This blog is named after my dog, Dino the wonder dog. Other than that, this blog doesn’t have a lot to do with him, except that some days, when I am just too busy or too tired or have a migraine, I let Dino write my blog for me. On days when he has not taken over the computer, I write about my life – the past, the present and the future - my travels far and near and my home. I would love it if you would follow along.
traveled so much the last four months that I am still behind on telling you
about all of the places I have been to. Sometime in June, when I finally finished
blogging about my vacation to Illinois in April, I teased you that there was another trip to Illinois which I would eventually get around to telling you
about. I guess it’s time.
weekend of June each year is the annual Rhubarb Fest in Aledo. Who knew? And
better yet, my brother-in-law and his wife live a short drive away. When they
suggested we come down for it this year, we checked the calendar and Hubby happened
to have that weekend off. There was no reason not to go.
out to be a beautiful weekend. And here’s only the first half of it.
Crossing the Mississippi River at Dubuque.
Riverboat in the historic town of LeClaire, voted the best place to take out of town guests, so that's where we went Friday night.