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Silverton, Oregon - A Great Silver Surprise in the Central Cascades!

We had two days off from our kayak tour host duties and headed to Oregon’s Silver Falls State Park – and on the way we passed through the town of Silverton, Oregon.   472 more words


Sagamore Hill

As most people already know Sagamore Hill was the home of Theodore Roosevelt the 26th American President. I was planning to post a series of photos of the main home but unfortunately when I arrived at Sagamore Hill I learned the main house was off limits due to extensive renovations so I had to take a photo from the only angle I could get with a telephoto lens. 65 more words


Fort Snelling, Minnesota

Here we are (Mr. P and his cousins) at Historic Fort Snelling, Minnesota—a national historic landmark.

The fort is situated where the Minnesota and Mississippi Rivers come together, a place significant for centuries to the Dakota and Ojibwe in the area. 393 more words

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My Southern Weekend

My best friend is married! My best friend is married! (Can’t you tell I’m excited about this?)

This weekend, my best friend since I was 13 married the love of her life in a beautiful ceremony outside Atlanta. 783 more words