Here’s one major reason why the Papimobile (aka our 2010 Chevrolet Traverse) will go to Arizona: God made the Grand Canyon and He trumps all politics.

Day 6 of Road Trip Reveals Wonders of Guadalupe Mountains, Carlsbad Caverns and First of Cool-looking McDonald’s Thumbnail

El sexto día del Viaje Familiar PapiBlogger nos llevó hacia el oeste, desde Marfa, Texas a las Montañas Guadalupe y las Cavernas de Carlsbad en Nuevo México, así como al primero de varios McDonald’s de magnífica apariencia que estaremos visitando durante nuestro recorrido de 40 días.

Day 5 of Family Road Trip Starts with World Class Brisket and Ends with Marfa’s Mysterious Lights Thumbnail

On Day 5 of our road trip, the Salt Lick restaurant in Driftwood, Texas, near Austin was the first stop in what would end up being a 500-mile day of delicious Texas-style cooking, long drives to West Texas and even a potential alien encounter in the dessert near Marfa.

Day 4 of Road Trip Keeps Us in Austin for Washers Tossing and Barton Springs Thumbnail

Following a unplanned middle of the night drive from New Orleans to Austin, the PapiBlogger Family used its fourth full day of the 40-day family road trip to rest its wheels. Well, sort of.

Day 3 of Road Trip Winds Thru New Orleans and the Lower Ninth Ward Thumbnail

El tercer día del viaje familiar lo dedicamos a explorar más acerca de los sabores regionales de Nueva Orleans como capital culinaria de los Estados Unidos, su histórico Barrio Francés, y la catástrofe causada por el huracán Katrina.

Day 2 of Road Trip takes us through three states and a Bourbon-less New Orleans Thumbnail

The second day of the PapiBlogger Family Road Trip took us on a nearly 11 hour, 590 mile long drive from St. Augustine to New Orleans. Although driving through the whole of Florida, as we […] Read more

The New and the Old: Day 1 of Road Trip Starts with the Future and Ends with the Past Thumbnail

This story recaps the first day of the PapiBlogger Family Road Trip that took us from Miami to Kennedy Space Center and St. Augustine.

Some Fun and photos from yesterday’s wonderful PapiBlogger Send Off with Ronald McDonald’s Thumbnail

Highlights from Saturday’s major PapiBlogger Family Road Trip send off with Ronald McDonald’s at the McDonald’s in South Miami.

The Improvise, Adapt and Overcome Trick to a 40-Day Family Road Trip Thumbnail

In preparation for that trip into a far and unknown land, the organizing pastor told us that the most important thing we should do to mentally gear up for it was to remember the unofficial motto of the United States Marines: Improvise, Adapt, Overcome.

Papi’s Father’s Day Legacy to Me: Love and Practical Jokes Thumbnail

When I think about my real “Papi” this Father’s Day, there are numerous legacies he’s left me but two that in particular have served me well.