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Travel Blogs from Mount Vernon
... the tallest on either side. The other native son Is "Dandy" Don Meredith. The historical museum is housed in an old firehouse, but of course,...it was closed!
Several of the towns we have visited are Texas Main Street cities and in 2009, Mount Vernon earned the First Lady's Texas Treasures Award.
Today we stuck close to "home" doing laundry and cleaning, in fact Bob did not leave the mh until dinner and ...
... this museum we drove over to the Farmstead Museum. Bob wasn't interested in seeing it, but since I used to think I could have lived way back a hundred years ago and am interested in those things I went through it. The farmstead consist of a completely restored farmhouse (over 100 years old), barn and smokehouse. Also on display are tools, toys and furnishings from that time.
Next stop was Mount Pleasant, but by this time it ...
Here at Larry's for some improvements.
TV Antennae Jack o
Hepvo for shower and kitchen drain
BOL screw jacks
Fridge door facing
On the way today, we had lunch at Cotton Patch Cafe in Palestine. It was pretty ...
... on the square and got coffee at the Sweet Pea Bistro - very cute antique store. I love the town squares that many small towns have, but we miss them if we drive on the big highways. Called cousin Betty S. but no answer.
Spent the night in a screened shelter ($25) at Lake Bob Sandlin State Park. I had no cell service but the nice park ranger lady let me use her phone to call ...
Drove to Mt. Pleasant, TX for a quick KOA stay. Not the fanciest RV park, but it had a huge fenced dog yard.
Very nearly dropped the fifth wheel onto the truck bed. I guess I still need to use a checklist to make sure I do everything in the right order. I didn’t block the tires and the landing gear wasn’t all the way down before I opened the hitch. So I watched in horror as ...