Sunday, December 27, 2009

Woo hoo, we escaped to the big city!

This is what our country roads looked like when we left the house this morning. We had to make a stop in Oak Grove to get gas.

QuikTrip was very busy, with people waiting in line for a pump.

It's very painful to fill up our pickup; it has two tanks, and gets ten to twelve miles per gallon; now you know why we don't use it often.

Over sixty-one dollars. Nice.

At least I-70 is dry.

Sam's Club wasn't crowded.

There was no other place to put our stuff; good thing I didn't buy much.

Then we went to Smokehouse Barbecue.

We had deep-fried cauliflower dipped in Ranch dressing

and split a sandwich. After all, celebration was in order: we survived cabin fever!

The country roads were looking much better on our way home.
Thanks, Cliff, for taking me away.


  1. Glad that you got out for a while. That food looked delicious. Helen

  2. Nothing beats a road trip. You guys aren't exactly Bonnie & Clyde - are ya? LOL

  3. Glad you were able to get out & back safely! Give Cliff a big ole hug!

  4. Now I'm hungry! LOL! That sandwich looked soooo good, and well, anything deep-fried with Ranch dressing is good ;p

  5. Oh wow I bet you were ready to get out a while. Love the header with Sadie and her stick running in the snow.


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