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... the Civil Rights movement.
On our way back to Chicago we also stopped at Lansing and Muskegon (on the shore of Lake Michigan across from Milwaukee). The small town of Muskegon boasts a WWII submarine museum. In the harbor, outside the museum, the 'USS Silversides' is moored. Displayed on the side of the submarine are small Japanese flags, each representing destruction of an enemy vessel.
Our plan was ...
... Schatz's office. I think the young girl showing me around had better things to do, because I felt like I was being swept around and skimmed through. Senator Schatz was in his office, but busy with a meeting, so I didn't even get a picture with him. From there, I headed for the Natural History Museum, hoping to turn my adventure around. Half of it ended up being closed. ...
... summer I have little inertia to overcome. The death of my aunt (the most avid reader of these blog posts) caused the family to stop everything and focus first on her, and after her passing, on the memorial service and each other. Yet her death also reminds me that life is shorter than I think and I want to get more miles under my belt . The van needs no further miles. We are a bit over 172,000 miles on our 2009 Grand Caravan. We bought it at ...
Shrimp Escabeche with Peruvian Purple Potatoes, and Quinoa. Side salad with creamy wasabi dressing and candied pecans.
A decent start to the flight....
Then, we move on to the fish. Salmon with Shiso Rice, shiitake mushrooms, and snap peas. With a little glass of Cote du Rhone red.
Hot Fudge Sundae!?!?!? Yes I will. ...
"Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines, sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.” -Mark Twain This was the perfect quote for my roller coaster of emotions today. Somehow it just made me calm. I am ready. I am ready. I AM READY for ...
Other places to stay in Waukegan
200 North Greenbay Road, Waukegan | 3 star hotelfrom $70
4101 Fountain Square Place, Waukegan | 3 star hotelfrom $117
1151 S Waukegan Road, Waukegan | 2 star hotelfrom $76
3800 Northpoint Boulevard, Waukegan | 3 star hotelfrom $119
1440 South White Oak Drive, Waukegan | 3 star hotelfrom $114
611 Lakehurst Road, Waukegan | 2 star hotelfrom $106
3031 Belvidere Rd, Waukegan | 2 star hotelfrom $75
680 S. Green Bay Road, Waukegan | Hotelfrom $59
411 S Greenbay Rd, Waukegan | Hotelfrom $66
1177 S Northpoint Blvd, Waukegan | 1 star hotelfrom $57