Magic Mushroom Muscoda

Thought for the Day (any day, really!) CLICK HERE After Minneapolis (and Mom’s Move), we needed a VACATION.    We have been reminded,  if one is not “working” then technically it is LIFE,  not a vacation.  I would argue that helping a parent relocate IS work,  and a vacation is just what was needed!  So,

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Family Time

There has been a bit of Radio Silence since Memphis.  Part of that surely has to do with the cultural and personal impact felt and noticed following our visit to Graceland.  I mean,  it is hard to recover from such an event! But recover we have.  First with a couple weeks of family stuff.  My

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Graceland and BBQ: All that, and more!

I am not really sure how to do full justice to the monument that is Graceland.  Elvis was larger than life in many ways…not all of them, shall we say, “Smooth and Sophisticated.”  And Graceland really puts on a pedestal all of that extraneous “stuff” that filled in the musical legend.  And the presentation is

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Memphis: Chicago’s Mini-Me?

 We had about 4 “extra” days between Little Rock and St. Louis. What to do.  Where to go.   MEMPHIS!  Home of BBQ, Elvis, the Blues and Fedex.       The last time I was in Memphis I was on a pilgrimage to Mardi Gras in about 1981.  Then, we stopped in Memphis long enough

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