Polly 2 on June 18th, 2012

On Polly #2’s recent trip to Chicago, she felt like trying a new adventure, and decided to travel by Amtrak train. She was pleasantly surprised by how comfortable and relaxing it was, and decided that she would definitely be willing to try this mode of transportation again sometime.               […]

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Polly 3 on June 16th, 2012

        Yesterday, on the way back home, Polly #3  decided to take a short rest break at Coopers Rock state Forest (13 miles east of Morgantown, WV) because the  breathtaking view from the lookout point makes a stop so worthwhile.  As soon as she got out of the car, she spied something […]

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Polly 3 on June 30th, 2011

There’s no denying that Harpers Ferry is a beautiful town and historical park, and it should be explored thoroughly. However, it’s a great place to have a burger at the end of the trail, and it also offers one last scenic view of the confluence of the Potomac and Shenandoah rivers that inspires hikers and […]

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Polly 3 on June 25th, 2011

Hancock, Maryland is an interesting little town with a couple of excellent restaurants (Weaver’s and Park-n-Dine), and it has become a sort of home-away-from-home over the years. While there, we rested, ate well, and cleaned the chains on the bikes as we prepared to leave for day two of our journey–destination Harpers Ferry! Over the […]

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Polly35 on January 27th, 2011

Yesterday, we had 8 inches of snow. So, today we headed out to play in the white stuff. Check out my styling snow gear! Playing outside was ‘snow’ much fun! 4 people like this post. Like Unlike

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Polly35 on December 30th, 2010

Merry Christmas from Polly #35. My family and I traveled several hours to visit the extended family. We traveled to Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Maryland before heading home to West Virginia. I hope that you enjoy sharing in the “Hoppy Holiday Season.”

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Polly 3 on December 24th, 2010

Candee usually decorates her Christmas tree with snowman ornaments, but I decided to shake things up a bit this year by adding a bit of froggy flair to her tree. Can you find my special ornament? Merry Christmas from our pad to yours! 5 people like this post. Like Unlike

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Polly 13 on December 22nd, 2010

I’m German and while growing up, I never saw any of the American Christmas shows that many of you are familiar with, so when Polly #13 told me about the Grinch , I had no clue who or what she was talking about! She wanted to show me the Grinch, so we watched the Christmas […]

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Polly 2 on November 12th, 2010

Wheeling is located on the Ohio River in the Northern Panhandle of West Virginia, where the state is only 16 miles wide! It’s a federally designated National Heritage area, and also where Route 40 is located. Route 40 is an historic road which was declared an All American road by the Federal Highway Administration. Wheeling […]

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Polly 2 on November 3rd, 2010

Moundsville, West Virginia was named that because at one time there were a lot of Indian burial mounds in this area. Visitors can see the Grave Creek Mound at the Grave Creek Archaeology Complex which is about 10 miles south of Wheeling W.V. Admission is free and includes not only the mound, but also a […]

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