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It’s Time to Pack for Oshkosh

So, I thought I’d share my top ten list of things to pack. Top Ten Things to Pack for Oshkosh #1 Comfortable shoes. I cannot emphasize this enough. Define “comfortable shoes” as ones that don’t give you blisters even when you walk … Continue reading

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Aviation: It’s Not Just a Hobby, It’s an Adventure!

Rave Some sights from our trip home from Oshkosh. Glad we didn’t have to take off after this guy. His wake turbulence would have blown us away. Some Birds’ Eye Views of Chicago   What’s missing from this picture? Look carefully, … Continue reading

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Creativity: Teetering on the Brink of Genius

A Rave About Creativity Last week, we went to Oshkosh for Airventure. The Engineer and I camped beneath a plane, while our daughter slept in another tent beneath a different plane and tried (with some success) to pretend we weren’t her parents. … Continue reading

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Update “In Oshkosh. B’Gosh.” — Wherein the Metro Warbirds Get Their Name

Update “In Oshkosh. B’Gosh.”.

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Things to Do in Oshkosh. B’gosh. — Besides Drink and Look at Planes, I Mean

Things to Do in Oshkosh. B’gosh..

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In Oshkosh. B’gosh, Part 2. Cooking for a Crowd

Hint: It involves a lot of ground meat, bacon, beer, bottled water and bread. In Oshkosh. B’gosh, Part 2. Cooking for a Crowd.

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In Oshkosh. B’gosh. — Including the Three Most Basic Metro Warbird Rules

In Oshkosh. B’gosh..

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Oshkosh ~ where Japanese airplanes taxi by you while you’re riding on a tram.

Oshkosh ~ where Japanese airplanes taxi by you while you’re riding on a tram..

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Oshkosh~where you wake @ 6 to sound of a hot air balloon outside your tent.

I’m going to cheat a little here and repress a few postings about Oshkosh because right now, I’ve got about a zillion things to do to get ready for this year’s trip there. Oshkosh~where you wake @ 6 to sound … Continue reading

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Things to Do in Oshkosh. B’gosh.

Rave Even if you’re not big on planes, Oshkosh has plenty to keep you busy. REO Speedwagon played on Monday. Past years have featured the Doobie Brothers, Chicago, Foreigner, and the Beach Boys. You get it, right? The bands are … Continue reading

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