“Swank! Arn’t you going to get this train going?” asked Beryl. “Maybe Indi should have a look at it.” said Posey. Indi responded: “This think is older than dirt! Or, is it just covered in dirt? If I could get this thing running, I wouldn’t be sitting here acting like a bot.” Advertisements
The Traverse Family visited Fort Gaines. It in on Dauphine Island. Posey pretended to be a cannonball. Swank inspected the tunnels underneath. While Indi just wondered what was down there. Beryl keep watch over the entire fort.
The Traverse Family viewed the solar ecslipe the old fashion way. They could not see anything through the solar ecslipe glasses.
The Traverse Family adventure outside the day after the Ice Storm of 2017. The grass had iced over. The little tumble weed was covered. They found the rocks had sheets of ice over them. So, they decide to do some ice climbing. They thought the ice resembled them; you could see something running through the … More vs. The Ice
The Traverse Family decided to climb mount driveway snow today. Indi reached the top, the other struggle a bit. Then they decided to build a snowman, but the dry snow just crumbled and stuck to the suction cups. They gave up on snowman idea and decided to bury Indi. Once their suction cups went numb, they … More Conquered by Snow
Today the Traverse Family took the 360 Video Camera and went out to play in the snow. However, they only got one video because it was 5 degrees and their suction cups were freezing. The 360 video is located here: Snow Play Video Pause the video and you can scroll around the screen.
On the ninth day of the Traverse Family epic trip, they stop by Frogmore Plantation. No the did not see any frogs, but they did see plenty of cotton. The bots learned that the first step in cotton was planting the cotton and watching it grow. Next you get Indi to pick the cotton Then … More Day Nine – On the Road Again
On the 8th day of their epic adventure, the Traverse Family visited the Grand Village of the Natchez Indians The inspect some pottery, and noted that some of it was chipped and cracked. After seeing the baskets, the thought about taking up basket weaving, but they get tangled up enough. The did learn about milling … More Day Eight – On the Road Again
Our 22+ day, 3200+ mile, trip in August, ended up being a 28 day trip with over 4000+ miles. This is day 7. The Traverse Family saw the mighty Mississippi River, in Natchez. Would everyone one get off of Beryl’s head! What is the obsession with his head? They visited a graveyard. Why? If wasn’t even dark … More Day Seven – On the Road Again
Wow, can it be? I just can’t believe that the Traverse Family’s editor has not sat down since August to post on the blog. Well, I guess she has been busy. You know, dealing with the 2016 Great Louisiana Flood, a teenager moving in, holidays, and …. We are so glad we didn’t have to help with the … More Happy New Year