December 2016

Postcards from Arkansas! - Photos by Scott Sudduth

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Want to take a trip through North Little Rock and the surrounding area?  Read along and we will share some of our postcards from Arkansas.  Keith and I felt like celebrities when we visited North Little Rock in early December.  Everywhere we went, Scott Sudduth from the North Little Rock CVB took our photographs so […]

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We all have our favorite things we did over the past year. For me some of the favorite things I did was going up in a hot air balloon, take a ride in a biplane and two World War II planes.  I was an engineer on a steam train, went to the coolest auction ever, […]

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We all think about when to go, where to go, and what we will do while we are gone, but do we take the time to think about keeping our home safe while on the road.  This is as important as the trip itself and especially since as we get older so many of us […]

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Cotham's Mercantile, a walk into the past, one bite at a time!

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Sadly since I wrote this in December, I have heard that this has burned.   Some places are just plain fun and that’s how it was at Cotham’s Mercantile.  After a visit to the Plantation Museum, we stopped by Cotham’s Mercantile for one of their famous Hub Cap Burgers.  Scott Sudduth and Stephanie Slagle of […]

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The Plantation Agriculture Museum

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I love agriculture museums and I especially love museums about crops we don’t grow in the Midwest, so it was a given that I would love the Plantation Agriculture Museum that is located in Scott Arkansas.  On a hosted trip to the North Little Rock area, I had a chance to visit this amazing place […]

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The Esse Purse Museum, a pocket book treasure

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When I was a girl, my grandma always called her purse a pocket book.  She didn’t have a lot of jingle in her purse, but like today, it carried those necessary things she needed.  What is so wonderful about the Esse Purse Museum in Little Rock, Arkansas is that the museum follows the evolution of […]

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North Little Rock's Wyndham, a stay next to everything!

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Recently on a hosted trip to North Little Rock I stayed at the wonderful Wyndham Riverfront Hotel. Easy to reach, I think the Wyndham had the best breakfast of any hotel I have ever stayed in. They have a chef at a waffle/omelet station that makes the best! There is also a buffet. In the […]

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Tasting in Ann Arbor, a food and spirit experience!

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I’ve mentioned in a previous blog about a few of the great restaurant options in Ann Arbor and the surrounding area that I experienced on a hosted trip at the end of November and beginning of December.  Besides restaurants though there is a plethora of tasting opportunities as well.  You never have to be hungry […]

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The Salisbury Boy

The Salisbury Boy He ran wild in the town of Salisbury It was the 30’s you know. He was born in a house in the country There was so much snow the doctor almost couldn’t go. I have a piece of wood From the barn near the house where he was born My father Bill […]

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Australia is a place I’ve never been, but have always longed to visit.  Many of the places that Mia Alindogan share in her wonderful guest blog  include places I would love to see. Whether traveling here as a parent or grandparent or just being a kid yourself, enjoy : 5 Educational Attractions to Do With Kids […]

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