Backing up Nightmare!

Disclosure: This post contains an affiliate link. This means that we receive a small commission (at no additional cost to you) if you decide to purchase an item through this link. On the way to SoCal after a trip to Northern California, we were driving through LA. As we rolled through LA, Dawn radioed me to…

A site to see…finally!

After our brief stay in Colorado, we headed for our next destination, Utah Lake State Park. Along the way, we made a stop in Moab in super-hot weather for diesel and for me to check the torque on the lug nuts on our trailer wheels. In the process, I cracked one of my Craftsman sockets,…

The Importance of Weighing your RV

After a quick stop to visit family in New Mexico, we continued on our journey to the Pacific Northwest. We got a late start again, so we stopped at another little RV park, this time in Fort Sumner, NM. We got a decent start on our fifth day of travel, intent on ACTUALLY making it…

The sixth time’s the charm?

The next day, we got around and resolved to try to get help with our trailer brakes in Abilene…AFTER we secured all the stuff that fell down during our first 100 miles the night before. I actually had to break out my cordless nail gun to reaffix some trim pieces that had fallen down –…

No brakes, No problem?!?

All of our preparations for leaving were finally done: I’d quit my job, we’d sold almost all of our stuff, we finally had gotten a fifth-wheel hitch and bed lid installed, and we were all packed up. It took us pretty much all. day. long. to get everything situated. The RV park where we’d kept…