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History, Summer, and Kid Stuff

Growing up in the Robe Valley, Washington, back in the 1940s and ‘50s, we neighborhood children were surrounded by reminders of the history I wrote about in… 783 more words

Turkey Creek Nature Preserve-Tubing heaven!

Where?  3906 Turkey Creek Rd, Pinson, AL 35126. It’s open from 7:00am-5:30pm Wednesday-Sunday. They are closed on Monday and Tuesday. On Friday and Saturday morning, there are hours for pedestrians only from 7-9. 373 more words

McIver's Ladies Baths

What a great spot! This incredible sea pool is for women and children. You will find heaps of people sun baking on the rocks near by. 11 more words

Sea Pools

Cherry Creek Falls

I woke up this morning to a bluebird day, a few hours to kill, and a husband who looked just bored enough to convince to go on a hike with me. 340 more words


Cool Places in America~ Hamilton Pool

Heading out of Austin this summer on the way back to the Pines to have my parents work for the Mad Scientist  again. We stopped to cool off and take this swim in a cave right out of James Bond. 128 more words

Strange Places

Up the Creek


Folks, it wasn’t the promised deluge we’d been expecting, but for the first time in years, we’ve received some glorious spring rain. 301 more words

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