What kind of mischief can this big family find in the Southern tip of Illinois? How about a river cave with pirate lore and mystery? Come see!
If you were to ask my mother-in-law, she would tell you that we are the type that jumps into everything feet first. In other words, we don’t do things small. You want Italian food? Cool. We will offer you made from scratch noodles, 14 ingredient meatballs and homemade pasta sauce or maybe even white wine risotto and roasted chicken. Yum! God wants us to adopt? Cool. We will adopt sibling groups; six kids in a year and a half. Vegetable garden? We want function and beauty rolled up like a burrito. So that means tomato teepee trellises, fire ring raised beds, 452 onions, 8 varieties of pepper plants and mini…