A month ago we drove out of our hometown south of Tampa, Fla., toward the great expanse of the American West, feeling like our adventure had finally, really, started. We were headed to Texas, New Mexico and Utah, with possible stops in California and Nevada, all before Christmas. We were excited to move on, but […]

Today we drove from Chattahoochee, Fla., to Lillian, Ala. After 52 days on the road, this was an important milestone. We didn’t just cross another state line. We crossed into what from here on out will be mostly uncharted territory. At nearly every stop so far, we’ve had family (or friends who are like family) […]