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We need name ideas!

As I mentioned in my last post, we lost our mini-van, Dudley back in July.  We were LITERALLY on the road 20 minutes outside of our little town on our way to Camp Sychar to build them some decks when he started slipping making odd noise.  I managed to baby him back home and when the engine got quiet at every stop-light, there was a very sickening gurgling and flowing water sound coming from somewhere behind that dash.

When we looked under the hood, his transmission and radiator and decided that they were tired of their respective fluids and wanted to swap word:  BAD.  To be honest, Dan was almost happy...Dudley was a good local van, but he had had a decent amount of troubles and we were always nervous about driving him places, afraid that he would decide to die on us and leave us stranded.

Sooo, we tossed the most necessary items into our little Neon and headed back up the road and figured we'd deal with him when we got back....a month passsed, mostly spent in Ohio building our own cabin at camp and counseling 130 high and junior-high school kids.

Luckily, we procrastinated long enough and our good friend from Camp was telling us how he was wanting to sell him Jeep.  Specifics were discussed, he gave us a good deal and a week later, when we were all back in KY, we swapped the deed.  Now Dan just needs a good trailer for his tools. :)  AND a name for his new truck...we always name our cars!  (Though I guess that we never did name the Neon...)


  1. Nice lookin'! and the jeep isn't bad either.

    Susy says "Hector"
    Dad says "creepers" then you can call it "jeepers creepers"
    Joey says "steak"
    Timmy says "Cooper" or "Zeus"
    I'll say "Guapo" and Paige will know what that means.

    Love, MomR


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