Posts Categorized: Travel

Todd’s New Truck

My old diesel truck was stolen last December from in front of my house.  It was a 2005, but I had grown to love her.  Tori named her Betsy.  So I needed a new truck and finally settled on a 2017 Ford F-250 6.2 gas truck. Here she is!

Texas State Parks

I have created an interactive spreadsheet for all of the Texas State Parks.  I am updating it often, so check back for the latest version so check back often. You can access it by clicking below:

Missouri, Here I Come!

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 […]

St. Augustine, Florida

                  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?

                This is a guest post from Alicia Roberts, you can find her at 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 […]

Summer Fun and 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 […]


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

Illinois Trip This Summer

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 […]

The Hershey Home in Pearl City, Illinois

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!

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 […]