Off the beaten trail, Scenes From the Dashboard Series, Sewing

Scenes From the Dashboard — A Deluge of Rain!

Hi All! Northern Illinois was hit by a monster storm yesterday that dumped a TON of rain in a very short amount of time.  The ground is saturated and whenever this happens around here we get flooding.  Have I mentioned how flat this area is in the past?  Can't remember if I have or not,… Continue reading Scenes From the Dashboard — A Deluge of Rain!

Off the beaten trail

A Walk In The Volo Bog!

I have been wanting to visit this Bog for a while now and finally had that opportunity this past weekend.I don’t think I have been to a Bog before. The first trail we ventured was the Boardwalk Interpretive Trail.  This is a boardwalk that actually takes you out ON TO the bog and it floats… Continue reading A Walk In The Volo Bog!