Category Archives: Places to visit

Twins Baseball Game

Isn’t it the truth, when you don’t have to get up early it seems like your back starts hurting around 5:30 and finally after trying to get comfortable you just plain give up and take a shower? Well, that’s what … Continue reading

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Minneapolis here we come!

There was still a couple of things that we had to do this morning before we could leave. We had to check on all the animals and double feed them to make sure that they had enough for overnight. This … Continue reading

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Tuesday – the ‘To Do’ list

On the list for tonight,  clean the house, do laundry, take back recycling, take back cans, do bills, do dishes.. well you get the picture. But take a look at what I really did tonight. Yup, went golfing and then … Continue reading

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Saturday – Irish Fest

Saturday was day two of the towns  festivities and the weather is holding out. That’s such a relief! It seems like it can rain easily these past days and just before the parade was starting this morning, it started to … Continue reading

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Brat & Brew – Friday night in Protivin

I was ready for the Brat & Brew 5k  Friday night in Protivin. I mean I went out running these past couple of weeks and everything that I knew was that I wanted to get my time for this 5k … Continue reading

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Dairy Days – Fredericksburg, Iowa

It was the 90 th Dairy Days in Fredericksburg this year! Holy Cow !! There are a lot of towns that continue to try to figure out how to keep their town alive and the town of Fredericksburg has really … Continue reading

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The long weekend is over

I can’t believe the long weekend is over all ready. I mean, weren’t we just getting off work on Friday and now it’s time to go back already?  But I guess we did get a lot done this weekend and … Continue reading

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Choose wisely…

When I woke up this morning I had a ton of things that I should be doing. Everything from planting the garden to washing the house windows. But guess what I did? I went kayaking. SCORE! I was talking about … Continue reading

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Hillbilly Swap, Museums, & Greenhouses

I saw an add earlier this week for a Hillbilly Swap close to where we live and I thought to myself ‘how could you pass up something like that?’ I had no idea what a Hillbilly Swap was, but it … Continue reading

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These past few days…

It’s been a really busy these past couple of days and so I thought I’d better sit down tonight to catch up with my posting. On Thursday during work I was thinking of calling Daryl to see if he wanted … Continue reading

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