We left Ontario November 9th – just the day before the 1st snow flakes fell! Chuck does a great job watching the weather as the dreaded snow is what we always want to avoid. So far the weather follower has been right on! We’re headed to Riverbend RV Resort for 3 months, arriving on December 1st, but our initial travels are taking us into a rather circuitous route…
We kind of goofed on our planning… We booked some service at the Newmar Factory in Nappanee, IN for the end of November and then decided to leave Ontario earlier than originally planned to visit with family along the way. So, it was down, around, up and back down we go!
Continue reading “Ontario to Florida – and stuff in between!”
What is a rally?
“A gathering, especially one intended to inspire enthusiasm for a cause: e.g. a political rally”.
Yup, that sounds about right!
Continue reading “Rallying Together!”
We unplugged Sunday at 9 a.m. and “boon docked/dry camped” the entire day. We made coffee, watched the Masters all afternoon, had lights on as required and we were battery powered until 7 p.m. when the generator automatically started up when I was in the shower. Yeah – 10 hours of battery power AND the AGS starts up!
“The Dance” has ended with a curtsy and a bow…
Continue reading “After 8 months we always know – “It’ll be o.k.””
Haha – the entry steps required a new motor! We were right! Both the motor and connections are exposed to the elements so, apparently, this time, all connections have been sealed with silicone.
Well, they left the most difficult and most puzzling problem to the last!
Continue reading “Day 3, 4 and 5 at Newmar – “The Dance””
Up at 5:30, shower & dress, make the bed, gather laptops, phones and camera, pack dog treats, water and kitty bed, bring in the slides, raise the jacks, start the engine, move out, in the service bay at 6:30 a.m.
C: Let’s go for breakfast.
J: At 7 a.m.? I can’t eat – it’s too early! Let’s just drive around – again…
J: I never knew it was still dark at 7:30. What time is sunrise?
C: Google it.
J: It’s too early!
Continue reading “Day 2 at Newmar – That was fun!”
We’re in Elkhart County – specifically Nappanee, Indiana – home of Newmar and birthplace of this magnificent mechanical mobile mansion!
Continue reading “Day 1 at Newmar – That was easy!”