Category Archives: RV

That’s Odd

I suppose it depends on the part of the country you’re from… you grow up with something and it’s familiar, so you don’t see it as odd the way an Outsider would. I remember seeing someone taking pictures of the … Continue reading

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Expect the Unexpected

Something we’ve discovered in the four years we’ve been full-time RVing is to be open to the unexpected. You never know when something is about to send your well-planned trip into a completely different direction. In the summer of 2012, … Continue reading

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More Signs

When you’re traveling in an RV you tend to notice things you might otherwise not give a second thought. Ellen’s always paying attention to where the RV dealerships and repair shops are as we pass them, making a mental note… … Continue reading

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Ten Thousand or Twenty?

Lakes… that is. Minnesota. Heading south from Duluth, we soon reconnected to the route we’d taken when we’d come from out West a few months earlier. Back then, Minnesota was struggling (like so many other states) with a budget crisis … Continue reading

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Eastward Ho!

We’d been thinking about heading east to the Cape Hatteras coast for awhile, and because we had some errands to run (when you’re full-time RVers, “running errands” can mean traveling across the country!), we decided this would be a great … Continue reading

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Who Put the Boon in Boondocking?

As I mentioned earlier, one of the reasons we wanted to downsize from the larger fifth wheel and pick-up truck was to be more mobile, and we’ve certainly been more flexible! This is the summer we headed from coast to … Continue reading

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Isn’t She Lovely? Isn’t She Wonderful?

Yep… decided to downsize for the road. So here’s our lovely new Winnie: And… because we like going down narrow gravel roads to trailheads, we needed a “toad”: Yep. We took the plunge. Traded the big Chevy one-ton for the … Continue reading

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Closing the Loop

In real time, we’re well into the summer of 2011… but in the Adventures Blog time, we’re heading into fall of 2010. We’d had a great spring and summer trip through the national parks from the Grand Canyon northward to … Continue reading

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Going Coastal

Fog followed us out of Washington across the mouth of the Columbia River into Astoria, making this view of the bridge eerie at best. Our first views of the Oregon coast were smothered in gray, but that doesn’t mean they … Continue reading

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Forks in the Road

Mid-September 2010 (you haven’t forgotten this blog is months behind the real date, have you?!? Bear with me… eventually we’ll be closer to real time…) we headed down the Pacific Coast, hoping the weather would cooperate this year. Our first … Continue reading

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