I actually forgot to take a picture of what it looked like when I pulled into the campground. Here is a photo after Roadside Assistance came and cut off the 7 pin connector that was just hanging on by the black rubber... Somehow I managed to pinch the cable in between the tow hitch and… Continue reading Ever have one of those days? Severing my 7 pin towing cable! But having a great trip!
Summer happens so quickly around here. For months we deal with cold and snow and then almost like magic the weather turns warm and summer happens! If we don't get out and enjoy it we'll miss it. That is why I LOVE our new camper. This past weekend was an annual trip to Van Buren… Continue reading Camping and Quilting – Tackling Two Loves at Once!
Hi Everyone! I've had this weekend on the calendar penciled in for months. The entry "Bring Trailer Home" has finally arrived! I couldn't wait to open her up and get her spiffed up and ready for our first 'real' season of camping with her. She is currently in our driveway undergoing her Spring prep... Jim… Continue reading Spring. Another Word for Trailer Time!
Fall is a great time to go camping…if the weather behaves OR if you have a travel trailer!!! So. Where did we go for my birthday campout? Illinois Beach State Park! Practically in my own backyard but it did take about an hour to get there. You know what they say about visiting the places… Continue reading A Birthday Campout!
Hey Everyone!We’ve done it! We’ve taken the travel trailer on it’s first trip, spent 3 days and 2 nights putting all systems to work and returned safely home.We started our trip on Friday, heading south into the vastness of fertile farm country of central Illinois to a State Recreation Area known as Clinton Lake/Mascoutin State… Continue reading Our Maiden Voyage!
Hey All... We've had an exciting last couple of weeks here. About 10 days ago we brought home our NEW TRAILER! It's official. We are now 'Trailer Trash'!!! LOL!!! This is how she looked during our walk through at the dealership... Jim drove us home, but first, a stop at Menards to buy some supplies!… Continue reading Bringing Home The Trailer and Locating A Parking Space