Summer 2017 RV Reflections – and back on the road (soon) for Autumn…

It has been a LONG, hot and in some ways arduous summer here in Casper, Wyoming. There was a BIG build up to the 150 second eclipse in late August, a near record string of 90+ days in July, and now in September, snow is falling just uphill from the town on the 24th! Now … Read more

On the road again – Always an adventure…

Pheasant Run RV Park, Portland, Oregon

It was 14 degrees and there was a thick frost on the windshield. Fortunately, in the “warmth” of yesterday afternoon (about 35F), I had already broken down the sewer and water connections. All that remained was the removal of my 120 gallon propane tank (rented for the winter) and disconnecting power. The cord was still … Read more

Laptops – Wireless Connectivity – and the RV Lifestyle

Yep, many travelers, RV’ers if you will, or those livin’ the RV Lifestyle have come rely upon laptops for access to many things – email, skype, Amazon (and other vendors), and for those earning a living on the road – many other needs – including connectivity to their business, the ability to create posts (like this one) and … Read more

Social Media has changed the relationship between the consumer and the manufacturer

It failed on me for the last time! I went online and searched Google to see if my current challenge with my HP printer had been experienced by others – and… It had been! In fact there were dozens of reports of an inkjet failure in the very same model I had. After reading several … Read more

50+? Everybody LOVES to save a few bucks, right? Read on…

Yup, it turns out there are a myriad of deals available to “seasoned citizens”! Savings for Seniors – but in many cases 50+ IS a Senior! I’d like to share a list with you. I can not take credit for this list of “seniors discounts” however. Chuck McDonald posted this in a small RV group. … Read more

Reflecting Upon the “Man in the Moon”

One of the things I MOST LIKE about full timing in an RV is… the ability to hear about an event – one that you expect to be transformational, and then arrange your schedule to attend that event – and still be in one of the most beautiful parks in America all summer! You see, … Read more

RV life – a quick science lesson about climate and a building heatwave

As we approach the July 4 holiday weekend, still a few days away, I trust you are enjoying your RV Life wherever you are! While this post is relevant to all; it is particularly relevant to RV’ers! You see, we are so connected with our surroundings just beyond the (thin) walls of our traveling home, … Read more