … Cotton? Oh my!

Wandering back across the country!

Last year, I wrote about driving across the country. I had to deliver my daughter’s car back to her at school for use during her summer internship. Well, after almost a year, it was time to make the reverse trip back to Arizona. The options to make the multi-day trip were starting to dwindle as she nears graduation. Thankfully, we had two trips planned back … Continue reading Wandering back across the country!

Remembering 9/11

Anyone old enough to have any form of long-term memory remembers that day. How can you forget? The images from seemingly endless television coverage, for better or worse, burned into our minds. Everyone has a story. Here’s mine. At the time, I was working for IBM and my account was Avnet, a large distributor of IBM’s products.  As a distributor, Avnet sold products to other businesses, otherwise … Continue reading Remembering 9/11