The end is near!

Whaoo! I am back for the final installment of what did Catherine do back in August and September. When I last blogged I said I was headed to Montreal for my annual visit. Much of it looked like this. Then I hung out with a bunch of college friends for geekend and it looked a […]

Canada & Alaska!

Now that I had decided to go to all 50 states, I had to figure out how and when I was going to get to Alaska. It made sense to head there now since I was already in the Pacific Northwest, but this was complicated by a flight I had out of Portland, OR to […]

West from Wisconsin….

Greetings from Alexandria, VA. I’ve returned to where I was back in mid-March with one BIG difference. On October 9th I went to Delaware, and now I have officially been to ALL 50 states (plus Washington DC & British Columbia) on this trip. That is a total of 23,773 miles since I left Troy, NH […]


My final island, also Hawaii’s oldest inhabited island, was Kaua’i. (Truth in Blogging: Ok, technically my final island was O’ahu since I need to go back there to catch my flight to the mainland.). Kaua’i is known as the Garden Isle and is the wettest place on earth with an average annual rainfall of 440 […]