Day 3 -- Exhausted Arms!

Day 3 was a busy day with lots of hands involved. Thank God for our kids who are willing to help out on this large project! Four of the kids helped Jason measure and cut the Styrofoam insulation as well as put it in place. The insulation…

Day 2 -- Getting Started

It begins! Jason got started bright and early taking down the wafer board walls that came built into the trailer.   He will add the foam board insulation between each metal bar and fill any gaps with foam insulation.  We struggled…

Day 1 -- Supplies are needed!

Whoa! We just spent 3 ½ hours in Home Depot! That was exhausting! We arrived home late Wednesday night with our cargo trailer…soon-to-be home-away-from-home…and had a couple of days for talking, measuring and making final plans…

We finally did it!

We finally did it. After months of talking, looking at RVs, drawing up plans and rearranging plans 100 times we purchased something today. We purchased a Charcoal Grey 7 by 16-foot contractor’s grade cargo trailer! What are we going to…

Gypsy Girls and Paying Attention

  We had stopped to get gas one more time.  We had been driving for 10 hours this last day of our travels and I decided to walk into the store…more to stretch my legs than for any other reason. Crossing the gas pump lanes, I made…

Colorado Bound!

We are somewhere in Nebraska on i80 getting closer and closer to our Sweet Home Colorado. A black Chevy Traverse just drove past us with a cargo bag on top loaded with their belongings.  On the side of their window, written in window paint,…

The Rag

I stayed in a MOTEL last night for the first time in 18 years. I’m not going to lie…motels scare me! Thanks to the many horror films, suspense movies and news reporting shows that feature motels as creepy, run-down places where people are…
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A Cowboy, A Chance Encounter and A Moment in Time that I Will Never Forget

I met a Cowboy. A real life authentic Cowboy. One that I’m sure had a thousand stories that he could tell me.  Stories of his life, his land, his animals and his family.  Stories that would captivate me just as his smile, rugged tan…

5 Months ALREADY?

5 months of happiness and peace… 5 months of feeling like we are exactly where we belong… 5 months of new adventures, breathtaking views, snow, a blizzard and now amazing spring weather… 5 months of waking up to amazing sunrises…