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... really enjoyed this beautiful day.
We have been lucky with the weather as the last 2 days were to have rain but as usual the weatherman was wrong. Tomorrow is our last day here and we are going walk around the old town of Utica and do some shopping. We have found a great ice cream shop and have visited it twice. I had a Boston shake today, a milkshake with a hot fudge sundae on top . Boy was it good!!
... rise to the name "Starved Rock."
We hiked over 5 miles on Monday and really enjoyed our time out in the canyons. It was the first time Suzanne and I had hiked that far in a while and were both a little tired. But it is really nice to get out in nature!!
The campground is nice with a lot of campers stopping over just for the night. They don't know what they are missing by not taking the time to see the state parks in the area.
Hi All ~
Just a quick update that I am back home in Illinois. Got here last Saturday around noon. It was a great trip and I have more stories to tell you. I will get those out as quickly as I can. The travel list ~
Myrtle Beach, SC
Shenandoah National Forest, VA
Can't wait to share my stories, but you will have a wait a day or so more.
... bin for so many years. I could not find one to buy, so I made my own. Got some old bricks from my dad's other house, the perfect size plywood and built my little compost "hole" and covered it with the board. Because of the cold temperatures, it won't compost a lot this winter, but in the spring it will be set to go. Now to figure out the recycling system. For sure, I have to take it in, there are no pick ups. But they did come by and ...
... to catch up, we better head for bed.
Saturday, 11/2, was Sonja’s birthday. We sat and talked again in the morning then her whole family along with my dad all went for lunch at the local pub. More cheeseburgers!! Yes, I am going to have to change my diet real soon here, but I sure am having fun while it lasts.
Before the lunch, I unloaded all my stuff from the car, into my new home, ...