Best Guy and I have been floating the idea of seeing all 251 towns and cities for a few months now. Today, however was a beautiful day with nothing going on. We didn't want to stay home, but the idea of hiking another hike was too much. So, we decided today was The Day. We were going to start our Project 251.
Eventually we are going to have to come up with a plan of attack, since some of these places are difficult to get to and may require overnight stays. Plus, we want to minimize back-tracking (having to re-visit three towns to hit one we missed seems a waste to us). So we started simply today: we drove North, veered East, then came back. Just a few easy-peasy nearby towns and some stunning summer Vermont vistas.
We haven't taken the leap of actually joining the online community yet. For now, we're just doing this on our own.This is for Sundays that beg for something to be done even though we can't really think of anything to do.
And now, I present to you Project 251: The First Seven
|Stop 1: Colchester|
|Stop 2: Milton. We were going to kiss in every picture, but then we |
realized 251 pictures of us kissing is a bit excessive.
|Stop 3: Georgia. We actually stopped here for lunch. The pizza dough |
was so fresh he rolled it out in front of us. Delicious!
|Stop 4: Fairfax. Black-eyed Susans are my Mom's favorite flower. Hi, Mom!|
|Stop 5: Cambridge|
|Stop 6: Fletcher|
|Our final official stop of the day (7): Westford|
Only 244 more to go. Bring it on!