Traveling East – Sept 28 – Oct 5, 2017

We left Bend, OR, on September 28 and headed east across the US. Our route took us through Idaho with our first night spent in a Walmart parking lot in Jerome, ID. Leaving Jerome our route took us to Ogden, UT where we turned east and headed towards Rock Springs, WY. In Rock Springs we dry …

We Love Bakeries – Yum

On our way to a dog park in Paso Robles, CA we see an "A" frame sign pointing to the right indicating there was a bakery in the shopping plaza. On the way back we had to check out Cider Creek Bakery and Cafe. Sweet people working there and an array of many goodies. We …

Two boys, three dogs, one cat, and FIRE!!!

Part of our trip this past month was to look after our wonderful grandsons, Jaxon and Logan. The fur family includes an elderly, diabetic, blind chihuahua mix sweet dog, a funny chocolate lab retriever, and a loving but obnoxious calico kitty. Along with our Springer Spaniel the animals outnumber the humans. On the Sunday before …

What we have learned in the last four weeks

Looking back over the past few weeks it seems like an eternity since we left our home in Oregon on August 11. There have been relaxing days and others that were packed full of learning. All has been enjoyable and  fun experiences. I (Char) thought it would be best to list things in bullet form. We …

You’re leaving California! Why? Full Time RVing? Really!

"What's more I am with you, and I will protect you wherever you go." Genesis 28:15 (NLT) Those are some of the questions we have had from family and friends. We have seen God's guidance in our decision-making and in the flow of events that have led us to this point. Our decision to RV …

Summer 2017 in Bend, OR

It seems like just yesterday that we were headed out of Sacramento on our Big Adventure to Bend, OR. Having sold our house, downsized belongings, and taken a leap of faith that our new home city would be welcoming and would meet our expectations. Bend did all of that and more. The weather remained colder …