Crossroads Inn Effingham
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Had simple breakfast.....yogurt and toast with coffee. Walmart was .6 of a mile from the campground....so we went there. Needed a thing that we could use to jump start the colorado...as it was dead.....also a battery charger. Also bought watere, olives, sympathy cards, etc.......267.03 BOW debit ...
... his work so we headed back to the campground. Sharan worked while I got the coals ready and started cooking dinner (chicken fricassee).
After dinner, I taught Sharan how to play several variations of rummy. I always get the different ones mixed up and have to quiz my friends on which version they play. After it got dark, we enjoyed the fire for a bit and I slept while he worked.
... pretty quickly.
It was a pretty uneventful day; traveling through Ohio and Indiana isn’t too exciting. We stopped in Effingham, IL, which is about 100 miles east of St. Louis. We were able to get a “buddy site” at this campground and had a great dinner; BLTs and corn on the cob.
Mike is suffering with a bad back, probably a pinched nerve. We are hoping that a heat pad, some Advil and a good night’s sleep will remedy ...
... of frontier country
in those days. The area has a few Lincoln sights from that era, including the
Old State House in Vandalia, the third state capitol building in Illinois and
the one in which Lincoln served as a state legislator. It is now an interesting
historical site with rooms restored to the era when it housed most state
government offices as well as the legislative chambers.
In many parts of the U.S. the most ...
... not get there until 1 pm. ****. Eventually the guy realized I wasn't leaving because I did not trust the tire and besides that I had nowhere to go. Once he found out more about my trip I think I gained some cycling "cred" and.he warmed up a bit. He called his mechanic who came in early and got my new tire mounted, balanced and back on the bike. By 1 pm ...