Tag: moline

good eats (heart-attack edition)

What can you eat in the Quad Cities?  For starters, I had my first double cut bone-in Iowa pork chop at Bass Street Chop House and I do…

nothing runs like a deere (part II)

More John Deere??? This time it’s about something closer to my heart than farm equipment. Let’s talk architecture!  Flash back to mid 20th century. Like many successful corporations, Deere & Corporation…

nothing runs like a deere (part I)

If you’re just tuning in… Quad Cities week continues! For those of you wondering, what’s in Moline, Illinois?  THE answer is: it’s the home of John Deere. You know, tractors……

painting the quad cities green

Coming soon: a long weekend recap where I travel to the Midwest, learn quite a bit about John Deere, eat like I’m trying to induce a food coma after every meal,…