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Three “Issues” Full-time RV’ers Face

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Three “Issues” Full-time RV’ers Face Let’s address three of the RV  “issues” experienced by full-timers. They are not necessarily good issues or bad issues. Just “different” issues. If you have been accustomed to living in a stick built house then there are a few things that will be handled differently once you start your life […]

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Towing For 1500 Miles!!

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Towing For 1500 Miles! I did it. I towed our RV for 1500 miles with only brief stints of driving by The Husband. Am I sick of towing? Oh, you better believe it!! But it feels good to know that I did it. To know that, if necessary, I can get us (and our 38′ […]

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Road Trippin’ Saturday to Thursday

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Road Trippin’ Saturday to Thursday Spring is here and for us that means road trippin’. Saturday to Thursday is the plan as we head North before the weather in the South gets uncomfortably hot. The last couple days in AZ were a flurry of good-byes, trying to see everyone before we all headed out. The […]

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34 Random Life Lessons From The Husband

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34 Random Life Lessons From The Husband A discussion the other day led to this list of 34 Random Life Lessons From The Husband. Grab a piece of paper and list your lessons. Write them as fast as they pop into your head. It’s interesting to see what makes the list when it’s totally unscripted. […]

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RV Parking, A Very Real Problem

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RV Parking, A Very Real Problem Parking your RV could be a problem if you are unprepared. You bought your new RV or you are going to buy it but have you considered where you will park? Between 300,000-350,000 new RVs are going out into the market each year. That’s a lot of RVs!! The […]

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Packing Begins! Only Days Til We Head North!

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Packing Begins! Only Days Til We Head North! And again the packing begins! We are now within days of our planned departure time from Arizona and The Husband is still on the injured list. We’re headed North for the spring/summer. It’s happy happy time for me, once we get there, as Washington is synonymous with […]

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Yes, Baseball is Kind of Like Life

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Yes, Baseball is Kind of Like Life Baseball has strategy, tactics, statistics, offensive and defensive options, skill, fortune and misfortune, crazy plays and often a bit of luck. Yes, baseball is kind of like life.  We have strong days where you can’t miss the strike zone or the ball looks as big as a beach […]

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Let’s Talk About Space, As In Our Homes

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Let’s Talk About Space, As In Our Homes Today I want to talk about space. No, not outer space. Space issues. As in our homes. How much square footage is in your current home? How much is common space and how much is your own individual personal space? If you work from home then the […]

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The Husband’s “Dubious Decision” And 3 Important RV Lessons

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The Husband’s “Dubious Decision” And 3 Important RV Lessons My phone rang and I saw it was The Husband. Picking it up I said, “Hi.” The Husband:   “can you come home right away?” Me:   “sure, what’s up?” The Husband:   “I fell off the ladder, can you come home right away?” Me:   […]

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Too Many Activities in the RV Park? Maybe Not!

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How Many Activities in the RV Park are Too Many? How many activities in the RV Park are too many? I’m supposed to be old and retired and taking it easy, so what is with the 15 page schedule of things to do. This winter we are living in the Greenfield Village RV Resort in […]

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