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Good Snow

Well, this week has definitely brought us winter weather! During the night on Tuesday we got about 2 inches of snow which gave us the good coating pictured below. Having snow where you live is still a pretty new concept to us, so we still get very excited! It is so neat to see it more »

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A New Day Begins

Mark your calendars now and set your DVRs to record! That’s right boys and girls, Jack is back for a new day! 24 has been one of our favorite series to watch the past couple of years and we can’t wait for this season to start. Just like last year the season premiere will be more »

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Bucs via Slingbox

Sunday was Buccaneer Day at the McKinnon house. We dusted off our Tampa Bay shirts and dug our game faces out of the closet. We also thought it would be fun to have smoked turkey legs for lunch just like the ones you can get at Raymond James Stadium. Eating a giant turkey leg makes more »

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Football by the River

To celebrate the Gators winning we decided to go to Constant Park downtown near the river and throw the football while sporting our team’s colors. Elyse had also just got some new receiver gloves and had been wanting to try them out. Here she is showing them off… ORANGE AND BLUE! I also grilled some more »

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Kidnapped

In 2006 NBC had a TV drama series called “Kidnapped.” For some reason (which we cannot figure out) it got canceled after only 5 episodes. NBC got some cool points by completing the series and releasing it on DVD. We had never heard of this series before but the St. John’s gave the set to more »

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more four wheelin’

We went four-wheeling and got some good pictures. The “trail” we went on was a highway that’s under construction. See the heavy equipment? Here’s Bruce and Sharon riding along side us. The view of Kaw Valley back towards Lawrence. They still have some grading work to do… The 4-wheelers! Chris and I made our own more »

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last day of relaxation

On our last day in Kansas City were we greeted with a sky full of fluffy white clouds. It was really neat how they went as far as you could see in any direction. We pre-ordered some breakfast-in-bed room service the night before to make sure we wouldn’t miss the cut off time (like the more »

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River Dictrict

We also headed over to Riverfront Park in Kansas City to get a view of the Missouri River. Kansas City has a lot of old industrial buildings, which we saw as we explored the city. I’m not even sure what the crazy bridge on the right is… Here’s Chris with Louis, Clark, and Sacagawea… They more »

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