My favorite daughter named Emily is planning a solo bike right across the United States from Portland, Oregon to Portland, Maine.  While I am very worried about her I’m sure she will be safe and can’t wait to read and hear all about her adventures.   Since she is sitting right next to me as I write this, I can’t put all the sappy things I would like to put in this entry.  Here is a link to her blog so that you too can follow her anytime any day: