A Day in De Smet, SD

We were driving across South Dakota, listening to Laura Ingalls Wilder's book "The Long Winter" when I looked at a map and realized we would be passing just one hour from De Smet, the setting of the book!  A few phone calls were made, and we arranged to spend the next day in De Smet! … Continue reading A Day in De Smet, SD

Travel Days

by Mr. Bang There are a lot of things to be done on a travel day.  I clean my room and get everything off the floor.  The reason it's important for things to be off the floor is because the slides come in.  I latch the cabinets so that the slides won't crush them if … Continue reading Travel Days

Yellowstone, Day 1: Upper and Midway Geyser Basins

Wow!  People are not joking when they talk about how amazing Yellowstone National Park is!  In Day One, we saw geysers, hotsprings, mudpots, bison (I literally lost count!), mule deer, a peregrine falcon, an eagle, and a whole bunch of giddy smiles! ********** This is part of a Yellowstone series.  You can view the other days here: … Continue reading Yellowstone, Day 1: Upper and Midway Geyser Basins