Monthly Archives: August 2009

There used to be a table there…

I’m not going to bother showing the other rooms, but we’re now rid of a table, a couch and loveseat set, a bed, a bunch of lamps, a weight set, a treadmill, a patio furniture set, a bunch of pictures, … Continue reading

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Fun with Zip Lines

The day we arrived in Gatlinburg, we went zip lining with the family at Zip Gatlinburg.  I had the camcorder and got some decent shots of everyone on the lines.  I had to strap it to my wrist, so I … Continue reading

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Mountain Roads

If you’re curious what it’s like to drive a 30-foot RV up and down a mountain road, I made a short video of our trip down the mountain from the cabin in Tennessee.  It’s shaky, as the camera was being … Continue reading

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Short update and a quick tour

First, a quick update…  we’re in Christiansburg, VA, about 4 hours from home.  We stopped for the evening because we didn’t feel like rolling in to our neighborhood and having to do 12-point turns to get parked at 11 o’clock … Continue reading

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The long way to Gatlinburg

We’re currently about 20 miles outside Gatlinburg, in a log cabin on the side of a mountain.  We’re here for a family reunion and to just get away for a bit before we have to get back to managing the … Continue reading

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Getting ready…

Not a whole lot of technical info about the RV for you this time… We picked it up from the shop last night and drove it home during a wicked storm.  The front brake caliper slides had rusted a bit … Continue reading

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Two steps forward, one step back.

I guess it’s actually three steps forward… First, I took the beastie out to a friend’s in Leesburg today.  I needed to run the engine for a bit to get the batteries charged back up and to see if the … Continue reading

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Starting on the list…

…the list of things to be fixed. There are a number of small issues with the RV that need addressing.  Some need to be fixed quick, others are on a to-do-in-the-future list.  The first one I tackled was the plumbing.  … Continue reading

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