Murals, Memories, a Museum, and More in Missouri

June 26, 2018 (by Angela) It was a marvelous third weekend of adventure in our Missouri home on the roam. The weather finally decided to act more like late spring or early summer, so being out and about was pleasant. Jim and I started our weekend escapade with brunch Friday morning at a really good…

Beauty and Bounty of the Northern Missouri Ozarks

June 20, 2018 (by Angela) Over the course of the last week, Jim, Chewie, and I have experienced the natural beauty and the bountiful seasonal harvests of the area in which we are living this month. We started our 2nd weekend of exploring the northern Ozarks by visiting Maramec Spring Park, which is only a…

Fantastic First Weekend in Steelville, MO

June 10, 2018 (by Angela) With us moving every 4 weeks currently, moving weekends don’t really count for fun and exploring. Since last weekend was a moving weekend, this was our first weekend to explore our home on the roam for now. It has been a whirlwind of investigation, but Jim, Chewie, and I are…

Life & Adventures in Southwestern Missouri: Part 2

June 4, 2017 (by Angela) The day after Life & Adventures in Southwestern Missouri: Part 1 was posted, I headed back to Tennessee to take my Mom to an appointment with a specialist. While in Tennessee, I stayed with my brother in the Nashville area. It was good to have time to relax and catch up with…

Life & Adventures in Southwestern Missouri: Part 1

May 21, 2017 (by Angela) Because Jim needed to get some work stuff sorted out, we decided it would be better to stop for a longer stay. The search began to locate an RV park that had full hook ups, WiFi, TV, and with availability that included Memorial Day weekend for a month. A location was found,…

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…

Fun & Free (or Nearly Free): First Casino Camping Experience

May 6, 2017 (by Angela) Jim and I continued across the state of Missouri, so we could visit this weekend with a work associate turned friend turned self-proclaimed “sister by another mother.” Jim met Susan on the Corinth, Mississippi, project where they worked together for 15 or 16 months. They hit it off well, tossing…

Mammoth Spring: Picnic and Pup Walk

October 8, 2016 (by Angela) Jim, Chewie, and I set out on another adventure midday today after Jim got a little bit of work time under his belt. Loaded into the car, we pointed it north, making our way to Mammoth Spring State Park. The park, located in Arkansas, borders the Arkansas/Missouri state line. This…