Greetings, everyone, from the Cactus Rose RV Park on I-20 near Mingus, Texas! Today is Day 4 of our long-awaited road trip where we're celebrating the end of quarantine and looking forward to being with family again. We've been vaccinated, as have most of our family members, so we're anticipating some big ole Southern hugs … Continue reading The Great “We-Beat-Covid” Road Trip Begins!
Greetings from our home base in Deming, New Mexico! It's been eleven days since we returned from our first shakedown cruise in Lizzy 3, and we've been busy implementing some of the modifications that we added to our wish list on that trip. First on the project list was the installation of tire valve extenders … Continue reading Latest Mods and Upgrades to Lizzy 3
Currently at Escapees Rainbow's End RV Park in Livingston, Texas: Wow, it's only been four days since my last blog post, but things have jumped ahead at light speed since Tuesday. Early on Wednesday morning, I got a text message from the person we purchased our new RV from. She was back in Virginia and … Continue reading Things Can Change Fast! Got the Title, Lizzy is Sold, One Week to Go!
Currently at Escapees Rainbow's End RV Park in Livingston, Texas: This is a just a quick update to let you know we're still in Texas, and it looks like we'll be here through the end of January, if not a little longer. As you know, we're still waiting to receive the title on the new … Continue reading We’re Still Here, Getting Organized and Healthy, Lizzy Has a Buyer
It's time once again for our monthly expense report where we share the costs associated with our full-time RV life. We live in a 24' Thor Chateau 22E Class C RV with our two cats, Maggie and Molly. We do not have a sticks-and-bricks home base, but travel wherever the weather takes us as we … Continue reading Monthly Expense Report – July 2019 – Full-time RV Living
Today marks the eleven-month anniversary of the day we moved out of our sticks-and-bricks house and into our little RV to start our new life as full-time RVers. It's hard to believe that we've been out here for almost a year--time just seems to fly by. But we're still having the time of our lives, … Continue reading Eleven-Month RVersary, Museum Fire Update, Major Rig Upgrade
It's time once again for our monthly expense report where we share the costs associated with our full-time RV life. First, a reminder of the caveats. Every RVer is different--different rig, different diet, different interests--so our expenses are unique to us. Also, I'm not going to share every single personal expense that we incur each … Continue reading Expense Report for January 2019 Full-time RV Living
We just spent our twelfth night boondocking here at the Pilot Knob BLM LTVA (that's Bureau of Land Management Long Term Visitor Area). So far we are really enjoying it, even though we haven't spent a whole lot of time exploring the area. The first few days we were here were spent getting our solar … Continue reading Pilot Knob LTVA, Solar Power, Geocaching, Los Algodones Mexico, Missing Family
Happy New Year, everyone, from our campsite in the BLM Pilot Knob LTVA in Winterhaven, California, just west of Yuma, Arizona. We hope your 2018 was as exciting and fulfilling as ours was, and that this new year brings you nothing but great things! Get out there and make it happen!! Now it's time for … Continue reading RV Expense Report – December 2017
Merry Christmas, everyone!! We hope this holiday finds you happy and healthy, wherever you may be! Our very first RV Christmas has been spent parked in a mobile home park in Glendale, Arizona. Not the most scenic surroundings, but being here has made it possible for us to take care of some important issues before … Continue reading Vet Report, Completing Our Solar Setup, More Toilet Woes