Category Archives: Flowers

Ten Years and Counting!

By my number (which could be off….!) this is my 384th post on this blog. The first entry was posted before Bob and I even hit the road, shedding our sticks-and-bricks house for our home on wheels back in May … Continue reading

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Where Oh Where…

…have Bob and Ellen gone? The blog has been quiet, but we’ve been busy. Over the winter we left Yuma for southern California and were mesmerized by how green the desert and hills looked after all the rain that had … Continue reading

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Bloomin Early

The last several posts have described our unexpected adventure into the sub-freezing winter whiteness during a January visit to South Dakota to trade in our Jeep for one we’d ordered (which we’d been assured would be delivered in the spring… … Continue reading

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Not All Fun and Games

Every full-timer has heard it thousands of times: “Wow! I’d love to do what you’re doing! What fun!” Yep, it is. Except when it’s not. RV maintenance. Toad maintenance. Personal business. Errands. Medical appointments. So the best thing to do … Continue reading

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Food Lovers’ Language

If you guessed French, guess again. Sure, sure. Some people set the bar with French cuisine, but we prefer Italian. I’m sure it was someone who sat down to a hot plate of pasta who invented the term, “comfort food.” … Continue reading

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Rampin’ It Up in Nampa

This past June we had some business to take care of in Nampa, Idaho, so we sauntered up that way from Great Basin National Park. A lot of people think full-time RVing is one long vacation. We can give you … Continue reading

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Kious Critters

We’re strong believers in the phrase, “If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.” That goes for restaurants (we’re loyal until we have a bad meal, and even then we might give the place another chance, depending…) and hikes, because if … Continue reading

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Natural Causes

We’ve been to Great Basin National Park several times and each time are struck by how much things are the same, and how much they have changed. Take the Lexington Arch hike, for example. We originally took this hike back … Continue reading

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North in the Dakotas

This past summer, we took a route along the northernmost edge of the American prairies, a line on the map that has appealed to us for a long time, and this was the year to follow it. What in the … Continue reading

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Trails by Rails

They’re everywhere: railroads have been replaced by biking, hiking, skating trails. It’s a wonderful thing, and we’re grateful to all of the local trail clubs that keep these treasures groomed, all while forging new trails. They’re safer by far to … Continue reading

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