The Old Man in the Keys – Views of Life in the Keys of Florida

The Old Man in the Keys OK, I'm the OLD MAN in the Keys. I am staying down here for an indeterminate period of time (it has already been two months). As I roam around the Keys, I see things that are the same as decades ago, but I also see where a lot more …

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Spring is Near! Are you ready for your first Camping Trip?

OK People! Spring is just a few weeks away, ans your Camper has been stored away for months now. The question is, if you want to take a short (or long) Camping trip soon, you need to start your "End of Winter" preparations. Here are a few reminders for you to think about as you …

Autumn in Virginia – a Camping Trip – Day-4

OK, we did eventually end up at an Apple Festival, but we had a little adventure getting there. Let me explain. Before I left Florida for Lynchburg, I had a relative send me a list of regional festivals and other events. Because I am originally from this area, I felt that I already knew where …

Autumn in Virginia – a Camping Trip – Day-3

We have finished our morning Coffee and I am checking out my Nikon for use later if I see any good shots. Then we will hit the road for a round of outdoor Autumn adventures. We are going to a big Yard Sale this morning and then we will be heading to Lovingston Virginia. They …

Autumn in Virginia – a Camping Trip – Day-2

Well, Helen and I are old enough that after 14-hours on the road that we are pretty much Zombies the next day as our bodies go through their recovery mode. We did slep late and when we did get up, we pulled out the Coffee pot ready for a fine cup of rejuvenating Java. And …

RV Tip: Drive Slower and enjoy the Scenery

We all do it when we hit the road in the morning in our RV. We have a destination to reach so, as soon as we pull out onto the highway, we push the pedal down and drive all day, keeping right at, or even slightly over, the speed limit, often regardless of the weather …

Maintaining your RV’s HOLDING TANKS, with a Smile.

Whew!  Those Holding Tanks on your RV can be a real problem for the average Camper, if they do not pay attention to the proper procedures for maintaining them. Or, should I say a SMELLY and DISGUSTING problem? Well this is your lucky day because I have pulled together the Holding Tank experiences of myself …