Day 5 – Casper, WY – Rock Springs, WY and Independence Trail

We had complimentary breakfast at the Hilton and it was a good spread that included made to order pancakes, omelettes, eggs, bacon, and sausages. Since J was very hungry, before I fed him anything else, I tried giving him some watermelon and pineapple and he actually took a few bites of both for the first …

Day 4 – Rapid City, SD – Casper, WY and Mt. Rushmore

I have never been to South Dakota or Wyoming. Even with work conferences taking me to different places, these two states (and a bunch of others) never seem to be on academic associations’ conferences places lists. I have to say, this summer road trip through these states have been eye opening in terms of the …