Category Archives: Ohio

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50 States in 50 Weeks – By the Numbers: The Final Countdown

From Maine to Washington and Alaska to Hawaii, here’s the final numbers recap of 50 States in 50(ish) weeks: TIME: Total days on the road: 330 (a day over 47 weeks – which doesn’t count the four day break I took in Massachusetts at the beginning or the six days I took to see Alex for his birthday before heading to… Read more »

Ohio – By the Numbers:

Ohio, state thirty-nine, by the numbers: Total miles: 485 Total money gained: $0 Total money spent: $57.86     Gas: $26.25     Other transport: $3.75     Food: $23.33     Attractions: $0     Other: $4.53 Budgeted amount ($200/week or $28.57/day): $114.28 Total under budget: $56.42 Approximate amount of money saved from awesome other people paying for me: $0 North American Reciprocal Museum pass: $38.50 ($189.50 from $100) National Park… Read more »

Ohio – Days 1-4: The Three C’s – Cincinnati, Columbus, and Cleveland

My first evening in Ohio I was in Cincinnati. My host and I made dinner together. I contributed a Zaza inspired salad with romaine lettuce, cranberries, almonds, goat cheese, and strawberries. It was tasty. My host made quinoa and mushroom and onion stuffed peppers. Best/healthiest dinner I’ve had in a while. The next day we joined a friend of my… Read more »

50 Reasons You Should Help Fund 50 States in 50 Weeks

So, it’s Sunday, March 13th, 2016. I started my 50 States in 50 Weeks trip on Sunday, September 13th, 2015, exactly six months ago today. Wow! I’m currently at a friend’s house in Las Vegas, NV and Nevada is my twenty-eighth state. Honestly, I didn’t think I’d make it this far. I figured I’d run out of money sooner than… Read more »