Category Archives: Adventures

Boating, Camping, RVing, Cruising, this category covers it all.


From the Keys to Ft. Myers

 (Campsite at Koreshan State Historic Site) All good things must come to an end. We reluctantly left the Keys on Wednesday morning, and headed north (on our way home, eventually) to the west coast of Florida, […]

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The Manatee in Marathon

The sunsets were amazing in Marathon, and along with the stunning colors of the evening, those of us that gathered along the water’s edge each evening were also treated to some other amazing sitghts of […]

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Camping with Pets

We left home on February 11th with our two dogs, MJ and Annie.  Both of the dogs weigh about 35 pounds and are roughly the same size and stature.  We were worried about traveling with […]

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RV Park Life Snowbird Style

(We used zip ties and two straw mats attached to the side of the awing to provide some much needed shade from the afternoon sun.  We got the idea from a camper next to us). […]

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The Man and the Shark

Sunset anywhere in the Keys is a pretty big deal. You don’t have to be in Mallory Square in Key West, with all of the vendors and entertainers to enjoy a superb sunset. Yesterday, I […]

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Camping Adventure: Two (Plus) Weeks

(Campsite at Kissimmee Prairie Preserve) We’re just over two and a half weeks into our camping adventure.  It’s been a great learning experience and most importantly, we’re having a great time.  We have stayed in […]

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Seeking out the Manatees

A few years ago while I was in Florida, I read an article on Blue Spring State Park, which has many wonderful amenities, one of which includes a hot spring.  Blue Spring is the largest […]

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A Tour of Home Away from Home

The view from the back of the RV from our current location near Daytona Beach, Florida. Don’t let the view fool you. It’s been really cold even by Maryland standards. Our setup for the past […]

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A New (and Exciting) Adventure

Last Wednesday morning the Captain woke me up at 4:30 a.m. to get ready for our new adventure. He had packed most of our stuff in the truck the night before.  He loaded our dogs, […]

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Lessons from Assateague

Every time I go camping, I learn something new.  This trip was no different.  What I learned was:  If you are planning to camp in Assateague, and the wind is coming from the west, change your […]

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