Wuhan Virus

This is a Black Swan event. The only thing that comes close is the Spanish Flu of 1918 and this will dwarf that. If ever there was a time where living on a farm and providing most of your own food was the most important, now would be it. But we’re stuck in Vancouver, WA […]

Boondocking 101

We drove around the Kingman, AZ area and found the local BLM office. They provided a map that showed the areas that were open for “dispersed camping”, commonly known as “boondocking” in the RV community. This type of camping is very loosely regulated, usually free with no amenities or hookups. No water, no sewer, and […]

Questing for an RV

It was the weekend, but the mailbox place was open for limited hours. We drove to downtown Sioux Falls. The downtown area is clean, has some old and new architecture and wasn’t sprawling or filled with homeless. Take that Portland. lol We were in and out quickly and we got set up without too many […]

Maybe a tent?

I demand progress and results. When neither seem forthcoming, I push harder. Maybe we buy our land now, live in a tent the rest of the summer while the Amish build us a shed that I can then finish into a cabin. Seemed plausible. Let’s see how hard it can be. The nearest place of […]

Lobster Roll

Lobster Rolls

After freeing ourselves of all of Uhaul’s equipment we went in search of lunch. A quick search on Google resulted in us going to Nicky’s Cruisin Diner. The parking lot was packed, always a good sign. The inside was styled like a fast food joint in the 70’s. Booths were appointed with plain bench seats […]