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  • The Daytona 500

    The Daytona 500

    The Daytona 500

    Guest Post: Vicky Akins

    I don’t understand the love of racing. I watch it on TV and this is what I see: Go very fast, turn left and repeat. I just don’t get it. But because my husband is a HUGE fan, and a very thoughtful young man, who is a friend of our son’s bought him and 5 of his friends Daytona 500 tickets, we found ourselves on our way to Daytona Beach, Florida. This was my husband’s fantasy trip while I was certain it was going to be my nightmare.

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  • Driving a Race car in Talladega  #NASCAR

    Driving a Race car in Talladega #NASCAR

    We always love tagging along with others when they get to fulfill their bucket list dreams. Here’s a fun behind the scenes look at the Dale Jarrett Racing Adventure at the Talladega Superspeedway in Talladega, Alabama with our friend Max Akins, where we drove real NASCAR race-cars at speeds of 174mph!  

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  • Great Day San Antonio

    Great Day San Antonio

    While in San Antonio filming another episode of Midlife Road Trip, our wonderful friends at KENS5 invited us to be guest on their morning show, Great Day SA. Here’s the video…

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  • Twitter changed my life! Wishing you a #HappyBirthdayTwitter

    Twitter changed my life! Wishing you a #HappyBirthdayTwitter

    Twitter has been my beacon of light on a dark night, an umbrella in a storm, a friend to lean on, a comedy club, a cookbook, a travel agency and a breaking news resource among a myriad of other things. The MidLife Road Trip as we know it today began as a conversation between strangers on Twitter. Nonsensical chatter in 140 characters, who knew?

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  • Behind the Scenes – Talladega

    Behind the Scenes – Talladega

    Sandi grabbed a quick interview with race instructor, Michael Fulmer to give us a little idea of what to expect when driving a race car.  

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