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Kaw City: The Lake-town of Kay County

I would love to tell you all that Kaw City has a giant mountain filled with much smaller mountains and caves of gold, but alas, I cannot.   707 more words


Love Letter to Athens, Georgia

April Moore Skelton arrived in Athens, Georgia as a freshman at the University of Georgia. It didn’t take her long to fall in love with the town, with its wide wooden porches, tunnels of oaks, and ageless soul. 10 more words


Santa Fe Trail, Morris County, KS

Beautiful church and cemetery outside of Herington, KS

St. John’s Lutheran Church

Located along the Santa Fe trail

As I traveled along the Trail, I was amazed at the beauty of the lush grass land of the Flint Hills.  217 more words


Singing Those Small Town Blues.

So, I seem to be on a bit of  a lyric kick this week…[ in case you haven’t noticed from recent posts :) ]

Today’s lyric pick is one from the one-and-only, incredibly musically-inclined, (and so damn gorgeous, to boot) emerging artist otherwise known as  1,243 more words

What I learned from growing up in a small town...

Most people will tell you, raising kids in a small town is the best way to grow up. Good schools, limited crime, and cheap living are certainly not bad things when your children are young, but very few will ever fully understand the long term implications of growing up where everyone knows your name. 976 more words


Anytown, USA

Thanks to Vanessa of Petal & Mortar for dropping a note in the prompt box!


noun  |  gen·til·i·ty  |  \jen-‘ti-lə-tē\

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Random Thoughts


We were on vacation recently.  I will write a couple of posts and see if you can figure out where we went!  Our first day we started out at 5:00 a.m.  180 more words