Birthday Dinner in Oklahoma City and a horsey ride


It was Ben’s 40th Birthday today so tonight I took him out to a place that sold possibly hundreds of different types of beer.    As you can tell. The birthday boy was happy.   The kids, after an initial telling off for trying to climb under the table constantly, settled down to playing. Joshua with Read More →

Saturday – Tulsa to Oklahoma City


Some fab penguin sculptures in Tulsa       The Catoosa Blue Whale             And their gift shop    The Worlds Largest Totem Pole The people who run this place are super friendly. We met another lady (I’m so sorry I’ve forgotten your name) and her son Zane (at least I remembered his Read More →

Friday. The rest of the drive


After spending so long at the Cars on the Route we were in a bit of a rush so drove on to Tulsa.  We drive down this very old and bumpy section of Route 66, worrying that we would be stuck on it for ages as we were already running behind but then we came Read More →

Friday – Cars on the Route, Galena


I feel these guys deserve a post all to themselves. They were so lovely and welcoming.  When we first pulled up we met the mayor of the town and then we went inside and one of the owners told us all about how the truck outside was the inspiration for Mater in the Cars movie. Read More →

Friday: St Louis to Tulsa


Breakfast Of champions at Dunkin Donuts     Missouri Hick Bar-B-Q, Cuba It was too early for lunch but we stopped for coffee here and bought some bottles of hot sauce. Ben bought some beef brisket to eat along the way which was “fucking amazing” so he says     Cuba                  US 66 Outpost, Fanning Read More →

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