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Jul 9, 2012 - Wisconsin?? WI not! Then homeward bound

(We had more pictures to add to these last few posts, but we are limited to 150 in 30 days, so we ran out). After the Field of Dreams stop, we were very close to Wisconsin, so we crossed the boarder to add yet another state to our trip! Josiah has had fun collecting rocks from every state and has a bag of them he's been holding on to. Then we crossed into Illinois and it just so happened that our route would be taking us past Winnebago. So we called up some friendly people we knew there and asked if we could stop by (and it just so...

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Jun 17, 2012 - Happy Father's Day

I am behind in my blogging, but what happened today for JC is so exciting I have to blog about it right now! JC is a father to two girls born some 33 and 31 years ago. After a divorce, their mother did remarry. The girls asked JC to give up his paternal rights and let them be adopted by Keith whom they called their father. For the sake of the girls he let them go. It has been 25 years. JC had been in touch with his ex-mother in law a couple of times over the years. Her name is Beverly too. A couple of years ago she forwarded our blog...

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