Old Chinatown in Chicago

Chicago’s Chinatown was just about what I expected. Every big city has its own cultural diversity, each has their own neighborhood where they live, shop and gather. If you have never been to China or a metropolitan Chinatown then it’s Read More …

Where Edgewater Chicago can change your mind about Chicago being a friendly city

Weekend Trip Chicago Style Not For Tourists Illustrated Guide to Chicago (Not for Tourists Guide to Chicago) Chicago has the reputation of being a dangerous town, a corrupt city, and a dirty city. Even though it is the third largest Read More …

Cows are a Fan of the Song Royals by Lorde

I saw this today and I just had to share. I live in Nebraska, majored in Animal Science and yes, cows are curious, it’s hard to get photos of them at the fence as they will come right up to Read More …

Face to Face with a Charolais Bull

You don’t see Charolais cattle very often, but when you do, they are impressive. Most beef breeds are crossed with Angus for that desirable black color. On my recent trip to Western Nebraska a Charolais bull got into my father in laws Read More …

Western Nebraska Sky Country

Who needs mountains and oceans when the skies of Western Nebraska can give you all the scenery  and glorious vistas you could want. So many people drive down I-80 through Iowa and Nebraska and say they don’t see anything except Read More …

Placing Flags For Memorial Day

For many Memorial Day weekend starts with “Flaging In” when the cemeteries are decorated with American flags on the graves of veterans. It is often the VFW that coordinates this and this is true in a small Nebraska town of Elmwood, Nebraska. Read More …

Halloween Night, Nebraska Style including a 800 lb Pumpkin

800 pound pumpkins can be spotted in Nebraska this time of year. Possible? Yes, if you use a little creativity. Read More …