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Route 66, Hot Air Balloons, and St. Louis

We finally had lift off from our Wisconsin stopover and took off heading south like a bat out hell … well, for about 25 minutes. We quickly had tire pressure problems after we thought we had filled the tires to … Continue reading

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At the … wild, wild west

In Union, Illinois there is a place called Donley’s Wild West Town where you can lasso plastic cows, throw hatchets, watch a gunfight, and pan for gold. This place is really for the kids and has tons of activities for … Continue reading

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Crushed

We started yesterday with plans to drive to Par-King Miniature Golf near Chicago, Illinois. The traffic was heavy and slow through Chicago and just after passing downtown on I-94 we got rear-ended by a small truck. We got clearance to … Continue reading

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