Monthly Archives: April 2012

A Farewell to Kansas and Its Curiosities

The State of Kansas is a bit of an enigma.  Many people around the world will have heard the name, it features in so many Westerns, and many could hazard a guess as to where it sits on a map … Continue reading

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Groundhog Day

Three nights ago we watched, for the umpteenth time, the great film “Groundhog Day” on one of the hundreds of TV channels available on cable in the US.   If you haven’t seen the film it tells the story of a … Continue reading

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A Tornado or Three Stop Us Crossing The Pond – West to East

Today we were booked to return from our son’s home in Hutchinson, Kansas to our home in Richmond.  We didn’t reckon with the onslaught of the tornado season in the mid-West.  So this blog is being written after an excellent … Continue reading

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