MLB announcedlast week that the White Sox will host the Yankees in a "Field of Dreams" game in August of 2020. The game will take place in the new stadium built next to the iconic field from the movie. There will be 8,000 seats and fans will get to the new park through the cornfields… Continue reading 10.08.13 Field of Dreams, Dyersville, Iowa – 02.07.20 New Field of Dreams
The last of our touring ended with the Lost River Cave when we decided to head straight back home to Louisiana. We decided home was where we wanted to be instead of seeing more in other states right now. We left a snowy Kentucky last Tuesday morning and spend Tuesday night at the Mississippi Welcome… Continue reading 11.18.13 Bye Bye Kentucky, Hello Louisiana!!!
The last of our field trips in Kentucky was to the Lost River Cave in Bowling Green. After the excessive walking of the last three tours we chose an underground river boat tour which was a very different and welcome cave experience. There are four blue holes outside around the cave which use to be… Continue reading 11.18.13 Lost River Cave, Bowling Green, KY
Just a quick note that we are now back in our hometown, Hammond, Louisiana! I'll write about the tours we took in Kentucky before leaving there Tuesday morning when we settle down here some. The blogs are written, I just need to put the pictures in. Probably this evening when we get settled at Jellystone… Continue reading 11.14.13 We have landed in Hammond, LA!
Mammoth Cave is the world's longest known cave system with over 400 of cave already explored. We made our way to Mammoth Cave and we set out on a day of cavern climbing up and down and up and down all 500 steps of the place. It was so physically demanding that I thought I’d collapse a couple of… Continue reading 11.12.13 Mammoth Cave here we come!
Roy started feeling better so we went to the Louisville Slugger Museum and Factory. They manufacture baseball bats and many of the major league baseball players have their bats made there. The factory/museum is in downtown Louisville, Kentucky which is about an hour from our RV park. They do not allow cameras in the factory, which… Continue reading 11.11.13 Louisville Slugger Museum and Jim Beam Distillery!
We are currently at Diamond Caverns Resort in Park City, Kentucky. We really like it a lot. It’s very quiet and only half of the RV sites are filled so we’ve spread out a bit over two spaces. When we got here on Tuesday (before we knew Roy had shingles) he went into Bowling Green (about 30 minutes… Continue reading 11.10.13 Out with the old bed and in with the new!
Roy has shingles and he's miserable. The shingles shot Roy got last Wednesday either gave him shingles or it's a coincidence that he got shingles the day after he had the vaccine. He started running fever and had a bad headache yesterday and today and has been having pain in his back and legs since… Continue reading 11.05.13 Roy has Shingles & Look out Kentucky – the Chauvins have arrived!
TIME TO SAY BYE BYE TO DECATUR, INDIANA!!! The a/c hose we've been waiting on forever for Dora came in this morning and we are having it installed right now!!!!!! It went in perfectly and we will be leaving for Kentucky shortly. In the last couple of days we've enjoyed watching Hallmark Christmas love story movies, made some gumbo and vegetable… Continue reading 11.03.13 Bye Bye Decatur Indiana! Onward to Kentucky!!
When we were living in our driveway in Hammond we often included pictures of our granddaughter Madisyn. She's grown so much since we left and here are a couple of recent pictures of her. One is her Halloween costume and the other is her Thanksgiving outfit that we ordered for her. She and her mom are… Continue reading 11.01.13 Madisyn, Berne Indiana, Super duper Pizza and Shingles/Flu Shots!