Category Archives: Rving across America

Sleeping in the Bush!

RV’s Galore! Tom and I spent our honeymoon in a tent on the shores of a lake somewhere in Wisconsin. We don’t remember the spot? (Maybe global warming swallowed it up!) I do remember that Tom woke me up at … Continue reading

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Mama, Please Pass the Mush!

The Romance of Dining on the Road. You can smell it, can’t you? When you camp grub is cooked over a blazing fire while someone plays the guitar! And every one sings Kumbaya and eats Smores? Right? Wrong! Only those … Continue reading

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Tom’s Dashboard. Reflections on “Stepping in the River Twice”

Tom’s Dashboard.  An RV with no Name! Thirty-five days on the road in an RV with no name. Marla, Twinks, Hillary and me, plus all the stuff we could squeeze into the 34 foot Canyon Star (2 guitars, 1 keyboard, … Continue reading

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Folding Space in the Land of the Pueblos

Memories and the Worm Hole Back in Time. In the 1970’s I spent several weeks out West attempting to discover every Anasazi (The term is no longer used.) settlement I could find that was listed on a Native American map … Continue reading

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Daddy, where does Wind come from?

From Tom’s Dashboard: Heading West from Lake El Reno OK towards Santa Fe NM This stretch of the trip was just a necessary drive to get us to New Mexico, Arizona and Utah, but we always find interesting stuff along … Continue reading

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Lake Superior, Friends and Family, are Superior

Today we are resting at a well-planned and pleasant Baker Park Reserve just outside Minneapolis, MN. It has the best shower and restroom facilities that we have seen in 30 years. Our most recent campground was a disaster. We had … Continue reading

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The Kohler Kingdom and a Renegade Catholic Priest

DeLaval gifted Tom two rounds of golf for both of us at Whistling Straights in Wisconsin when he left the company. (Thank you DeLaval and boss, Tony.) Click on Whistling Straights to view courses, and of course, rates that will … Continue reading

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Ketchup with the Hemling Kin!

Fantastic family gather at Kohler-Andrea Park near Sheboygan, Wisconsin! The first Hemling Reunion made history a couple of days ago.  Interesting and handsome people caught up with each other.  As someone said, “This is great!  It is not a funeral … Continue reading

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A Taste of the Netherlands in Pella, Iowa

Lake Superior or Bust! We are camping at Army Corps of Engineer’s campgrounds as we head north. Last night we stayed at Dam Overlook at Lake Red Rock in Iowa which cost $8.00. It was a very peaceful place.   … Continue reading

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The Clinton Library was Stunning!

May 12, 2016  2700 miles and Heading Home! The last stop in Arkansas may have been the cherry on top of the milkshake.  We visited the William J. Clinton Library in Little Rock, Arkansas.  Haunting Presidential libraries including Eisenhower, Carter, … Continue reading

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