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Travel Theme: Edge

Standing on the edge; it’s a feeling that can sometimes be scary and at other times awe-inspiring. It can be the beginning of something or the end. 120 more words


A Northern Plains Menagerie

A few weeks ago, we set off in our well-traveled old vehicle (215,000 miles and counting) to drive from Chicago to eastern Montana and back. Our itinerary covered nine states, many of them known for their flat, rural landscapes. 710 more words


Days of ’76 Rodeo – Series 4 (Saddle Broncs 1)

Saddle bronc rides (first of two sets) at the Days of ’76 Rodeo.

I know there is controversy regarding the welfare of rodeo animals and I want to point out that you will see no sort of stun guns or cattle prods in this photo.  44 more words


SD gubernatorial debate at the State Fair highlights

Today was the SD gubernatorial debate at the South Dakota State Fair in Huron. All three candidates were in attendance: incumbent Republican Dennis Daugaard, Independent Mike Myers, and Democrat Susan Wismer. 2,705 more words

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Finding Cool Stuff

Here’s a quick late night post.  I had a lovely time visiting my daughter, Holly and son-in-law, Joel, and my two granddaughters, Malaysia and Madalyn.  I’m back home in Omaha now and getting settled back.  477 more words


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27th August

So we’ve arrived staying in South Dokata. Yesterday we drove 490 miles across country through Minnesota, staying in Albert Lea in South Dakota. We spent the night eating dinner and sitting round the camp fire chilling out. 195 more words


Crocidiles, Snakes and Lizards....oh my!

If you love snakes, spiders, alligators, crocodiles and birds (and who doesn’t?!!), then Reptile Gardens, located just South of Rapid City, is a perfect place to spend an afternoon. 761 more words

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