Tag Archives: CO

Taking a break (Oct 2018 until ?)

These past 5 years have provided us more fun and memories than we ever envisioned. We met new friends that shared incredible stories of their adventures and their lives, gone places we previously didn’t know existed, experienced nature and God’s creations … Continue reading

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Our Summer Vacation 2018…

From Southern California “hippy days”, to lounging in Bev’s backyard hammock… or being “cool” indoors… and taking care of “Lucky” in Arizona… even getting car stuck in sand while driving backroads near Tucson… fun making a totem pole with friends… or going to San … Continue reading

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AZ-CA-NM-AZ-CA-where? (Oct-Dec 2017)

Hectic, Fun, Sad, Hectic, Fun, Hectic, Fun… yep, that sums it up!  FUN! Last blog we were preparing for October wedding in Arizona. Beautiful bride and groom plus a super fun time.   HECTIC – Sherry flew to Colorado to bring her … Continue reading

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On the Road… Again! (Aug-Sep 2017)

It’s great to be On Our Adventure again. After six weeks in Colorado,  we drove briskly using the northern/cooler route to Northern California. US 6 across Nevada is mighty desolate: Barely a car was seen. Nearing Reno, traffic increased and many … Continue reading

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California dreamin’ (July 2017)

This past year we were working in Garden City, Kansas. Terrific people. Really enjoyed them. The job ended and we realized how much we miss the ocean, mountains, deserts, open space. So we’re heading to San Diego. Planning to be … Continue reading

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Arizona, Colorado, Little Grand Canyon of Texas: April 3-30, 2016

Winter in Tucson was fun and relaxing, then the whirlwind of travel began. Visit with cousins Mike and Belinda a few days. Plan to visit cousins on Peg’s side of the family, but wildfires and a family funeral send us … Continue reading

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Bicycling with Friends thru Utah (Oct 9 – 17, 2015)

Every few years we gather with friends to bicycle together for a week somewhere. This year we explored some beautiful areas of Utah. Ellen and her husband Tim usually do the planning and logistics to coordinate bike routes, motels, restaurants, … Continue reading

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Friends, Small Towns, and Remodels (Aug 6 – Oct 7, 2015)

After Yosemite, we travel east through Nevada on US Hwy 50, nicknamed “The Loneliest Highway in America”. Arrived in Austin, Nevada, on a Saturday afternoon to the sound of live music in the park. This small town of 300 people … Continue reading

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Weeks 75-78: Eastbound and Down, Loaded Up and Truckin… (Sep 7-27, 2014)

We are in Ohio now. The trek here has been a ton of fun. August was a terrific month in Colorado for us. Time allowed us to visit many friends, although not all, and never as long as we would … Continue reading

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Weeks 71-74: Colorado! (Aug 10 – Sep 6, 2014)

Thank you to our friends Susie and Kraig who let us park our trailer on their property for several weeks. Loveland is such a popular place these days, there is no space at RV parks until October! Colorado is a … Continue reading

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Weeks 67-70: From Texas and Oklahoma to Colorado! (July 13-Aug 9, 2014)

Texas is great! Especially playing Texas Hold ’em with friends while in Texas.         We visit Bob’s nephew Michael, Michael’s wife Pam, their children, and Michael’s father Ronny. Great catching up on their lives.     Benbrook … Continue reading

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Week 16: July 21 – 27, 2013 It’s been Fun, but it’s Time to Move on…

  Our weeks at Chuparosa Vineyard provide great memories.  The vineyard prepares to bottle the wine that has been aging in barrels for the last two years. Always plenty to do at The Vineyard. However, it’s time to move north. On … Continue reading

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Week 7: May 19 – 25, 2013 Countdown to “On the Road”…

Busy. Beginning to think we may not get done in time for closing on Thu May 23. Wow, how much stuff did we have, anyway! Glad so many people showed up to help move. Got our king size bed onto … Continue reading

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Week 6: May 12 – 18, 2013 Who has time time to move?

Garage sale on Sat. Cleared out most of remaining stuff, seems like. Rest of the week is normal busy schedule of work and socializing. How does anybody who works full time ever have time to move? Our travel trailer arrives!

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Week 5: May 5 – 11, 2013 Finding a Travel Trailer

Originally, Sherry and I were going to tent for the summer after the house sold. We started talking about the other stuff we plan to take. I’d like to take the bikes. Sherry would like to continue providing massages while … Continue reading

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Week 4: April 29 – May 4, 2013 The Stuff has Got to Go!

Sold and gave lots of stuff away at a garage sale yesterday. The entire 10 piece suite of Ethan Allen living room furniture sold to a neighbor’s daughter, on the condition we keep the furniture until after the inspection resolution … Continue reading

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Week 3: April 21 – 28, 2013 Under Contract!

Our 1,000 sq ft garage is packed with 30 years of pieces and parts from various projects. I’m embarrassed how many duplicates of stuff we have, and I was still buying the same parts because I did not realize we … Continue reading

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Week 2: April 14 – 20, 2013 Staging our home…

Staging rep shows up at our home to give us ideas on how to make our home more desireable. Continue to work out at Gold’s Gym, and at Men’s 6:33, finally playing with the band while leading worship. Very exciting, … Continue reading

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Week 1: April 7 – 13, 2013 Decision to sell…

  Sherry and I agree it’s time to sell our house.   Met with realtor friend Laura, contracted to list the house to sell. Thus begins the months and months of “living in a fish bowl”, meaning we need to keep … Continue reading

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