Travel

  • Missouri, Here I Come!

    By / October 10, 2017 / Travel

    I have been eyeing some land in the Ozarks for a few years now.  I traveled to Branson, Missouri and fell in love with the Ozark Mountains.  When I got home I did some research and discovered a company that sells land in that very area,  various sizes and all over the Ozark Mountains.  I… [read more]

  • St. Augustine, Florida

    By / July 5, 2014 / Travel

                      We went to St. Augustine, Florida so I could do a wedding, it was wonderful.  Here are some of the photos. Created with flickr slideshow.  

  • What Motivates students for Abroad Education?

    By / September 23, 2013 / Education, Teachers, Travel

                    This is a guest post from Alicia Roberts, you can find her at http://passportguide.co.uk/. Motivation to Study Abroad The changing economy and the face of the world is encouraging many students to break free of the stereotypes. One of the best ways to do this is by pursuing… [read more]

  • Summer Fun and Travel

    By / August 11, 2013 / Travel

    I’m Back I am writing this in August, the middle of August, which means school! I can’t believe that we are back already. It seems like we just left for the summer and now we are back. And I’m back. I took a little blog break this summer, not by design, but by necessity. I… [read more]

  • Illinois

    By / July 19, 2013 / Travel

    todd.freese’s photostream on Flickr. We just returned from Illinois, here are the pictures from our trip.

  • Illinois Trip This Summer

    By / September 13, 2012 / Family, Illinois, Travel

    My youngest daughter joined by wife and myself this summer as we ventured to the homeland: Illinois.  We had a blast.  Here are some of the photos from our trip. We visited my cousin’s winery, A farm, My old family farm, Galena, Pictures in St. Louis, Lincoln’s home in Springfield, a state park in Missouri… [read more]

  • The Hershey Home in Pearl City, Illinois

    By / August 29, 2012 / Family, Illinois, Travel

    This summer Melissa and I had the opportunity to visit my Granny in Illinois. We made a trip over to visit some family, The Hershey’s.  What a treat, they showed us around their farm which included a winery, pond and a “playhouse” that was absolutely fabulous.  Enjoy.

  • I Am No Longer Stuck in OKC! HOME SWEET HOME!

    By / August 12, 2012 / Travel

    I am camping with my wife and six year old. That was the I original plan, however, we were only supposed to camp for 2 nights and be home Wednesday. Well . . . things can change. You see we purchased a gorgeous 28 foot camper from my cousin in Illinois. He gave me such… [read more]

  • Does Grandma Have a New House?

    By / July 21, 2012 / Family, Travel

    Yes she does and it is great. Last week my wife and I flew up to see my 85 year-old Grandmother who lives by herself in Lena, Illinois. We had not been up there in a while and decided it was time. She had built a new addition since we last visited and I decided… [read more]

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