Last Minute Major Change in Plans

November 13, 2014 (by Angela) Jim’s meeting at the client’s office went well today, so he is going to finish his work on the project remotely.  This affords us an opportunity we did not expect and is really needed considering the current weather conditions and forecast. WE ARE PICKING UP THE CAMPER, SETTING IT UP…

Vexed by the Polar Vortex

November 12, 2014 (by Angela) Here we are three nights before our first night in the camper, and an unwelcome guest has flown in for a lengthy stay. Polar Vortex, as the guest is named, has arrived, and temps in Nashville, Tennessee, have dropped significantly from the comfortable 71 of yesterday. Here’s the forecast for the next…

The Storm before the Calm

November 11, 2014 (by Angela) No, I did not quote incorrectly the expression by accident; I titled this post exactly as intended. Why? Because we are in the storm before the calm of our new lifestyle (or at least I am). We are four days and a wake up before moving the rest of our belongings into either…

Excitement Induced Insomnia

November 10, 2014 (early) by Angela I awoke at 1:54 a.m. (CST), and although I wanted to go back to sleep and tried to go back to sleep, it just wasn’t happening. Oh, I know this feeling well. It is the same sleepless excitement I would get the week before beginning a new school year. Planning…

Moving Hilarity

November 8, 2014 (by Jimmy) – We are six days and a wake-up from starting our journey.  Today, we started going through the last few things we needed to look at together to determine if we store it, keep it in the RV, or sell it.  One of the things that happens when Angela and…

Single Digit Midgets

November 5, 2014 – (by Jimmy) As you look at me now, you may not know it, but I was a lieutenant in the Air Force.  Yes, it was thirty years and 70 pounds ago, but I do have memories that tell me it was part of my reality.  Ok, Ok, I know there are a…