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Jumping Cousins

While we were in Florida for Christmas Chita had a great time playing on the beach and in the water at my parents’ house. As you saw in a previous post, we took her to the lake here in Lawrence a few times last summer and she didn’t really seem to like it (I had more »

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exactly one month ago

Well, exactly one month ago today it was Christmas day. Chris and I spent the night Christmas Eve at Kurt and Madelyn’s house and woke up and spent Christmas morning with them. Here is Chita “opening” her stocking from her Grandma Madelyn. Here she is with the stuff from her stocking. She got some tasty more »

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7 states and 14 days

For Christmas vacation Chris, Chita, and I went on a road trip home to Florida. It was a 21 hour drive and on the way down we drove through the night and made the trip in one shot. Chita is a great road-tripper! She didn’t get restless for 19 hours. We went through 7 different more »

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Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo

As the previous 2 posts said, Chris took me to the Omaha Zoo for my birthday. This zoo has the world’s largest indoor rain forest and the world’s largest indoor desert. Underground underneath the desert was an area called “Kingdoms of the Night.” Parts of it was like a cave and other parts were just  more »

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Bob Kerrey Pedestrian Bridge

We finished our walk at the park and headed back to the Hotel to grab the truck. We decided to drive around for a while and we found these cool tower structures on all four corners of this intersection by the Qwest Center. We also saw them building the new TD Ameritrade Baseball Park which more »

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Heartland of America Park & Fountain

For Elyse’s 24th birthday I gave her a trip to the Omaha Zoo, which she had been wanting to visit for a while.  So, we loaded up the truck and took a long weekend trip. Unfortunately, we were unable to bring Chita with us (we were sad) so this was our first time away from more »

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