Hello again! We disappeared somewhere north of Boston and flew silent through Nova Scotia, up and down the coast of Maine, past a family visit to Delaware and then down through the rain to Thanksgiving with the kids in Asheville. My failure to post was mainly due to rather cold and often inclement … Continue reading
So we decided that since we are already here, on the way out we should just stop by RH and West Elm. Probably park the camper in the mall lot... right? We would’ve had some shots of the looks we got pulling the airstream through Boston traffic, but Jennifer was just too busy with her … Continue reading Don’t Try this At Home!
Good thing we visited Hyannis and Dennis on the south shore on our way in, and spent the next day cruising all the way out to Provincetown at the tip the next day. After that there was no leaving, as the bridges close down when the wind reaches 50 mph. We picked a nice … Continue reading The Cape
My first thought on seeing the Bellevue Avenue mansions in Newport was of how we in the south (quite rightly) remove offensive statues - and yet we buy tickets and stand in line to see these monuments to greed and excess that have been preserved as an honored part of our country’s heritage. A … Continue reading Newport, RI
Ontario is a pleasant drive through amazing fall colors along the trans-Canada highway. We do one night near Ottawa and then land for several nights in upstate NY in the ‘1000 Island ‘ section of the St Lawrence River. Here the river is dotted with rocky islands, most of them inhabited. The … Continue reading
Wherever we’ve been we’ve met friendly and interesting people in places that absolutely fuel our dreams of coming back for a longer visit. Michigan sure fit the bill. Our first stop is to meet up with a good friend and colleague of Jennifer’s in Saugatuck, on the shore near Grand Rapids. I think Manteo N.C. … Continue reading Michigan
A few nights in a hotel in Moline Il. gave us the chance to have some minor fixes done on the shack (after almost 25000 miles on the road) and afforded me the golden opportunity to TV binge for the first time in months. Moline is the home of John Deere, whose presence … Continue reading Moline!