Optimism is positively important!

So this adventure has been a lesson in being optimistic. Ever tried to live in a state of ALWAYS being optimistic?!  Yeah, it’s not easy! I am starting to feel the burden that turtles must feel as they carry their homes around with them everywhere they go.  Taking your house onto the road has many ups and downs…

Inside our world – Part 1

We have had many request for a view inside our home, and while there have been some glimpses here or there, we haven’t given a full tour. Here’s some things to note before the tour begins.  You know, like before you go on a ride, you need safety warnings.  These pieces of advice help one…

Home Sweet Home

We have lived in our new “home” for a month now!  YAY!!! We are finally settled in and have just about found a home for everything that we brought with us from New York.  Just about everything! It’s amazing how much you need equipment wise, and yet again, it’s amazing how much you do not…

Movin’ on up!

So it’s been a while since we last connected and a LOT has taken place!! We left Savannah, GA with that now tiny looking white box/cargo trailer and traded up to our new fifth wheel!! Our new home is 430 sq ft, 41ft long and 13.2ft tall. When it’s all closed up, it’s only inches wider…

All in….

After much unpacking and repacking; and a lot of help from my Dad with organization, we were once again – ALL IN! See those nicely tied bows and perfect looking distribution of weight?!  Yeah, that’s all my Dad’s doing!  I am a very good an excellent Tetris player and packing reminds me of playing Tetris!  But my…

Life is a Highway – maybe!

So we finally left New York around 9am on Saturday. We were driving over the beautiful Newburgh/Beacon Bridge, very excited about FINALLY starting our journey, and no sooner had we crossed the bridge, a warning light appeared on the dashboard of our truck. Exhaust Filter Fluid runs out in 500 miles! What?!?! So it’s almost…

Can’t Decide!

So now that it’s crunch time here, I am very torn between being FINALLY ready to go versus being very overwhelmed by everything that has to take place before we go, and at times it honestly seems much easier to just stop and abandoning ship! I have so much in my head that I wanted…