As I end 2021, I reflect on how different things are from this time last year. Even though there is another strong wave of Covid across the world and the economy is still not in a great place, thankfully, I am in a better place. Because of that I will get to start a new … Continue reading New Year! New Teardrop!
I’m trying to get back into posting and I thought since the weather is getting nice and people are making plans to get back to traveling, I would start with a little travel tip/experience I have been wanting to write about. Getting deliveries and items on the road, that you may not be able to … Continue reading Deliveries on the Road – Amazon Lockers
After our stay in The Adirondacks we headed South for the Catskills and I was not prepared for the contrast I would find, just a little more than 100 miles away. While Lake George was all about living large and glamourous, in mansions on the lake and jet skis, the Catskills area is more of … Continue reading The Catskills: An Unexpected Bohemian Hideaway
I will start this post by acknowledging that if you are from the Northeast, it may sound crazy to dedicate an entire blog post to highway service centers. However, for people from the south, like myself, they are an entirely new concept that makes travel, especially with a trailer much easier. So this is for … Continue reading Northeast Service Centers and Ohio Turnpike Overnight Parking
One of my favorite overnight spots on road trips has quickly become Cracker Barrel. I talked to a lot of people who do it, but when I started looking online for information, I found very little. So I decided to do a post about my experiences and tips in case you decide to add them … Continue reading Cracker Barrel “Boondocking”
My last post was all about the new toolbox, but it's not the only change I have made. This post is to get you caught up on mods and great gadgets I have found, as well as some updates to previous modifications. The first new item is for Bella, of course. When I had the … Continue reading New Gadgets, Mods and Updates
Since my last post not much has changed. I am still unemployed, but have been waiting to see what is going to happen with Covid before getting out and traveling much. After months at home, I am ready to hit the road again. I decided I can be alone and social distance in prettier, cooler … Continue reading New Major Mod and Prep for Unemployment Adventures
We recently stayed for four days in the Black Hills area of South Dakota and while I thought that would allow plenty of time to see and explore, alas, as always, it wasn't nearly enough. Fortunately, the beginning of our time in the state was not an indicator of the whole stay. We headed into … Continue reading South Dakota: DON’T HONK AT THE BUFFALO!
So I will start by warning you that this post may have more information about camping without power or water hookups than you want. But since this is one of the most discussed topics at the rallies I attend and is one of the questions I get the most, I decided to put it all … Continue reading 5 Days Off The Grid – The Good, The Bad and the “Dirty” Details