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Jan 31, 2009 - Ransom Road RV Park

It was a gorgeous day here, but with all our running around this week, we just wanted to stay at home. I did a few loads of laundry this morning and Gene continued to rub on the Montana. He declares now that the waxing is done. It is mighty shiny. As I was fixing lunch, I overheard snippets of conversation from the guys outside in regards to their washing and waxing—“it is amazing how something with only 340 sq. ft of living space can have so many sq yards of waxing area”, “I never washed and waxed my house, when I got tired of painting it,...

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Jan 30, 2009 - Aransas National Wildlife Refuge

What a marvelous day. We went early and stayed late at Aransas National Wildlife Refuge. I’ll just have to say that this was the best thing we have seen in a long time. We started at the Visitor Center with the film and a tour around the museum. Then, in the truck we traveled the 16 mile loop road stopping at most of the walking trails to catch wildlife up close and personal. There were very few people there today so we were able to stroll or roll along at a very leisurely pace. The jewels of this refuge are the endangered whooping cranes...

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