Tag Archives: roadtrip

Highway 1: The Ultimate Road Trip?

As I was looking at options for US adventure (can’t leave the country with your foster children), I began to research Highway 1 and what all it would entail. Connecting two major cities and cultural hot spots (San Francisco and LA), it seemed to have it all on paper. I like to drive, my baby […]

Highway 1 trip details

Day 1 (9/5): Fly Detroit to Medford, OR: $500 Medford to Humboldt (Avenue of Giants) 5 hours 40 min Spend time at Avenue of Giants $8, caves, drive-thru tree, etc Overnight Eureka at a bed and breakfast/inn  “Jessica’s Haven” Room $127 Day 2 (9/6): Eureka to San Fran Airport: 5 hours without stops Car rental- Medford to San Fran (3 […]

my pregnancy back-up plan

Things to do on a road trip down highway 1 (not in order): 1. Whale watching in Monterrey Bay. 2. Avenue of the Giants- 31 miles through the redwoods forest in Humboldt Redwoods State Park. Of course there is a drive-thru tree as well. To go along with this, I simply must stay at least one […]

need a new (safer) plan

My plan is to go back to Turkey for my September vacation. BUT. If you read my other blog, you’ll know that I’m TTC’ing at the same time. Having lost my daughter, I am terrified to do ANYTHING during pregnancy, let alone travel. But I can’t just go nowhere! So, I need a back-up travel […]