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Day 5 Mount Rushmore, Custer State Park

We were up early the following morning, enjoyed a delicious breakfast at the hotel and then headed back to Rushmore to really experience it. We lucked out with a postcard quality blue sky and thoroughly enjoyed checking out the park. 180 more words

Day 4 Badlands, NP

We continued west on I-90 and of course began seeing the funny signs for Wall Drug, which friends insisted we stop at.   First though, we visited… 268 more words

Mount Rockmore

In the music industry, artists are often honoured late in their careers with an induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.  However, to the criticism of many, they’ve let in a number of artists (such as Madonna, or practically any hip-hop artists) that people don’t deem to “rock”, leaving many to conclude the hall has become somewhat diluted. 2,337 more words

Mick Jagger

Recipe for Spring: Start with 1.4 %Egg Yolk. Add Brain Freeze.

When he took on the office of the President of the United States in 1801, Thomas Jefferson brought with him his love for ice cream. Having most likely gotten his favorite ice cream recipe from his time serving as Minister to France, Jefferson often had the dessert served in what would, after a few years and a fire, come to be called the White House. 871 more words


Highlights of American National Parks Pt 1

Badland National Park

Mount Rushmore
Devil's Tower National Monument

On the Road
Yellowstone National Park

Contemplating South Dakota

I’m not sure I’ve ever felt settled. I feel comfortable, but not settled. I feel secure, but not settled. Where I live feels familiar, but I’m not settled. 285 more words