I Will Drive 500 Miles…Home

SInce most of the pictures of the car dash are taking as we get back to where we had been that day, mostly late into the evevning, it’s not so obvious to note the temperature difference between back and forth in Lincolnshire or Yorkshire as it was here as we…

I Will Drive 500 Miles…Upper Saxondale

The final full day of our hoilday and we had scheduled to visit some friends who live close to the church we used to be Pastors of, Catalyst Church nee Wellspring.  The Culleys are a family we got to know through the Coffee Shop we opened for a season and…

I Will Drive 500 Miles…Boston

So this was our rest day, some would argue if this was a rest day why are you driving then, well we had some errands to run as we have another detour on the route home to take care of and we were doing some research.  We’ve been in the…

I Will Drive 500 Miles…Lincoln

Today was another day in the car again, not such an early start but also not such a long way to go either.  Again this was deliberate.  Planned drop in on some dear friends who live in Cotgrave, Brian and Sheila, who while we were staying in Bingham, were almost…

I Will Drive 500 Miles…Matlock

So this was my Birthday, yip 21 again and thank you to all that wished me Happy Birthday either personally direct or on FB, much love. So I spent my birthday yip you’ve guessed it driving, today was about 160+ mile round trip and again due to the nature of…

I Will Drive 500 Miles…Northampton

Not been on for a couple of days as these were setup to be our busy 3 days for driving and also for visiting people. So this was our trip to Northampton to visit my Brother Phil and his wife Jax, they live in a nice Victorian style house with…

I Will Drive 500 Miles…Bingham

Another day, another 100 or so miles. This time it was back to where we used to live, Bingham.  2 stops for the day, one that could only be done today as we wanted to ensure that Girly Girl got to spend some time with one of her best friends,…

I Will Drive 500 Miles…Old Bolingbroke

Well on our way past the 500 mile marker now.  Left site this morning in what has been characterised as the least stressful packing and leaving site in the Abbott Family history.  This is the time as recorded accurately as I was leaving the reception area, having already left the…

I Will Drive 500 Miles…Bridlington

Well that’s us done the 500 miles and we’re not headed home yet, still another week to go.  We had another day today without anything in the diary activity wise etc and since we didn’t visit Bridlington last time we felt that we wanted to visit the places closest to…

I Will Drive 500 Miles…York

Weather was not so brilliant today so we opted for a change of plan.  Wee man was booked into Junior Segways session at 11, which was cool fun for him, sister had her session yesterday as she is older and had the opportunity to do the adult version, tour round…