Archive for August, 2010

The Spirit of the Wild West – Giving U™

Saturday, August 14th, 2010

Donate_My_Dollars_AugustThis poll is now closed. You voted — with more than 92% of the vote — for the YBGR project based in Livingston, MT, to receive $1,000 from the Go Erin Go! Fund. Nice job!

In honor of my 2-week Thelma without

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Thelma: Day #8 – Going to the Sun Road

Friday, August 13th, 2010

Going_to_the_Sun• Number of miles driven: 410

• Amount of money spent:  $183.01 ($119 motel, $33.81 gas, $7.50 breakfast, $7.50 lunch, $15.20 dinner)

• Best pic: Taken through my windshield while driving 

• Song of the Day: Tom Petty’s Into the

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Thelma: Day #7 – Middle Fork of the Flathead River

Friday, August 13th, 2010

Lake_Five• Number of miles driven: 34

• Amount of money spent:  $93.75 ($60.00 tee pee, $12.00 Internet service (which didn’t work), $5.00 lunch, $4.75 coffee, $2 beer, $10 dinner & more beer)

• Best pic: Lake at Sunset 

• Song …

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Thelma: Day #6 – West Glacier, MT

Wednesday, August 11th, 2010

tee_pee1• Number of miles driven:  167

• Amount of money spent:  $107.95 ($60.00 tee pee, $8.95 dinner, $8.00 lunch, $4.75 coffee, $32.25 supplies (flashlight, wood for fire, ice, etc.)

• Best pic: Tee Pee Living 

• Song of the Day: …

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Thelma: Day #5 – Idaho – Montana Border

Wednesday, August 11th, 2010

Lone_House_Idaho• Number of miles driven:  325

• Amount of money spent:  $158.62 ($107.53 motel, $34.44 gas, $10.90 lunch, $4.75 coffee)

• Best pic: Idaho Countryside 

• Song of the Day: Sheryl Crows’s Leaving Las Vegas

• Audio Book: Reading Lolita …

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Thelma: Day #4– Sun Valley, Idaho

Monday, August 9th, 2010

Erin_Hiking• Number of miles driven: 164

• Amount of money spent:  $214.10 ($120.00 motel, $37.50 gas, $32.34 dinner, $11.99 breakfast, $4.35 coffee, $13.27 sundry items)

• Best pic: Hiking in Sun Valley 

• Song of the Day: Elton John’s Tiny Dancer

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Out of the Closet – LivingMini®

Monday, August 9th, 2010

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It’s summer and it’s hot and we’re really not wearing a lot of clothes anyway.  And let’s face it, if we haven’t lost the extra pounds by now, we’re probably not gonna this year.

What does this mean? It’s time …

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Thelma: Day #3 – Southeastern Oregon

Sunday, August 8th, 2010

Hay_field• Number of miles driven:  416

• Amount of money spent:  $145.33 ($89.27 motel, $32.35 gas, $6.36.00 dinner, $12.35 lunch, $5.00 coffee)

• Best pic: Oregon Farm Land

• Song of the Day: En Vogue’s This is my Life

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Thelma: Day #2 – CA-OR Border

Saturday, August 7th, 2010

Mt_Shasta• Number of miles driven:  336

• Amount of money spent:  $166.19 ($87.99 motel, $37.57 gas, $4 coffee, $13.70 breakfast, $10.93 lunch, $4 fair entry, $10 rib plate, $2 homemade root beer)

• Best pic: Mt. Shasta

• Song of …

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Thelma: Day #1 – Northern California Coast

Friday, August 6th, 2010

CA_coast• Number of miles driven:  223

• Amount of money spent:  $76.94 ($64.90 motel, $17.00 dinner, $1.50 coffee, $3.54 candle and water)

• Best pic: Cali coast line

• Song of the Day (meaning that I played it at least 3 …

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