Category Archives: Rving

Our first 5k

A few months ago Brian called me while he was traveling for work and said he bet I couldn’t guess what he did that morning. He was right, I never would have guessed that he went running. On purpose. Over … Continue reading

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Dunes, s’mores and the number 8

I grew up in Indiana sand dunes country, but had never been to the Indiana Dunes State Park as a kid or as an adult. It’s only a 40-minute drive from where I live now, but I learned two years … Continue reading

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Road trip to Georgia (What I’ve been up to, Part 3)

When Brian found out last year that his buddy was getting married in a remote area of the Georgia mountains in the beginning of May, we decided a great way to kick off the 2013 camping season would be a … Continue reading

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What I’ve been up to, Part 1

It may appear as if I did not survive my 40th birthday since the last time I posted was mere minutes before the clock struck midnight and I officially entered middle-agedom. But I assure you, the sky did not fall … Continue reading

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An RV trip down memory lane

I mentioned in my last post that there was a rain delay during our trip to Potato Creek a few weeks ago. So instead of sitting inside twiddling our thumbs, we drove to Elkhart, the RV capitol of the world, … Continue reading

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Returning to my roots

My family did a lot of camping when I was younger. We started out with a pop-up camper, which was later replaced by a travel trailer after the pop-up got caught in a wind burst and landed upside down in … Continue reading

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Weekend on the water

This past weekend we were invited to the lake house owned by our neighbors across the street. We were their guests a few years ago and haven’t made it back until now. But after a fun-packed weekend with lots of … Continue reading

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Competitive camping

Ever since we found ourselves in Long Key State Park last November, completely by happenstance, we knew we wanted to return. I guess that means we joined an already long list of Long Key fans who become fierce competitors when … Continue reading

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Different, but not bad

Just like the week leading up to vacation, this week following vacation was pretty busy, leaving little time for blogging. But it’s finally Saturday and I have time to catch my breath and reflect on the vacation that wasn’t meant … Continue reading

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At least the trailer is secure

Monday night we made it up to Indian Trails in Pardeeville to start the camping portion of our vacation. And, less than 12 hours into our trip I already had a story to file in the “Stuff that would only … Continue reading

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