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Kansas Prairie Fortresses: Fort Hays

This one had been waiting for us. It was just around the corner. How had we missed it? Just 60 miles north of us, sits Fort Hays. Yes, the one mentioned in Dances With Wolves or so they claim. I … Continue reading

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Simple Wonders in the Country

Maybe not a “Wonder of the World”, but I had never seen these stone posts, aka post rock, until I moved to Kansas.  And I hadn’t really looked close. When I noticed these, I was fascinated! Years ago we were headed west … Continue reading

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And to continue the farm theme…

The day pictured above was windy.  It was March  2009 or 08 and dry and windy.  The fire at this point was about 2 miles away, if I remember right.  Scary doesn’t touch it. All of our boys and Big … Continue reading

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Trails to the Farm, Part 5

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