More Toledo Memories

 Posted by at 12:02 am  Nick's Blog
Nov 042019
 

In a blog post the other day I wrote about how much the area I lived in during my teen years in Toledo, the Old South End, had gown downhill. That wasn’t entirely true. There are some homeowners who still have pride in their properties and work hard to maintain them, like these places. Blue […]

A Hidden Gem In Oregon

 Posted by at 12:42 am  Nick's Blog
Sep 162018
 

While the beautiful Oregon coast is one of our favorite travel destinations and we never get tired of it, there is a lot to see and do away from the beach, too. A while back we discovered historic Oakland, a charming little town that has worked hard to preserve its heritage. Though it is located […]

Dalton Gang Hideout

 Posted by at 12:19 am  Nick's Blog
Oct 262017
 

The Dalton brothers were one of the most infamous outlaw gangs of the Old West, and today visitors to the friendly little town of Meade, Kansas can walk in their footprints at the Dalton Gang Hideout. Born on the wild frontier of the high plains, the Daltons grew up among cowboys, outlaws, gunslingers, Indians, and […]

Bonnie And Clyde

 Posted by at 12:02 am  Nick's Blog
Sep 092017
 

Depending on who you talk to, Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow were either bloodthirsty killers, bumbling hicks who got caught up in a life of crime, or maybe even star-crossed lovers. Whatever they were, their lives and exploits had absolutely no resemblance to the highly romanticized story portrayed in the 1967 movie starring Warren Beatty […]