Monthly Archives: June 2010


So close to the Mexican border, you’d expect Yuma to have great Mexican food — and you wouldn’t be disappointed. At least we weren’t! We’d had some pretty good Mexican food other parts of the country — including (you’ll be … Continue reading

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Birds Birds Birds!

Snowbirds aren’t the only birds that migrate to Yuma for the winter. Here are some of the feathered types we saw: The Common Ground Dove, which might be common around here, but it was a new bird for us: An … Continue reading

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Heading for the Border

We heard that one of the things that drew so many RVers to Yuma was the availability of good yet inexpensive medical care across the border in Mexico. With changes to Bob’s retirement benefits, we wanted to find out if … Continue reading

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Shake, Shake, Shake!

On December 30, just before noon, Ellen was working on the computer and Bob was in the shower when she felt a good shake. When you live in an RV, you feel a lot of shakin’ goin’ on –somebody getting … Continue reading

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Shake, Rattle, and Roll!

“Gorgeous and sunny! 70 degrees this afternoon!” Day after day, this is how I recorded the weather in Yuma from December through March. Every once in awhile it would cool off, dipping into the 50s on a rare day. Then, … Continue reading

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