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A NONEXISTENT SHORTCUT CHAPARRAL, NM TO HIGHWAY 70

Last week we took a trip to Las Cruces, NM to look at a camper van.  Still had some time left over so we went to Anthony, Texas to the big Camping World.  Man, there’s some pretty merchandise on the … Continue reading

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WINTERIZING THE CITY HOOKUP WATER LINES ON THE TRAVEL TRAILER

I wrote this not long after we got the travel trailer.  Not sure how I missed posting it… Do not think I am some sort of a plumbing expert.  The following is what I did to winterize the travel trailer.  … Continue reading

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WE HADN’T PLANNED ON TAKING A BROOM

Well, that was silly. As soon as we got to the Caballo campsite, we needed a broom to sweep a big pile of leaves away from the corner where the rock walls met.  Just the place for a rattlesnake or … Continue reading

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A TRIP TO LAKE SUMNER STATE PARK, NM APRIL 15, 2017

Location: Pecos Campground, Lake Sumner State Park, New Mexico. I left about two hours behind Margo who was pulling the trailer and carrying much of our stuff in the back of the truck.  I followed in the car at a … Continue reading

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MOTION LIGHT

Gotta keep the bogeyman away and illuminate all the little cubby holes which pass for storage on this travel trailer. This LED wall sconce is awesome.  We’ve had one for five years in a house bedroom where the light switch … Continue reading

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GEOCACHES ON THE FIRST GENERATION NEXUS 7

I started geocaching after I retired.  Hiking, sight seeing, GPS skills practice, and the childhood joy of hunting Easter eggs all rolled into one.  Here’s the Wikipedia data on the sport.  I introduced Margo to the sport.  Bar none, Margo … Continue reading

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A DARN FINE MOBILE LIVING SITE

Perhaps the best mobile living site on the U.S. internet right now is Cheaprvliving.com.  It’s for people who are looking for a cheaper way to live while living in a mobile dwelling.  Even part-timers like Margo and I can learn … Continue reading

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