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We’ve traded in our RV!

We’ve traded in our RV!

for a Much Larger Recreational Vehicle… Man (and woman) cannot live by RV alone.  So to change things up for a bit, we’ve embarked on a European cruise-vacation.  The plan is this:  We...
A Tale of Three Annoyances

A Tale of Three Annoyances

It shouldn’t come as a surprise to anyone that we loaded up the RV this past weekend to head down to the California RV Show in Pomona.  But there were three things we encountered this weekend that...
A Fall Weekend at Home

A Fall Weekend at Home

I love this time of year. Every autumn, our yard smells like a freshly opened bottle of Concord grape juice. I find excuses to step outside to take in the yumminess and get closer to the grapevines...
Toll Roads, Forbidden Steps, and a Midwestern Journey

Toll Roads, Forbidden Steps, and a Midwestern Journey

James and I just got back from our Iowa and Illinois trip. Here are some things we learned during our trip. 1. We dislike toll roads. 2. Watch out for people with crutches. 3. If you “forbid”...
Rodeo Fun in Francis, Utah….Achoo!

Rodeo Fun in Francis, Utah….Achoo!

James’ mom and her main squeeze Larry came to visit us last week! They are from Atlanta and they came on their motorcycle. Yes, you read that right. On their motorcycle. All the way from Atlanta to...
James’ Marriage Theory: The Tiger and The Bunny

James’ Marriage Theory: The Tiger and The Bunny

James has this “theory” about marriage. According to him, a marriage is like locking a tiger and a bunny in a cage together.  In order for the bunny to stay alive, he must constantly present the...
Sweatah Weathah

Sweatah Weathah

I’m so thrilled to report: I’m currently, right now at this moment, WEARING A SWEATSHIRT! Yes, folks, the heatwave that’s made this the hottest summer in the history of EVER, has mellowed this...
I am not a pro cyclist

I am not a pro cyclist

If you’re a cycling fan, an event that has professionals racing just a couple miles from your house is a pretty big deal.  The Tour of Utah is a 6 stage bike race that brings international...
Second Attempt at Volcano Tour….Success!!!

Second Attempt at Volcano Tour….Success!!!

It’s nice to have Das Bus working again. We’re currently on our “Consolation Prize Volcano RV Trip” – since our last Volcano RV Trip went down the drain. This time, I’m happy to...
Watching Concrete Dry

Watching Concrete Dry

Husband James cracks me up. I can see him out the window. The cement workers just left from pouring our brand new second driveway…an RV pad for Das Bus. James is certain the neighborhood children...