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Lobster and Freeport, Maine: Updated
  Freeport, a relaxing and bustling city, home of LL Bean and great lobster/ seafood. We stayed for two nights
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Music Legend Working at Burlington, VT, Goodwill
When I saw the music legend checking out customers at a cash register, I couldn’t believe that David Crosby had
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Vermont Adventures–Ice Cream and the Capital City
Burlington, Vermont, is our base of operations, and today we traveled to Montpelier as well as to Ben and Jerry’s.
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A Day in Ottowa and Coming Through Key-Beck–Updated
Spent the day on the road with cousins Dan and Rose, driving into Quebec and stopping at a chateau for
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Our Journey into and through Ontario
Traveling through the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, stayed at the Mackinac area and drove up Hwy 75. Speed limit, 75.
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Blalock Mansion in October
The people at the Blalock mansion on 7th Street in Port Edwards put their finest foot forward in October, the
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A Most Bizarre Elementary Teacher–Updated
At Amery Elementary School, the bizarre Miss Rose Schider taught the other 5th grade class. Miss Schaefer taught ours. Miss
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Amery Farmer Gets Even with a Trespasser-II
Another trespasser got on the nerves of a kind, patient farmer southwest of Amery. The man drove along a fence
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Farmer Neighbor Encounters a Hippie and His Dog
My farmer neighbor Howard Stindle told me about the time he confronted a hippie and his dog walking across his
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Discrimination Lesson from 75 Years Ago
Prejudice became real to me at age seven. It was the summer of 1941, 4 months before Pearl Harbor. My
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