Last week was wonderful! My son SAFELY returned home from Afghanistan – AND – I got to spend the week with him and my youngest son! This all happened in the Colorado Springs, CO area which is a really beautiful place. I stayed at the Lake Pueblo State Park near West Pueblo. This is a… [Read More]
I am boondocking again and it feels SO VERY GOOD to be back in nature!! As previously noted, I’ve been very spoiled by some very dear friends for the last several months while undergoing multiple arm surgeries. I am very, very thankful to them. That said, I really love being out here where I can… [Read More]
I recently purchased and installed a ScanGaugeD (here). This past week I did a bit of driving and had a chance to play with my new toy. I find it very interested to see the data being reported. One of the really interesting items is fuel mileage. I’m not sure yet how accurate it is… [Read More]
It seems that carrying a kayak or canoe on a Jeep Wrangler is a common problem. One which frustrates many folks. The problem is that the removable roof and hard shell of the Wrangler does not make for a good carrying platform. In this post, just over one year ago, I documented how I accomplished the… [Read More]
Where do you live?? How does one give a simple answer to that question? I’m afraid it is anything but simple! People love to ask this question and I REALLY dread hearing it. I suppose it is because I have to lie if I am to avoid a long conversation. I really do not like… [Read More]
Last weekend a friend asked me to fly to breakfast with him in his Cessna 195 – a beautiful antique airplane! We made an experimental trip to Reserve, NM and found a great little airport and some wonderful food! The following video is a short production of the trip. Thanks Dave!
While near Kingman, AZ I received word from a friend from back east that he and his wife (Sam and Sandy) would be passing thru the southern portion of Arizona in the next couple days. So, I packed up and headed south – Kingman area to the Bowie area – northwest corner to southwest corner…. [Read More]
Arizona certainly has had some beautiful sunsets lately. And a quick picture of my Buddy doing what he does so well!
I have decided to spend the winter months in Arizona. I have definitely become a sun follower! I am currently near Lake Havasu City where the altitude is low and the temperatures are moderate this time of year. As you can see from the photos, the terrain is beautiful and the hiking is really great!… [Read More]
My travels took me to Las Vegas, NV last week. Not for vacation but for work. I decided to stay at the Oasis Las Vegas RV Resort which is just a bit south of McCarran Airport. Getting into the resort is very easy. It is just off the I-15 and the turn lanes are extremely wide…. [Read More]