Category Archives: Places to visit

What to do today? Osborne Park – Elkader, Iowa

The second part of my day was going to check out the Osborne Park. It wasn’t too far away from the first stop that I made, and I got directions on how to get there without going the long way … Continue reading

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What to do today? Motor Mill- Elkader, Iowa

Daryl had to get up early this morning to meet the other guys also going to the football game, so he said good-bye and off he went. I was still in bed when he left and was trying to think just … Continue reading

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Road trip to see William

We were able to get William’s car into the shop to get his brakes fixed and today our plan was to bring it down to him. And with this weekend also being the Iowa Barn Tour weekend, the plan was … Continue reading

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Road Trip on Sunday

Daryl and I haven’t been able to spend a lot of time together lately and it isn’t even harvest season yet! He’s been so super swamped at work that he hasn’t been getting home until later in the night and he’s also … Continue reading

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On the river Saturday

The temperature is about 20 degrees cooler than it’s supposed to be, but the sun was shining and a group of us decided to spend the day kayaking. We weren’t sure until the morning if this was going to work or not … Continue reading

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9-11-01

Isn’t that crazy how those numbers have changed how we think about everything now? I mean in the past we would think of 9-11 as being some crazy signs that we had to put up on our farm in case you would … Continue reading

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Original Wisconsin Ducks

We knew that we didn’t have much time before we had to head back home from the Dell’s today, but I also knew that we really should do something since we were in the area. I’m pretty sure that I … Continue reading

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Tomatoes

I’ve come to the realize that my garden is junk again this year. Yup, I’m not very successful with raising any type of vegetable this year at all!! So instead of sitting around and getting mad about it, my plan is … Continue reading

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Here we go again.

I have absolutely no idea what’s going on with our cats. I mean, in the past if we had one that actually lived past the first couple of weeks, we literally thought we won the lottery or something. We’d just … Continue reading

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Zombie Burgers

We knew that we’d have some free time tonight and William needed some other stuff brought down to his apartment, so we packed the car and headed to Ames after work. With the cows, chickens, and baby kitties all fed … Continue reading

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