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Since this was our first hard day of driving back, we let the girls swim for an hour before we motored. God bless Jordan, who sat with the girls while I went off to check out Fort Dodge. Fort Dodge was built to protect settlers on the frontier in 1851. It lasted three years and thirty percent of its soldiers deserted to go join the California gold rush. Mostly, I wanted to visit because of the Cardiff Giant. See, ...
... Falls to Sioux City. It was brighter than any streetlight. We stopped at sunset at the falls in Sioux Falls for a scramble on the rocks and then drove south through the night. There was a very confusing detour into Nebraska for ice cream. But hey, it's another state to add to our list. Nebraska: the place where Dairy Queen stays open after dark. The middle kind of freaks me out. This is really A LOT of corn. ...
... 8211; 35 degrees on the bike display. When we got back Bob put the part back on the bike and got it on the trailer. He had just finished when the skies turned very black and a big storm rolled in. Our neighbour told us that there were tornado warnings for various counties and he thought ours was one of them. The wind picked up and we ...
Today we left Indiana and headed further west, passing through Illinois and ending up in Iowa. We hit two toll booths in Indiana and Illinois but so far Iowa has been "toll-free". The roads were good – interstates all the way with lots of billboards for the usual things (car dealers, etc) with a sprinkling of fireworks and “gentlemen's clubs”. I wonder how people explain that one to their ...
... drove the speed limit for the rest of the day!!
Today was also Awesome Apron Day, and we had a good laugh when Chad put on the apron he made in middle school. A classic moment!
Things I learned about my mom: She loves her brother Chris very much, misses him, and really wants a good relationship with him. She values family and has maintained a relationship with family members over the years, even if my brother and I have never met ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed