United States of America · 16 Days · 37 Moments · October 2017

Debra's journi to Iowa

17 October 2017

Dinner in Kingman, AZ

16 October 2017

Enjoyed jamming with another hotel guest named David. He was a good jammer! Other guests sat and enjoyed listening.
Made the best of being stuck in Amarillo. Walked around and found some good places to eat.

14 October 2017

After our late breakfast, we went to a jam a few blocks away. A lot of pickers. Very friendly. Very good musicians. Had a wonderful time. Hated to leave but had to get on the road.
Best breakfast ever at Old West Cafe in Grapevine, Texas. Extensive menu with unique, delicious choices. We need one of these restaurants near us!

13 October 2017

Boxed fried chicken dinner, 😋, pie auction, and barn dance at Nash Farm in Grapevine Friday Night. It was a lot of fun!!

12 October 2017

Dinner at Zeppole, an Italian place in the Gaylord resort. Delicious!
A look at the Gaylord Texan Resort. A beautiful place!

11 October 2017

Burgers at Freddy's in Bartlesville, then a movie afterwards.
Woolaroc, the ranch that Frank Phillips of Phillips66 Gasoline owned. He had a lodge there and later built an amazing museum. He had many kinds of animals that free roamed the ranch. Some are still there today.
Waiting for oil change on the truck at Chrysler. Might be here awhile. 🙃 Nice comfy couch to wait on. 🛋

10 October 2017

Pizza at Bombfire Pizza in Sabula , Iowa which is a town on an island in the middle of the Mississippi River. Great pizza!
Had a good time at The Pioneer Woman's Mercantile today. We even saw Todd Drummond and got his picture from our seat in the restaurant. Rich also saw Chuck Drummond walking through to get a piece of pie.
A cute koala that Hopie gave grandpa from her trip to Australia.

8 October 2017

Fall festival and shopping in Galena, Illinois on Sunday

7 October 2017

Grandpa on duty at marching Band competition.
Here's Hope doing Marching Band Competition. They won 1st place! Go Marching Blue Devils!
At the street fair o Saturday morning.
In a shop at the street fair on Saturday.

6 October 2017

Mexican dinner with Jenner, Dave, and Hope
Grand opening of Trader Joe's.
Rich and Herky at Scratch Cupcakery in Coralville, IA.

5 October 2017

Indoor parking for Costco! Only one in the nation. Had fun stocking up food and snacks for Steven.
Dinner Thursday night with Steven
Nice room with a view of Cedar Rapids.
Half staff for Las Vegas

4 October 2017

Passing under the museum that spans I80 in Kearney, Nebraska. Just stopped for gas, and coffee at Duncan Donuts. Of course we didn't get just coffee!

2 October 2017

Love our room at Holiday Inn Express in Ogallala, NE.
Made it to Sparks and stopped for breakfast at Peg's.