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Sep 4, 2012 - Bardstown to Salem, Illinois

We got going early as we wanted to make the first free tour (9am) at Barton's Distillery. We got lucky and ended up being the only ones for it...so nice to have a private tour guide!! He was very informative and answered all our questions. I, for one, learned so much more, today, about the bourbon making process than I had gleamed from our tour of the Jack Daniel's facility several years ago. Even though they were not involved in the "making" part today, or for that matter most of the summer, we got to see the bottling and packing process....

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Feb 1, 2010 - We have broken our bonds to Michigan this winter!

Today we hit the road for our winter adventure. We finished uf our 5 1/2 month stay to care give with my mother who sadly passed away the day after Christmas. We have taken care of affairs in Muskegon and are now on our way south and west. We hope to make it to Casa Grande, AZ by the 8th of February. We will drive 3 days and I will work for 2 days and then we will finish our drive for 2 more days and plan to arrive on Monday February 8. We have an appointment to get a seat lift installed in the coach to lift Mom from the ground to the...

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