2018

The Ledge

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So, yesterday I did it!  I sat at the edge of the Ledge all the way up on the 110 story, 1,450 Willis Tower.   Formerly known as the Sears Tower, this skyscraper held the record as the tallest building in the world until the World Trade Center site was built in 2014.  There I […]

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gratitude

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Note, I received a Date Night in a Box free for Review. Tonight my husband Keith and I went out to dinner before an abbreviated Date Night in a Box fun.  With the holiday season time has been limited. There has been a lot of family activities requiring our time and attention and a shared […]

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My Lincoln Encounter in Indiana!

On a recent trip to Indiana, my husband Keith and I stopped at the Lincoln Boyhood National Memorial.  This National Historic Landmark includes the Lincoln Boyhood Home .   This is where Honest Abe lived from 1816 until 1830.   Being from the Springfield, Illinois area, I guess I always think of Abraham Lincoln in […]

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Amana Colonies

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For my husband Keith, the Amana Colonies is Christmas rolled up in a big stocking! We traveled to the Colonies the first weekend in December and went for the annual Prelude to Christmas Event.  This area is unlike any other.  It was settled in the 1850’s by a religious group of Germans. According to the […]

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Get ready because it will be here before you know it! The Half Century of Progress at a recent planning meeting was referred to as “The Greatest Show on Earth”. While the circus has that motto all  sewed up, when you are talking tractor shows at least here in the US, it is certainly true.  […]

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