Travel Blogs from Mena
... Scenic Drive” and drove about 30 miles into Oklahoma; it was a beautiful drive with plenty of scenic overlooks of the valley. For dinner we met Sue & Al’s son “A. J.” and his significant other “Michelle” at the Mexican restaurant, and after dinner we all went back to the house, for an evening of laughs.
Thursday May 8, 2014
Non Travel Day
This morning was overcast, but after breakfast we decided
to take a ride over the “Talimena Scenic Drive” in the Ouachila National
Forest. The drive started out ok but as we approached the top of the mountain heavy clouds rolled in and covered ...
Wednesday May 7, 2014
Leaving Vicksburg we headed west on I-20 across Louisiana
to Shreveport, and from there we headed north on US 71 into Arkansas and our
destination of Mena Arkansas. We arrived
at our good friends, Sue and Al, home late in the afternoon. After an enjoyable dinner at a local restaurant
we spent the evening catching up on what has happened since we last saw them.
... is really nice. We could all talk for hours (and we do sometimes) and since she uses part of our refrigerator to store her food, she makes us breakfast every now and then.
I have to confess, I was quite lazy today. I have projects I needneedneed to start working on, but today was not that day. Before I knew it, it was time to get ready for the first show and it was starting to sprinkle outside. If it’s going to rain as ...
... some diamond finding equipment. A small wood frame with a screen on the bottom, to sift through the dirt and reveal the bling. We found a nice spot in the shade of one of the only trees in the field and got to the task at hand. We sat and visited and played in the dirt for a little more than an hour. Then it was getting close to closing time so we returned our equipment. Then we went to have our loot inspected. As it turns out we didn't find any diamonds, but we ...
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