“The Wayward Traveler Chronicles” will be a series of journal entries recording my trip across the country from Maine to California.
I woke up early today, 6AM, to ensure I had enough time to meet my Aunt and Uncle in Connecticut. We planned on the Lucky Cup Restaurant for breakfast at 9AM. It only took two hours from Boston, but I wanted to make sure that I had some extra time, in order not to rush.
And since I’m not used to sharing all of my life to dozens and dozens of people on social media, I forgot to take a photo with my Uncle Gary and Aunt Marie, and instead enjoyed my meal (now how bout that?).
I soon reached my family’s place, and was greeted by the boys, my brother,Kevin, and my two nephews, Kameron and Connor.
He’s about to turn four months old on the first; for comparison’s sake, we met him when he was a fresh one month old, and he’s already tripled in size.
We hung around the house for a while, until Kylie got back from Church. I was already crashing hard, so I made a plan to write Day 2, then take a nap.
But not before I got some more time with Conner:
Needless to say, Day 2 took longer than I expected. I didn’t get a nap in, and instead, we went for an early supper, pizza from Domenic’s & Vinnie’s.
The kids went to a birthday party at a local roller rink, so we went to pick them up first. Kevin got lost in the basketball machine, and I in skeeball. As soon, as we left however, the sky opened up, and the rain was coming down hard.
Amidst the mini-storm, we finally arrived at the famed pizza place.
They have some of the best pizza I have ever tasted. If you’re in Connecticut, try them out; there are three locations.
After dinner, we went to Bob’s for some clothes and it was here that I felt my energy drain from my body.
Finally we got home, and it wasn’t long after that I crashed on the couch.
Once I woke up, I ate two apples and some skittles. I was so damned tired that I needed some sugar.
Then got some more time in with Conner as Kylie tested his ability to roll on his back:
And Conner jumps easily. This wasn’t the best one, but the following video does give you a small idea:
Then, after everyone went to bed, instead of writing this, I watched some Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. and slept until 10:30 am. Whoops.
Money Spent for Gas: $32 ($56.30 Total)
Miles Traveled Today: 250.4 miles (382.8 Miles total)
Data Used: 81 MB (592 MB total this month)
Stay tuned as I continue my tale of travel across the United States (after my “Farewell Tour”)!