To the tune of the Wizard of Oz theme song…

I forget sometimes how these are such long distances. 

When I plugged in to this site to see how long it was to HJ from Richmond it said 33 hours. So when Brian texted me to say he was in Pink Mountain I thought….where is that again? It mustn’t be too long to home now right?  Hahahahaha (wild laughter at myself for my sheer lack of long distance driving education – my longest single run drive might have been 10 hours in my life).    If you see a little blue car with a fox, bunny, owls, dancing mushroom, broccoli and fruit on the side loaded to the hilt, hopefully NOT sparking a trail with the bike carrier along the ground, give a wave and just check to see if the driver is still awake. 

Wow, It’s a long way home.  It really really is. 

I’m madly packing, cleaning, recycling and washing dishes.  Tomorrow is vacuuming, floor washing, last wash for sheets etc and then whammo.  On the plane.  For us it’s mad luggage but once we are in the airport courtesy of the Christensen/McDonnell’s muscle, we should be left to watch the planes for a bit, argue against buying any more toys, sample the airport fare and get on the 2.something hour ride home.  See you soon you beautiful Yukon you.  I can’t say The Yukon Territory apparently so I will settle with MY Yukon. Or Yo Yukon, That Yukon, etc.  I’m no grammar ninja.  Obviously. 

You know, if this was Brian and he was with the kids, he would SOOOO splurge and buy them a little somethin somethin.  Right? Such a softie. 




6 thoughts on “To the tune of the Wizard of Oz theme song…

  1. Safe travels! Have a great time and enjoy the trip. My mommy advice: don’t rush, it’s no fun that way. Really looking forward to seeing you.

  2. Oh my goodness! Ruby you look so pretty with your wig!!!!!! Glad you guys are on your way home back to the Yukon! Love you guys<3

  3. Ruby you look so great – love the hair

    have a safe trip home – you will have the great clean air again and your own bed. Keep smiling and most important have such fun with all your animals and your friends

    Love and many hugs and prayers

    baba marg

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