Opening the friend and family cookbook!

This week I decided to open up the friend and family cookbook and follow some tried and true recipes. I picked out a couple...

The Lincoln-Van Buren Trail

Traveling through Rochester, Illinois numerous times I’ve seen the sign on denoting the Lincoln-Van Buren Trail, along with the huge stone silo in town...

Traveling with Mom!

Travel is always a joy, but isn’t it better when you have someone to travel with as well? Over the years I have been...
stories

A little library & stories

Today on my bike ride around Pawnee, Illinois. I saw a the cutest Little Fee Library not far from the school. This made me...
Gene Porter-Stratton

Learning of Limberlost and Gene Stratton-Porter!

I had considered myself to be at least somewhat well read. That is until I stumbled on to the amazing Limberlost State Historic Site...