A Month in Southern Illinois

May 27, 2018 (by Angela) Jim, Chewie, and I are six days away from calling it a wrap in Southern Illinois – at least for now. Actually, with Jim on his way tomorrow to the Northeast for work this week, he pretty well has wrapped up his time here. He gets home Friday; we move…

Unfortunate Things Still Happen While on the Road

March 29, 2018 (by Angela) Yes, it’s been a bit since we’ve written a post. No, more rain is not the unfortunate things to which I am referring, though when one wants to be out and about exploring, too much rain is unfortunate. After leaving Wet Texas and spending a sunny week in Comfort, Texas, Jim…

Visiting Family in Japan was Awesome!

January 29, 2018 (by Angela) We’re back. Man, oh, man, what an adventure! First and foremost, this trip was about seeing our daughter, son-in-law, and two grands, Sammy and Abby. When the family is at a military base half-way around the world for at least three years, it is so hard not to see them…

Grands and Grandeur

November 24, 2017 (by Angela) This last month has found Jim busy with work and me busy taking care of family, visiting with family, and trying to get the camper ready to endure the colder temperatures of winter that Middle Tennessee actually does have. In addition to helping Mom with her needs, Jim and I…

Finding Family, Friends, and Fun as we Frolick Down the Road

May 18, 2017 (by Angela) We’ve had some amazing adventures in the weeks since Jim and I re-charted our course from Pennsylvania and headed west instead. After a week of traipsing through southern Ohio and southern Indiana, with a quick dip into northern Kentucky, we landed in southern Illinois where family resides. Before setting up camp…