On the road again

The trip to Hays was quick but it’s always good to catch up with family and indulge in a few local treats.

Rock Chalk[a little patriotic Rock Chalk outside of Lawrence, KS]

Hays convenience store goodies[convenience store staples: snoballs and big hunks]

sweet treats[homemade sweet treats: herzen cookies and peach cobbler cheesecake]

wizard of oz[only in Kansas: wizard of oz themed party]

Baby B in Hays[baby B on the tracks in downtown Hays]

Marcus’ grandfather, Edward, passed away while I was gone and we attended his funeral yesterday. He was a hard-working man who we will both miss dearly. I thought this photo that I took on our way back to Des Moines was a perfect tribute to a man who spent so many years tending to the land.

Iowa corn

The Branstad Family will hit the road again bright and early Thursday morning to attend the National Governor’s Conference in Milwaukee. We have all sorts of fun activities planned – looks like another short work week and busy weekend ahead!

About tomorrowstodos

To-Do lists: I love the feeling of putting a check mark in a box.
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2 Responses to On the road again

  1. Shirley Dreiling says:

    Loved this post Nicole ~ you look great by the way ~ love the pic of you!

  2. Pingback: Ev + Hays | Tomorrow's To Dos

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