Monthly Archives: October 2013

Maintenance and repairs

October 31, 2013 Today we are settled in Santa Maria. The sun is shining and it’s expected to be in the upper 70’s. Life is good. And it’s a good time to take care of maintenance. I fixed the bathroom … Continue reading

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Visit with Uncle Gus

On Monday, October 28th I took the day and flew up to Portland to visit with Uncle Gus. At 82, and after hip replacement surgery and a compound fracture in his right femur, he doesn’t get around so great anymore. … Continue reading

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Visit with Mary

Long Beach, California. I was excited today to drive Henri through Los Angeles and successfully navigate to my cousin and dear friend Mary and her husband Rick’s place. Mary and I had a fun morning touring around the beach and … Continue reading

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Off to California

Day one proved exciting when the cargo bag with my cover and BBQ grill I had strapped to the roof took flight and was only saved by one of 8 bungee cords. Phew! It took about 45 minutes to wrestle … Continue reading

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Getting prepared

Spent today cleaning and detailing Henri in preparation for our big adventures. There is no DC power but seems like a minor problem. I found a red wire that should be connected to the battery chain but must have been … Continue reading

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Picking up Henri

Today I picked up my beautiful, amazing little motor home from my Fairy God Father Tom, brought it to my daughter’s house and started getting her ready for a road trip. Hope to be heading out in a couple of … Continue reading

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Preparing for my journey

For the past three days I have done almost nothing. It’s amazing after months of working 12-18 hours a day, pushing myself to the limit to finally be sitting back just resting. I’m worried because I have a lot of … Continue reading

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