and then there was lake effect snow…

Highland, Indiana. then another jaunt into Chicago because American Apparel. i ask the kiddo has she not learned that we are anti- consumerism society…but they are sweatshop-free, she says. and so it goes

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then there was that time we accidentally went to the nudist camp

first a stop at the Hoosier Prairie then on to look for the Giant Lady’s Leg Sundial. the experience where I learn it is important to read the listing for the weird roadside attraction before gallivanting off… but, it’s all good because then we went to see Metal Mary and with her blessing took the kiddo for her very 1st white castle

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Burlington, Iowa Frozen January Riverfront

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The Burlington Rail Bridge (pictured below) is a vertical-lift railroad bridge that crosses the Mississippi River between Burlington, Iowa and Gulf Port, Illinois.

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The Great River Bridge crosses the Mississippi River at Burlington, Iowa on US Route 34 across from Gulf Port, Illinois

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view from the Riverfront back at the town of Burlington..

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