Hit Rewind and then Play, Part 1

July 7, 2020 (by Angela) It seems like forever now, but back during late January through early March 2020, Jim, Leroy and I spent some wonderful time in New Mexico, Arizona, and even one night in California. Though it’s now early July, let’s mentally push the “rewind” button back to that time and allow me…

Trying Something New to Save $

February 26, 2020 (by Angela) Since going full-time in the RV and through the spring of 2018, most all of Jim’s work contracts had been where we could move to a campground near the hospital for which he was working. The client then paid our site rent and utilities rather than the much higher cost…

Texas Wrap Up – For Now

January 23, 2020 (by Angela) There’s an old saying that whatever one does on New Year’s Day is what one will do all year long. In our case, I hope that’s true because we were traveling on New Year’s Day. Jim, Leroy, and I loaded up and moved out of the campground we had called…

December 2019 – San Antonio, Texas

January 21, 2020 (by Angela) Jim and I left our lovely camp host campground in Vienna, IL on Thanksgiving Day. By December 2nd, we’d arrived into the campground in which we’d spend the month of December. What a wonderful change in weather! Temperatures mostly ran in the upper 60s to upper 70s, and usually the…

We Said “Yes” and Are Glad We Did

December 6, 2019 (by Angela) Now and then good things come in some of the most unexpected ways. Sometimes being willing to say “Yes” and do something new when an opportunity presents itself is the best thing to do. I’m not exactly sure when John (one of our boys) texted his Dad to let him…

How to Handle Cold Weather

November 18, 2019 (by Jimmy) – It snowed last week, and that got me thinking about passing some information on to those of you who may not have stayed in a residential vehicle on a cold winter night. First, let’s discuss the RV itself. If you are going to spend time in an extremely cold…

Leroy

October 15, 2019 (by Jimmy) – While in Europe, Angela and I could not believe how many times dogs popped up to give us the idea that it is time to move on from Chewie and get another dog. In Ireland, we stayed in a castle and there were a couple of wolfhounds there that…

SCOTLAND

Oct 13, 2019 (by Jimmy) – As Angela and I drove up the coast; we arrived in Scotland just east of Edinburgh. Our stop for the night was Dunfermline, just across the Firth of Fourth (Angela didn’t like it when I called it the Fourth Firth). St. Andrews – The next morning Angela and I…