road trip by the numbers

16 days 
2165 miles driven
8 states
23 family members hugged
4 cousins played with
18 friends visited
5 friends that are like family
19 meals shared
2 photography shoots
6 hours at the pool
1 visit to the biggest mall
9 days it's snowed or rained
1 sledding injury
1 thrifting trip with my best friend
2 church services visited
5 of us fought off a cold
2 of us might have strep
15 nights I've thought it was too loud outside
1 born and raised city girl realizing she's turned country
5 family and friends homes I've done laundry at
1 of us forgot a swimsuit
7 cats we really miss
1 awesome dog came along for the ride
100 times I've felt so blessed to be on this trip
1 bike rack purchased
8 posts I've written in my head or journal
0 campgrounds stayed at so far
5 driveways or yards of family and friends we've camped at
60+ nights we plan on staying in a campground
1 four wheeler enjoyed
12 donkeys that we gave our veggie scraps to
1 stop to refill our propane tanks
2 times we've eaten at a restaurant
1 phone on the verge of death
8 of us who are ready to get to Florida
2 more days and we'll be there
1 wild journey


  1. Yay! I'm so excited to read about your trip. Warm weather for you all soon!!!

  2. Kerrie Turney2/5/12, 2:24 PM

    By the look of things your adventure will be pretty awesome! Have fun and stay safe.

  3. Marli Faith2/5/12, 2:29 PM

    fun, fun, fun!!! i hope y'all are feeling 100% soon. have a blessed Lord's day.


  4. brittanyclaire2/5/12, 2:32 PM

    Thank you... and you have a blessed day too!


  5. Misty Battle2/5/12, 3:11 PM

    Wow sounds like ya'll are having fun!! Have a blessed day also.

  6. I hope you're ready to add sunshine and crazy warm to your list.  It was 85 degrees today here in Mickey Ville.
    What a day

  7. 2withGod3withme2/5/12, 7:44 PM

    I never heard back from you about a photo shoot in dallas?

  8. Sounds like a great trip! 

  9. brittanyclaire2/5/12, 9:34 PM

    You will be hearing from me this week, I've only contacted people through florida... I was trying to get a better idea on timing before I wrote everyone from texas. :)
    Sent from my Windows® phone.


  10. brittanyclaire2/5/12, 9:35 PM

    I'm ready!

    Sent from my Windows® phone.


  11. heatheritstwinsanity2/5/12, 10:36 PM

    Are you headed anywhere near Arizona?  

  12. brittanyclaire2/5/12, 10:54 PM

    We are...probably the beginning of march. Lets get in touch. :)


  13. heatheritstwinsanity2/5/12, 10:55 PM

    Definitely! We hit the road again in April/May so March is perfect!

  14. This sounds like so much fun! I've had the itch to go on a long road trip. Great memories of them as a kid..

  15. 2withGod3withme2/6/12, 10:53 PM

    Ok cool!  Sorry, I thought you had mentioned a while back that you were sending out the e-mails, so I thought I might have gotten missed.  I can only imagine how hard it is to time everything!!!  Safe Travels!


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