Category Archives: Preparation

Preparing for our trip.

The Plan… for now

We’ve left Gonzales and are currently a few miles up the road in Seguin, TX.  We just had the front bearing seal replaced on one wheel and will be heading out in the morning.  We did some thinking and calculating … Continue reading

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How We Roll…

A few people have asked how we take along everything we show up with.  Here’s the quick and short version. That’s us getting gas for the Star.  What you’re seeing is the Dutch Star, two mountain bikes, the Jeep and … Continue reading

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A Day With Wires

Note: This is technical wiring stuff and might not be of much interest to those who don’t have an RV and/or flat-tow a vehicle.  I put it up here just to show some of the things we have to do … Continue reading

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A Tale of Two Jeeps

Or…  “Getting Ready to Roll” While we’ve mentioned it to a few of our friends and family, we haven’t made any huge official announcements or anything.   We’re heading out of our “winter home” at the beginning of April (which is … Continue reading

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Looking Back at 2009

Now that we’re officially in our RV and the year has ended, we figured we’d post up a recap of the stuff that we did in 2009.  This is the start of our adventures on the road, and we figured … Continue reading

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Next stop, Sarasota…

The Star is all cleaned up, packed up and ready to roll a little further south.  We’re heading to Sarasota tomorrow morning.  We have some close friends and some family in or near Sarasota, so we’ll be spending about a … Continue reading

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The best laid plan…

The plans of the diligent one surely make for advantage… Proverbs 21:5 The best laid schemes o’ mice an’ men, Gang aft agley Robert Burns Yes, there are definite advantages to planning and being prepared. But life happens… When you … Continue reading

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Homeless again…

We knew that there would be some minor repairs needed on any used RV we got.  The Dutch Star is living up to expectation and we just dropped it off at the local shop so they can get started on … Continue reading

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Some minor modifications…

After thinking about the previous post, we decided to do smthng about the size of the Storm…  We stretched it a bit, added a few slides, tossed a bigger engine in and called it a day. Actually, we bought a … Continue reading

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Details, details…

We’re still in Bull Run Regional Park and will be for a couple more days.  We’ve been taking care of all the little details needed for us to actually get “gone”.  Here’s a quick idea of what we’ve been up … Continue reading

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