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West Virginia’s Midland Trail – US Route 60 – Charleston, WV

West Virginia’s Midland Trail – US Route 60 – Charleston, WV

This is part two of my Midland Trail series and this post will focus on West Virginia’s Capital Charleston.  During most of May I spent a great deal of time in this lovely river town while visiting a friend of…

Going to California – San Francisco to Santa Rosa

Going to California – San Francisco to Santa Rosa

Woodflock – a relatively unknown destination for those unfamiliar with Antsy McClain and the Trailer Park Troubadours. For the last six years Flamingoheads from California and other places have gathered in the Sycamore Grove campground along the Sacramento River near…

Wall Art in Lexington 2014: PRHBTN & more

Wall Art in Lexington 2014: PRHBTN & more

Lexington again has new art covering some of its formerly barren walls around town as the Street Art promoting organization PRHBTN brought in four new world renown street artists to enhance the growing collection of unique murals that dot the…

A 5 Day Midwest Adventure – Day 3: Hanging around Nebraska City, NE

A 5 Day Midwest Adventure – Day 3: Hanging around Nebraska City, NE

After two days of hard driving with three children, we were ready for a brief break.  Marissa’s friends live near Nebraska City, so we stayed here for a couple of nights.  After a good night’s rest, I took them over…

A 5 Day Midwest Adventure – Day 2: Walcott, IA to Nebraska City, NE

A 5 Day Midwest Adventure – Day 2: Walcott, IA to Nebraska City, NE

Day 2 of my trip with Marissa would take us through Iowa and into Nebraska.  I promised to be a fun day of driving the backroads of the Midwest (kind of….) View Larger Map – Walcott, IA to Nebraska City,…

A 5 Day Midwest Adventure – Day 1: Lexington, KY to Walcott, IA

A 5 Day Midwest Adventure – Day 1: Lexington, KY to Walcott, IA

On September 9, 2013 I had the opportunity to accompany my daughter and three grand kids on a an adventure across the midwest from Kentucky to Omaha, Nebraska.  She wanted to visit her close friend there and needed a “tour…