Not an Idyllic First Week in Texas

February 11, 2018 (by Angela) In Two Firsts and Two Rarities, we shared about our arrival at a campground SSE of Dallas, Texas. Our hopes for this past week met mixed results. Yes, I do feel better than last weekend, but I am no where near well. I’m on week three of this respiratory/sinus crud.…

Rain and Cold Go Away; We Three Want to Play

March 18, 2017 (by Angela) We arrived in Alabama this past Sunday to stay a week, and we awoke to a day-long rain on Monday. Not only was it raining, it was also turning colder. Tuesday and Wednesday are the two coldest nights we’ve endured since before leaving Arkansas in mid-January. Tuesday and Wednesday were cold days,…

Ready to Roam Away from Cold Soon

January 5-6, 2017 (by Angela) During most of the winter of 2014-15, the dog, the camper, and I were in counties in Alabama and Mississippi bordering the Gulf of Mexico. Jim spent part of the time there and part of the time flying back and forth to projects he was working in the snowy north…

Clothes Conundrum and Casino Visits

 March 26, 2015 (by Angela) Yesterday, in between relishing in Internet access and catching up on blog posts, I worked on switching out our cold-weather clothing for warm-weather clothing. For the past two weeks, while Jim had to work to stay warm in Massachusetts, Chewie and I have been extremely warm along the Mississippi Gulf…