We got married.

October 12, 2013

Windfields, NJ

Posted by: Ryan
4:57PM -- 05.09.2014

Knots were tied. (photos by Richard Speedy and Toby Richards)

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May 24 – 27, 2013

The High Peaks Region, NY

Posted by: Ryan
8:54PM -- 06.11.2013

Couples Retreat.

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October 2012

North Rhine-Westfalia, Germany

Posted by: Ryan
9:05PM -- 10.24.2012

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My thoughts exactly.

Oktober 2012

Bavaria, Germany

Posted by: Ryan
8:54PM -- 10.24.2012

Tall beers, taller mountains.

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September 2012

Berlin, Germany

Posted by: Ryan
8:25PM -- 10.24.2012

So we went to Berlin to run a marathon.

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untitled #5 (yes please)

November 18 – 20,
2011

Woodstock,
NY

Posted by: Ryan
11:12PM -- 02.13.2012

If it doesn’t really look like we did anything it’s because we didn’t really do anything.

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And we thought ourselves lucky.

October 22 – 24,
2011

The Adirondack League Club,
NY

Posted by: Ryan
10:24PM -- 02.13.2012

In the footsteps of the bark eaters.

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Atop another hill.

October 15 – 16,
2011

Southeastern
Central, PA

Posted by: Ryan
9:59PM -- 02.13.2012

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Time to go.

July 31 – August 7, 2011

Martha's Vineyard,
MA

Posted by: Ryan
6:06PM -- 01.31.2012

Upon learning what all the fuss is about.

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photo by Papa T.

1960?

Somewhere in the
Southwest

Posted by: Ryan
11:39AM -- 07.21.2011

Thacker Family roadside photo-op

We made good time.

June 2 – 6, 2011

Yosemite, CA to Memphis, TN

Posted by: Ryan
3:06PM -- 07.13.2011

We covered about 3000 miles in about 4 days

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the light all shining on Ann

July 1, 2011

San Francisco & Muir Woods,
CA

Posted by: Ryan
2:42PM -- 07.13.2011

old friends and old trees

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We followed these guys up the coast.

June 30 – July 2, 2011

Berkeley,
CA

Posted by: Ryan
2:20PM -- 07.13.2011

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There’s supposedly a lighthouse out there.

June 29, 2011

Big Sur,
CA

Posted by: Ryan
1:15PM -- 07.13.2011

This is a real place.

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The warning on the sign by Elephant Seal Beach

June 29
2011

Big Sur, CA

Posted by: Ann
12:44PM -- 07.13.2011

We drove up the coast from LA to Big Sur, probably the most beautiful coastline I have ever seen.

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We got turned around in the Hollywood Hills and found this.

June 26 – 28

Los Angeles,
CA

Posted by: Ryan
10:16AM -- 07.12.2011

A quick visit with two former Andys

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I think it’s cruel that the entire huge eastern third of Colorado looks exactly like Kansas, so by the time you get to Kansas you’re already sick of it. Thanks for growing all the food though.

Monday
July 4, 2011

Goodland,
KS

Posted by: Ryan
6:44PM -- 07.04.2011

Photographs don’t really do it justice anyway.

June 23–24

near Quemado,
NM

Posted by: Ryan
11:58PM -- 07.03.2011

We went to The Lightning Field but you’re not supposed to take pictures of the lightning field.

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We just drove hundreds of miles across Nevada and saw way more abandoned towns than occupied towns, more dry lakes than wet lakes, and more cattle guards than cattle.

July 3, 2011

Ely,
NV

Posted by: Ryan
3:12PM -- 07.03.2011

Big View

June 25,
2011

The Grand Canyon,
AZ

Posted by: Ann
2:06AM -- 07.03.2011

A rather tame exploration of the Grand Canyon South Rim

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June 22,
2011

Bandelier National Monument,
NM

Posted by: Ann
12:53AM -- 07.03.2011

Hiking through Bandelier: Cliff Dwellings, Ann gets a face sunburn, Ryan climbs a mountain.

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We are in a Best Western in a town in Nevada that neither of us can remember the name of.  We are, however, pretty sure that the term wild west still applies to this town, whatever it is.

July 2,
2011

?,
Nevada

Posted by: Ann
12:50AM -- 07.03.2011

June 20 – 22

Dixon,
NM

Posted by: Ryan
12:17AM -- 07.03.2011

high summer visit with Violet and Einnar

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Monday
June 20, 2011

Truchas,
NM

Posted by: Ryan
12:35PM -- 06.25.2011

We came across this lonely, lovely little cemetery on the high road to Taos.

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We slipped through some barbed wire to look at this old boring pile of rocks.

Tuesday
June 21, 2011

Rio Arriba County,
NM

Posted by: Ryan
12:14PM -- 06.25.2011

Native American graffiti

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my favorite state flag

Monday
June 20, 2011

Taos,
NM

Posted by: Ryan
10:42PM -- 06.24.2011

a brief stopover in the final resting place of Kit Carson

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either way, you win

Monday
June 20, 2011

Colorado / New Mexico
Borderlands

Posted by: Ryan
10:16PM -- 06.24.2011

Heading back into New Mexico by a different, also amazing route

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June
20-22, 2011

New Mexico and Aspen Glade,
CO

Posted by: Ann
11:54AM -- 06.22.2011

Some extras from New Mex and Aspen Glade.

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Aspen Glade and the Canejos River

June 19 & 20, 2011

Aspen Glade,
CO

Posted by: Ryan
8:08AM -- 06.22.2011

My grandparents used to take my Dad and my aunts and uncle here camping.

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As soon as we crossed into Colorado the landscape changed completely.

Sunday
June 19, 2011

New Mexico / Colorado
Borderlands

Posted by: Ryan
7:41AM -- 06.22.2011

On our way to an old Thacker family destination.

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It was real nice and scenic.

Sunday
June 19, 2011

Santa Fe,
NM

Posted by: Ryan
7:34AM -- 06.22.2011

A quick stop through the old plaza on the way out of town.

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some mountain

Saturday
June 18, 2011

Texas to New Mexico

Posted by: Ryan
6:25PM -- 06.21.2011

12+ hours of driving summed up in 9 images

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Barton Springs- the spring fed pool in town

June
16-17, 2011

Austin, TX

Posted by: Ann
5:16PM -- 06.21.2011

Vacation in Austin: An awesome hotel in an awesome city

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Friend Alligator, Crawfish Casserole and Wood Fired Oysters at the restaurant Couchon.

June
14, 2011

New Orleans, LA

Posted by: Ann
4:43PM -- 06.21.2011

A couple of extra New Orleans pics

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After some time and much discussion we decided to go for it.

Wednesday
June 15, 2011

Plaquemines Parish,
LA

Posted by: Ryan
11:00PM -- 06.17.2011

Following the Mississippi River to the end of the world.

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for example

June 14, 15

New Orleans,
LA

Posted by: Ryan
10:38PM -- 06.17.2011

A visit with Jay, Lisa & many, many animals

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There was nowhere to buy anything to cook on a fire.. so this was our feast

June
12- 13, 2011

Ichetucknee Springs,
FL

Posted by: Ann
10:20PM -- 06.17.2011

Enjoying Florida and then coming to the realization that it goes on forever.

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Bridge to Charleston

Saturday
June 11, 2011

Charleston,
SC

Posted by: Ann
9:53PM -- 06.17.2011

Charleston and the Islands of Folly and Pawley

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I didn’t think it could be mid June, almost dark, windy as hell and 98 degrees at the same time but I guess I’ve been wrong before.

Friday
June 17, 2011

Austin,
TX

Posted by: Ryan
7:35PM -- 06.17.2011

where’s Ryan?

June
11, 2011

McClellanville,
SC

Posted by: Ann
2:17PM -- 06.14.2011

The coolest, mossiest little South Carolinian coastal town.

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Abandoned golf course turned into disc golf course

June
8-10, 2011

Frisco,
NC

Posted by: Ann
1:46PM -- 06.14.2011

Far down, further back

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This morning we tubed down the Ichetucknee River, a freshwater spring where the water is crystal clear.  There were three events of interest during this lazy trip through cool water and Spanish Moss (my favorite moss for aesthetic purposes):

Monday,
June 13

Apalachicola,
FL

Posted by: Ann
3:33PM -- 06.13.2011

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“I just got a bird laid.”
- Ann Eggers

June 13, 2011

Mayo,
FL

Posted by: Ryan
12:05PM -- 06.13.2011

Just floated down the Ichetuknee River, where I gave the finger to a Suwamee River Cooter (long story) and found out I am the St. Francis of dragonflys. Also, Ann cannot steer a tube.

Monday
June 13, 2011

Fort White,
FL

Posted by: Ryan
11:31AM -- 06.13.2011

Uncle Howard’s

June 6,7,8

Indian Trail,
NC

Posted by: Ryan
10:00AM -- 06.12.2011

hanging with Uncle Howard for a few days

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This was better.

Monday
June 6, 2011

Western NC

Posted by: Ryan
9:44AM -- 06.12.2011

Cherokee reservation, Pisgah National Forest and east.

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Just passed an exit for Dale Earnhardt Boulevard—wondering what the speed limit is.

June 8, 2011

Near Charlotte,
NC

Posted by: Ryan
12:02PM -- 06.08.2011

Ryan attempts a balance beam…

Monday
June 6th, 2011

Smoky Mountains, NC

Posted by: Ann
10:12PM -- 06.07.2011

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These guys followed us from Philly

Saturday
June 4th, 2011

Knoxville, TN

Posted by: Ann
10:10PM -- 06.07.2011

New friend at our campsite, Young Buck

Friday
June 3, 2011

Skyline Drive, VA

Posted by: Ann
9:46PM -- 06.07.2011

a gift from Mom and Dad to Marty and John way back

Sunday
June 5, 2011

Knoxville, TN

Posted by: Ryan
6:18PM -- 06.07.2011

things from before

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Saturday
June 4, 2011

Knoxville, TN

Posted by: Ryan
5:46PM -- 06.07.2011

My 29th birthday

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Just woke up on the floor of the tent from a dream where I was trying out a series of beds, and even assembling beds from Ikea-like directions (that made even less sense in a dream) after discovering last night, while making camp, that the never used and still packaged air mattress I purchased way back in October was finely marbled with blue-green to black mold and had to roll the sleeping bags right out on the ground.

Friday
June 3rd

Loft Mountain, VA

Posted by: Ryan
7:15PM -- 06.05.2011

old pals, enjoying the view

Friday
June 3, 2011

Skyline Drive, VA

Posted by: Ryan
10:05AM -- 06.04.2011

“daughter of the sky”

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Thursday
June 2, 2011

Shenandoah Valley, VA

Posted by: Ryan
9:55AM -- 06.04.2011

attractive attractions

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Thursday
June 2, 2011

Philadelphia, PA

Posted by: Ryan
9:35AM -- 06.04.2011

A proper sendoff

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1886 - 1887

Knoxville, TN

Posted by: Ryan
5:16PM -- 05.30.2011

The Book of Occupations

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