Dateline: August 2, 2019: Iowa now and in 2018

Return to Iowa
Since Janice had qualified for the USGA Senior Women’s Amateur we headed to Cedar Rapids, Iowa.  The course that is hosting the tournament happens to be on the list of courses that we are writing about.  We called and they were delighted to have us play later in the afternoon.

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Dateline July 1, 2018: Soudan Underground Mine Minnesota State Park

A Must Visit - Soudan Underground Mine

We drove up to the northern part of Minnesota to visit the Soudan Underground Mine, an important mine in the rich history of our country.

When we arrived we headed to the desk to sign in for the our reservation for the 10:00 A.M. tour We were di...

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Dateline July 23, 2018: Cooperstown and Saratoga

Cooperstown, NY - Otesego Lake, Baseball Hall of Fame - The Last of the Mohicans.

There will always be a special feeling in Janice’s heart for Cooperstown.  Most of us think of it as the home of the Baseball Hall of Fame and James Fenimore Cooper’s book, The Last of the Mohicans.  Janice's fa...

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Dateline: July 6, 2018 – Herbert Hoover Presidential Library

Herbert Hoover - An Interesting and accomplished Man.

I have had every honor to which man could aspire. There is no place on the whole earth except here in America where all sons of man have this chance in life...Here alone is human dignity not a dream, but an accomplishment.  Herbert Hoover

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Dateline July 3, 2018: North Dakota

Welcome to Medora-Great Visit!

While planning our summer adventure we decided to find some interesting golf courses as we headed back east from the northwest.  Janice found The Bully Pulpit. ranked as one of the top 100 Public golf courses in the United States at Theodore Roosevelt National P...

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Dateline June 24, 2018: Montana

We left Waterton National Park in Alberta first thing in the morning for the short trip to the U.S. border. Even if you have been out of the United States for only a few days, it is always good to get back home in the “Good Old USA”. The drive along the east side of Glacier National Park was beautif...

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Dateline June 17, 2018: Washington State and a touch of Canada

After our wonderful time visiting with John and Sandy we headed along the Columbia River to finally cross over into Washington. The vistas of Mount Saint Helen were beautiful. The drive was not long as we were staying with Mark and Cathy Wanick for the night. They are old friends of John’s family. M...

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Dateline June 12, 2018: Idaho, Touch of Washington Wine and Oregon.. Oh My!

It was on to Idaho in the morning. When we crossed the border we were in the heart of the potato business. Two memories came to mind, our dear neighbor Lou Steflik grew up in Bunnell, Florida, next to Flagler Beach and was a large red potato farmer something you don’t think about being a Florida cro...

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Dateline June 3, 2018: Utah – A Beautiful State

Our attitude about RV problems, is “forget it!” Tomorrow, as they say, is another day!

We left Sedona and headed north to Lake Powell for a few days of enjoying Utah.  We pulled into the Walmart in the town of Lake Powell around 7:30.  We solved our refrigerator problem with an extra cooler and lot...

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Dateline May 21, 2018: Summer Fun, off in our 22 Foot Yacht on Wheels!!

We are finally off and out of the house, back in the Roadtrek for several months of touring our beautiful country and visiting many friends along the way.

We headed out to one of the most beautiful beaches in Florida is they town of Dustin, Henderson State Park. We had visited before and loved it. ...

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