We Failed our Test (aka Another lesson learned)

11/15 #solTuesday We’ve had this camper for almost a year, and we are still learning about it. One question we had was whether we would be able to boondocks – camp without any access to hookups, especially electricity. Picture a remote area (with drivable roads) but no campground. You set up and enjoy the beauty … More We Failed our Test (aka Another lesson learned)


Life & Learning

October 25, 2022 #solTuesdays In the last few weeks I’ve been reminded that there is always more to learn, and to watch for what is surprising. This has happened both when we’ve been camping and when I’ve been subbing, which I started doing about six weeks ago. Here are some of my camping lessons from … More Life & Learning

Rainy Labor Day

Tuesday, September 6, 2022 #solscTuesdays Plinking on the RV roof, helping me sleep.Showering the lake that we kayaked on yesterday.Splashing up from the road as we drove home.Drying up into little dirty spots on everything.Rubbed away when we have to wash the RV. Again.

Facing Fears

Tuesday, July 19 I didn’t have many fears as a kid. I picked up the garter snakes, played flashlight tag in the dark, wandered around campgrounds with my sister, and laughed & screamed my head off on the tallest rollercoasters. I’m not quite that fearless anymore. I have the common fear of heights – or … More Facing Fears

The Shortest Way

Tuesday, June 28 #solTuesdays Every time I got in a car with one of my parents, we took the back roads to get where we were going. They both said it was faster and avoided more traffic. Let me tell you, sometimes it seemed we drove out of our way, just to take the “quicker” … More The Shortest Way