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  • Walking Across the Golden Gate Bridge

    Walking Across the Golden Gate Bridge

    While on our trip up the Pacific Coast Highway, we joined our friend Vicky Akins in a walk across the Golden Gate Bridge to check one more thing off our Bucket List.

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  • Orange BBQ Sauce recipe from Inn and Spa at Cedar Falls

    A Gift from the Kitchen: Orange BBQ Sauce #SundaySupper #Recipe

    Wherever we travel we always bring a little something home with us. On a recent trip to Hocking Hills, Ohio we had the pleasure of staying at the Inn and Spa at Cedar Falls. Tucked away in the hills, the Inn at Cedar Falls is truly a hidden gem with it’s open kitchen giving diners an up close view of the gourmet food preparation. When Sunday Supper put out a holiday gift giving challenge we didn’t have to look far. We found a great recipe from the Inn for an Orange BBQ Sauce that we loved and just had to share. It’s easy to make and presents well. It’s the perfect choice for our gift from the kitchen!

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  • Most Patriotic Small Town in America: Gainesville, Texas #BestoftheRoad

    Most Patriotic Small Town in America: Gainesville, Texas #BestoftheRoad

    What an honor it was to meet Medal of Honor Recipients Kenneth Stumpf and Don “Doc” Ballard on our trip to Gainesville, Texas. We had a wonderful guided historical tour of downtown, visited the Home Grown Hero Walking Trail, watched the Pedal for the Medal Bike Parade on Medal of Honor Boulevard, and were guests of honor at an ice cream social where we visited with locals and learned what patriotism means to Gainesville. 

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  • The Pencil Sharpener Museum

    The Pencil Sharpener Museum

    One of our favorite things to do on a road trip is to visit off-beat, quirky museums. The Paul A. Johnson Pencil Sharpener Museum in the beautiful Hocking Hills of Ohio is said to be the largest collection of pencil sharpeners in the world! Sporting over 3400 pencil sharpeners, the museum offers a nostalgic look at getting to the point.      Paul Johnson’s amazing collection  and the shed in which he housed it, was […]

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  • NUTS-Old

    NUTS-Old

    Welcome to our Therapy Group! This Week’s Theme: *GETTING TO KNOW YOU* straight-jacket optional, sense of humor required   Do you need therapy? [audio:http://midliferoadtrip.tv/wp-content/uploads/2011/06/NUTSPromo.mp3|titles=NUTS Radio Ad|autostart=yes] We believe the Midlife Road Trip is the perfect therapy for a midlife crisis so each week we host a super fun online therapy session. You’re invited to join the conversation for some lively chat about a fun new topic each Tuesday from 3:30-4:30 EST. Just follow #NUTS on […]

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  • Hip Hop, Amish and Midlife Beatbox

    Hip Hop, Amish and Midlife Beatbox

    Sandi learns to beatbox in this fun look at some of our behind-the-scenes adventures in New York City, a place where cultures collide:)  Bucket List checked! 

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  • ThisLife. Your Story Just Got Easier! A home for all your digital memories

    ThisLife. Your Story Just Got Easier! A home for all your digital memories

    When JD Andrews aka EarthXplorer suggested we take a look at ThisLife, a cloud solution for protecting, organizing and sharing photos & videos, we did.  JD is a great photographer and well, probably a lot more organized than us so we knew ThisLife was worth a look see.  The bottom line is telling YOUR story just got easier with ThisLife which is a home for all your digital memories! We are always looking for a […]

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  • What to wear for Halloween

    What to wear for Halloween

    What to wear, what to wear? Rick & Sandi stopped by Penny Dreadful Productions in Duluth, Georgia to try on a few outfits for halloween

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  • Trick or Treat: Pumpkin Pie Pinwheels Recipe #sundaysupper

    Trick or Treat: Pumpkin Pie Pinwheels Recipe #sundaysupper

    These pumpkin pie pinwheels are a great alternative to pumpkin pie

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  • Midlife Road Trip among Top 10 Travel Experts on Twitter

    Midlife Road Trip among Top 10 Travel Experts on Twitter

    Midlife Road Trip co-hosts Rick Griffin and Sandi McKenna were each included in Thompson Reuters list of the Top 10 Travel Experts on Twitter!  There seems to be  some benefit to a twitter addiction.

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