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My First Visit to a Pig Farm – Did it Smell Bad?

For Earth Day weekend, I had the amazing chance to visit my friend Chris Chinn and her family on their pig farm in northcentral Missouri. Chris & I got to know each other through social media. We had probably talked for a year before we met in person. And ever since we met, I’ve told […]

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map of the New Madrid fault

Learning About Earthquakes in the Central US

This started to be wordless…. I was real happy with the photos…. but then, I couldn’t stop typing after I did my intro so its longer now. I’ll make it a Wordy Wednesday. 馃檪 I don’t know how things happen to be so timely, but Friday as I drove south from St. Louis to Memphis, […]

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A Couple of Uniquely Beautiful Weddings I Attended this Summer

If you’ve made it to mid-July without attending a wedding, you may want to check and see what’s going on in your world. It seems there is always a wedding to catch in the summer. I had two really different weddings in the past month or so and thought since I had video of both, […]

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Nutbush, Tennessee cotton gin

Tennessee Cotton Photos from Friends

Last week I was busily going about things & checked in on Twitter and somehow, almost miraculously I caught two tweets about Tennessee cotton. It was awesome! First came this one from Shane Kinne聽with the photo at right. https://twitter.com/S_Kinne/statuses/67708533143126017 Shane was down to learn about a cotton gin and although some may wonder what can […]

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Flat Stanley Visits the Missouri State Capitol!

Jefferson City, Missouri (848 miles from home) Hey Jake and Ms. Rorie鈥檚 Class! Thought you would like to see Flat Stanley having fun in the snow here in Missouri this week. He really enjoyed the white, fluffy stuff but he was ready to go back inside, because it sure was cold, and he forgot his […]

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Snowbound Wordlessness

If you’d like words to go with this, I did a travel blog post on the storm and聽thoughts I’ve had the last few days.

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