Days Inn Rockford
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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... on Thurs 27th, which was Thanksgiving day. We were staying about 2 hours out of Chicago with a friend of Kathy's whom she had not seen for 32 years. The talking started when we arrived on the Tuesday afternoon and was enjoyed for the next few days until we left on the Friday. There was several inches of snow covering the ground and houses and the neighbourhood looked like a typical winter's scene on a Christmas card - at least to us! The temperature never went above freezing ...
... one craft kit later we all met up and said goodbye to the Holdens and the dojang. With a quick check of the AFLC Pastor's directory we located the home of longtime friends and ministry partners, the Bensons. Unannounced, we dropped in and spent some time catching up with Pastor Jon Benson, his wife Jeanette, and their son "former youth ministry intern" Andy. After a season of rousing conversation and Lincoln Log building it was time to hit the road again; but we didn't make it far due ...
Good coffee. The hotel failed to have any so we determined to find some before getting on the road again. One Starbucks stop later, the adults fully caffeinated and the young ones engaged in their books on tape, we set off to stare at miles of pavement. But instead of concrete and steel, framing much of the road were trees that just beginning to don the beautiful colors of the fall season. Priceline.com ...
... us to pull-in and make ourselves at home. My first request from Andy was to bake him a cheesecake (my specialty), help paint the decks, clean out the little shed, plus fix the floor and paint it, water his garden, and oh yes, help take care of his three, 5 week old black lab puppies. I think I was missed? I got out my work gloves and started helping out. You would think that with all the running around I did, I would ...
... and three bean salad sure are a good way to end a summer's day on the road. After getting our fill of good eats and spell-binding reality TV, we spent the rest of the night map routing and planning. Pippi is doing great on her first night in a hotel. We are nervous about how early this means she will arise tomorrow.
Song of the day: REM "Driver ...