\ˌta-byə-ˌlaˈrä-ˌza, \ 1 : the mind in its hypothetical primary blank or empty state before receiving outside impressions. 2 : something existing in its original pristine state.
After our very successful* 2017, and a complete break down-under (not to be confused with “break-down”) from bus travel, we are ready to embark on 2018.
*Successful: \ suck-sess-full \ 1 : Bus still right-side-up and functional. 2 : still married.
And, in honor of Tabula Rasa we are featuring a new, cleaner, simpler format for this blog. We hope you will continue to follow us and we do enjoy your comments and suggestions!