November 9, 2013

Beautiful Banowitz Antique Mall

Located in the town of Maquoketa, Iowa, Keith and I made a visit to Banowitz antique mall. The stop made me wish I had a Victorian home ready to fill with antiques galore, or that I had a new tea room/ice cream parlor with ceilings ten foot tall to put the most amazing wooden bar […]

The scenery on the way from the Breitbach Restaurant

A couple years ago when visiting the National Farm Toy show I heard about this German restaurant set in a spot in the road called Balltown. Located between Dyersville and Dubuque, Iowa, with Garmin in hand we set out to give it a try. The roads to this German-style restaurant are touted as the oldest […]