Cross Country Move – Day 6

We arrived in Tigard, OR around 3pm yesterday (Saturday) after a very long week of travel across the country.  The move into the new apartment went relatively okay, though I don’t think it is the unit we were described.  The layout of the unit is nice, but the location is right near a very busy…

Cross Country Move – Day 5

Today we ended up with 540 miles and the best part about that is that we are now in Oregon!  Only about 370ish miles left to travel now.  It feels really good to have made it this far and be this close. We started out the day in Rock Spring, Wyoming and as luck would have…

Cross Country Move – Day 4

Today was a long day of driving.  640 miles total!  Only about 960 miles to go. Hitting another time zone made that possible, and also the simple fact that off of I-80 through Wyoming, you have very few choices of places to stay. Let me start by saying, I take back the comments about Nebraska being…

Cross Country Move – Day 3

Today was an epic day of monotony!  Only about 510 miles of progress today, but we did get out of Illinois, ALL the way across Iowa and into Nebraska. Several things came to mind today as we drove along: Iowa is not flat…it is very rolling Wind Farms are cool, Iowa had several massive farms…