Monthly Archives: March 2007

For 1st Graders-MES and 2nd Graders-Tornillo Elementary

This is a special post for "Miss" Tammie and "Miss" Dennie Kay's class at Metter Elementary and for Ms. Lopez's 2nd grade class at Tornillo Elementary.  While we were waiting for lunch at La Calesa, I just had to visit … Continue reading

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Fort Hancock, TX-March 26-Day 17-47 miles

  We left El Paso a little later than usual because of traffic in the city.  But, it didn't take long to get on the Old Mission Trail (Rte 258).  I rode by myself for a while, but then saw … Continue reading

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El Paso-March 25-Day 16-67 miles

We left Las Cruces around 8:00 AM with members of the Bike and Chowder Bicycle Club, who escorted us for about 30 miles.  For a while I rode with "Bo" who has a nephew, Jeff Davis (not hard to remember … Continue reading

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Las Cruces, NM, March 24-Day 15

From the time I awoke to the smell of coffee and bacon, the day felt like something really special.  We enjoyed a hearty breakfast of eggs (from local "deranged" chickens), bacon, hash brown potatoes, and fresh squeezed orange juice.  As … Continue reading

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