*In a 1979 New York Times article, Frank Oz, who was the original voice of Miss Piggy, said she was born in a small town in Iowa. However, he never said which one. We’re on the search for her birthplace and we need your help finding it! (Featured image is from the official Miss Piggy… Continue reading Searching for Miss Piggy’s Birthplace-Come Home to Casey
Panora, IA: Guthrie County (Our 32nd County!) Team Goodvin steps aside and lets Team Panora take the lead on this Gallivant. And why not. They traveled all the way from Ecuador via Minneapolis to see this Iowa town. You heard that right. Members of the Panora family flew in to visit their son and daughter in-law, who… Continue reading The Panora’s Travel to Panora-An Ecuadorian Family’s Bucket List
Adams County and Cass County (Our 1st and 2nd counties!) It was time to get back to Adams County, IA and show the wife and kids where the Goodvin family started its empire. Like always, we started our trek from our home in Iowa City and took our time on the 3 hour ride to Lake Icaria where… Continue reading I had no idea a coal miners reunion was on my bucket list. Check that one off!