The Goods

As I write this, J’s driving down Route 3 in British Columbia toward the US border.  Rather than wax poetic about her driving skills, the mountainous views or our first visit to a Canadian Wal-mart, I thought I would switch it up a bit and tell you about our “go-to” products on this trip.  No […]

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Mount Rushmore and the Border Blizzard 

We weren’t super excited to see Mount Rushmore, thinking it was a “manufactured” National Park.  We were wrong. Mount Rushmore was crazy cool and impressive.  The sculptor who pulled off the feat of putting presidential faces in granite deserves an award for tourism creation ingenuity.  North Dakota what are you waiting for!? Time for another […]

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There’s a reason no one lives in South Dakota

Usually, I don’t like to offend people and bust on the state that they’re from. However, no one is from South Dakota so I’m pretty sure that I’m not offending anyone reading this blog. The reason no one lives in South Dakota is because it is nearly impossible to get to.  The drive from Madison, […]

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Sleeping in a Walmart Parking Lot

Little did we know before getting an RV, but at certain Walmarts you’re allowed to park there overnight and catch some Z’s. We put this to the test and stayed at a nice Walmart parking lot (as far as parking lots go) in the bustling town of Peru, IL on our way to Wisconsin. If […]

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Cinco de Mayo in Ohio!

Having two great friends in Columbus, makes this our favorite midwestern city. Spent a lot of time catching up and trying to take care of “problems”. Oh yeah, our amazing beautiful Airstream doesn’t hold water in the fresh water tank. Disappointingly the Columbus area airstream dealer couldn’t fix the water problem but they were able […]

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Deep Creek

After out running a nasty thunder storm (until the last mile), our maiden voyage with the rig was a success and we made it to our first destination – Deep Creek MD. Had a wonderful hike at Swallow Falls, went on a determined search for an elusive morel that M saw earlier (an animal beat […]

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Bon Voyage

Getting ready for this grand adventure was NOT easy, but we made it out the door on May 1st (our set deadline).  Thanks to CT and T who took over our house the night before and will be watching over things in our absence. Nothing like losing your bedroom to force you out of the […]

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