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Jul 25, 2011 - They won an Airstream!
As we were on our way to Clinton, IA, we decided to stop at a KOA to get our laundry done. While there we met a really nice couple from Illinois who had won a new Airstream Bambi from Progressive Insurance. They were out on their shakedown trip. It was really interesting to talk with them and hear their story. They want to take the Bambi on a trip out west soon. I hope they do and they stop by and see us. The drive from Lena to Clinton was very picturesque on the Illinois side. I hope we can go back there sometime because we saw a nice...Jump to full entry
Oct 11, 2007 - Mushrooms and Sumac
LAKE LA-AQUA-NA - Lena, Illinois Thursday, October 11 We spend a wintry fall day hiking the Illinois woodlands . No day was ever better spent. Cold as it was, we slept well, and Madolyn slept in while I worked on the log and trip journal. When she got up we had a late breakfast of bacon and eggs and pancakes to the music of Sarah Brightman. A nice way to spend a morning' Then we unlimbered our walking sticks and took our first real hike in days. We toured the campground first and found the equestrian trail. A group of RVers are camped...Jump to full entry