MOTHER’S DAY WEEKEND – WOW!

Mother’s Day pretty much stands on its own as a special day, but when family gifts you with a night in a suite at the Grand Canyon Railroad Motel in Williams, Arizona…Well, it makes that weekend over-the-top gorgeous! For all you kids and husbands wondering how to bless and impress the leading lady in your life…

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THE GREAT DENHAM FLOOD OF 2016

RAIN…RAIN… AND MORE RAIN! There are rain storms, and then there are Louisiana rain storms. Friday and Saturday’s deluge still makes everybody nervous, even five months after the “Great Denham Flood” of ’16. It’s been raining, off and on, since last Monday. Last Wednesday night, the showers begin in earnest. Both our phones beep with Emergency…

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BOONDOCKING GROWS UP!

BOONDOCKING – CAMPING OFF GRID, NO HOOKUPS We’ve been RVing for over 2 years, often boondocking, and no surprise…we’re STILL learning new things, finding more efficient ways to survive, and discovering unexpected resources. The average retiree, can’t afford to waste money or effort. Most of us don’t have that luxury. Fortunately, though, in the RV…

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Las Cruces here we come

We’ve taken a bit of a hiatus from traveling, but we’re now back on the road for a few months, headed for Las Cruces New Mexico.  Ms. LaRue is sporting a new interior that’s more practical for us (picture later), which means we can both sit in front of our biggest window and watch the sun rise…

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America’s Main Street

Whether you say, US Highway 66, America’s Main Street, Will Rogers Highway or The Mother Road, “Route 66“, is a section of road that’s been called many things (some of them not printable). For students of history, it conjures images of dustbowls, desperate times,  and the Jodes, puttering along in their overstuffed truck, headed for the California promised land. For…

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