I am not a cold weather person. Yet, fate decided I would be born in the Chicagoland area, of all places. Perhaps one day I’ll live somewhere warm and tropical, or out in California. But for now, I have to make the most living in the Midwest, which is partially why I decided to start […]
Someone finally pays homage to the Midwestern United States! Let’s hear it for “Fly Over States” by Jason Aldean. Enjoy the video.
When someone mentions the Badlands, does your head conjure up images of angry, burly bikers driving their Harleys through desolate, God-forsaken lands? Or perhaps that’s just my overactive imagination. The South Dakota Badlands are rich with history and legend. Carved by the wild wind and water, the 244,000 acre park is not easy to navigate […]
Mount Rushmore is an iconic symbol of the United States. Located near Keystone, South Dakota, the monument came into being through the hands of Gutzon Borglum and his son Lincoln. Mount Rushmore is 5, 725 feet high and covers 1,278.45 acres. The sculpture depicts former U.S. presidents George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Theodore Roosevelt, and Abraham Lincoln. […]