July’s Epic

July 2011

The Family Epic
(A)E - Round Rock
B - Dalton
C - Durham
D - New Orleans

I like to drive.  Early this July we traveled ~3000 miles in the VW Bus; family reunion and visiting with friends.  An excellent trip.

Texas is huge

Texas is huge

One of my favorite spots: on I-10 West shortly after you cross the border into Texas you are provided a clear reminder of how big Texas really is.

We saw lots of things on this trip, including a nasty People of Walmart sighting, and some poor folks who had a bad day with their U-Haul… reminds me of all the fun with the Durham bridge.

Bad Haul

Random U-Haul with the roof torn off

In case you didn’t know already, Metal Chickens are all the rage right now!

Metal Chicken

Rage

Metal Chickens

I Love Lawn Art


















New Orleans, The Big Easy, is back! Maybe not 100% but certainly a destination worth returning to. We saw lots of tourists, and where we had once found mud-covered blight we found newly built housing. Glad to see it!

Cafe du Monde

Breakfast

New Orleans

Outside

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About dugbrown11

Son, Brother, Husband, Father… amateur daddy blogger. Native Texan. Also formerly of Virginia, New York, Georgia and North Carolina.

Posted on July 14, 2011, in Random. Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

  1. oh hai! that is a verrrry cute baby!

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