Mind the Gap

Well, honorary granolans, we are headed off to Cumberland Gap National Historic Park to see what we can see and escape SCGH, if only for a week. Since I will be hard-pressed to win the traveling blogger’s trifecta of time, electrical connection, and internet connection on our adventure, it will likely be slow here at Val in Real Life. Of …

What comes after Plan Z?

Don’t you love it when life just dishes out hiccup after hiccup? Yeah, me too. Good times. After much energy spent planning our New England car-camping adventure, those plans are in the toilet…along with the in-draft posts about the trip…and the efforts to get the McMansion on the market. With all of the changes and variations made to this collection …