Our Itty Bitty Logbook

Megan and I used a tiny blue notebook to keep track of times we saw animals and reached placesIMAG1352 (2) between Fairbanks, AK, and Bellingham, WA. We didn’t have a plan about what we wanted to record, we just wrote down stuff as it happened.

Looking at the little book after a year, we laughed. We could see the steady drop in our sanity, focus and willingness to call things and animals by their correct names (with or without correct pronunciation, which we documented phonetically because why not).

I thought it’d be fun to share so here it is, typed as written (lower case, upper case, spelling, etc.):

FotorCreatednumber1FotorCreatedAKtoFL2FotorCreatedAKtoFL3FotorCreatedAKtoFL4FotorCreatedAKtoFL5FotorCreatedAKtoFL6

Interestingly, we stopped writing in the blue book after crossing into Washington. (Megan: “I love that we stopped after USA. Like. Yup. We’re done. All done with this.”)

Logbooks of randomness are fun (I wish we’d kept writing though to Florida). I highly recommend them.

[Did you wanna read the AK to FL mayhem from the beginning? Start here: Road Trip Manifesto: Go Big or Don’t Go.]

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s