Why we are really here

The sun was shining on the broken tree branches and debris that littered the camp this morning.  After doing more laundry and cleaning the mud that was EVERYWHERE after the big storm, we headed out to do the very thing that brought us to this part of the country–deliver books to the Rosebud and Pine […]

Something Wicked This Way Comes

  I neglected to mention in my first post that we were supposed to caravan with our friends, The Barry’s, out to South Dakota.  We were to meet them at a gas station on I-95 at 6am Sunday.  Shockingly,  that didn’t happen, so we made plans to meet on the road.  Well, we finally caught […]

A Room with a View

This was the view out of my window this morning.  Yes.  Walmart. John L. shared a lot of information that he and his family had gathered after a few RV trips cross country.  This little piece of advice that I didn’t actually think we would need suddenly became a reality.  You can sleep in the […]

Day 1.5

Soon after posting yesterday, we decided to throw in the towel and pull over at a “Service Center” at 9:30 p.m.   Arriving in Chicago at 1 a.m. seemed like the worst idea ever. Now, we have done a fair amount of travel to and from Texas for our annual migration and we have certainly […]

For all my CT friends……

I celebrated my birthday with dear friends at the annual Round the Buoy cocktail party and dinner last evening.  Instead, I should have been packing the very item which launched this blog.  Our RV. As promised, I am going to share our adventures in the said RV for all of you who want to see […]