Tag Archives: Winter

Virtual Hike to Turkey River Mounds State Preserve

The latest destination on my Virtual Hike was the Turkey River Mounds State Preserve. The segment started in Marengo, Iowa and proceeded up to the preserve which is at the confluence of the Turkey River and Mississippi River. Here you … Continue reading

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Winter Solstice

Today was the shortest day of the year and marks the official beginning of winter. I always look forward to the winter solstice as I am usually ready for longer days by the time it arrives. Of course, the solstice … Continue reading

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