Driving through Kansas: Pioneer Bluffs,...

4th Oct, 2011

Note: Since my posts are generally too wordy, I decided to see what happened when I made something a little¬†too photo-y. Enjoy. – One hot summer’s day, seemingly a lifetime…

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The Kansas Cosmosphere and Space Center

3rd Oct, 2011

History is not always kid-friendly. It lacks happy endings, victorious protagonists and punished villains. It’s not really something we have the grounds to complain about. History wasn’t created by a…

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The Donut Whole, Wichita, Kansas.

29th Sep, 2011

It’s with a bit of guilt that I tell you about the Donut Whole in Wichita, Kansas. I just got back from Peru last night, and while I loved the…

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Bogey’s Shakes, Hutchinson,...

26th Sep, 2011

Rand once told me that people are happier when they’re given fewer choices. He’d read an article on it. Something about how we still like to have options, but when…

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The Kansas Underground Salt Museum: Part...

21st Sep, 2011

Open some windows, turn on some bright lights, and get ready for the exciting, claustrophobia-inducing conclusion of my trip to the Kansas Underground Salt Museum! And in case you missed…

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The Kansas Underground Salt Museum, Part...

20th Sep, 2011

Note: This post was shaping up at over 2,000 words, which is just CRAZY PANTS. I think that’s longer than most of my college English homework assignments. As such, I’ve…

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Carriage Crossing restaurant, Wichita,...

13th Sep, 2011

– I was so grateful I had brought a cardigan. I chalk it up to my Auntie P. “Bring a cardigan,” she tells me, even if it is 85 degrees,…

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Beyond Wichita: 20 photos of Kansas

8th Sep, 2011

Though I was in Wichita for less than four days, I took more than 900 photos. Yeah. Since whittling that pile down to 10 pictures was pretty much impossible, and…

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Keeper of the Plains statue, Wichita,...

6th Sep, 2011

“We’re taking you to the Keeper of the Plains,” I was told, and there was little elaboration after that. “Okay,” I said. “And the Keeper of the Plains is …?”…

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