On the way to Big Bend National Park, we stopped at Amistad National Recreation Area and Marathon, TX. We also took a day trip to Seminole Canyon to see our friend, Louise. At Amistad, we stayed at the Laughlin Airforce Base FamCamp at Amistad Reservoir. We enjoyed the sunsets and view of the lake. We … More On Our Way to Big Bend
On our way toward Big Bend NP, we stopped at Lake Casa Blanca International State Park and Garner State Park. Lake Casa Blanca is just outside of Laredo, TX. It’s a good place to stay if you want to go into Nuevo Laredo, Mexico. The campground and lake were not great, but we did see … More Lake Casa Blanca and Garner State Park, Texas
We stayed at Port A RV Resort at Port Aransas, TX for the month of January, 2019. We spent most of our time on the beach: walking Cooper, hiking the jetty, riding bikes, and just relaxing. I bought a trash grabby thingy and sometimes we took a bucket and picked up trash on the beach, … More Port Aransas
STUFF: On the road, we often end up in conversations with other travelers and vacationers about downsizing. We meet people frequently who are in the process of downsizing, or want to begin, but are not ready. It is overwhelming. There are some great books, websites, and YouTube videos out there to support you if you … More How’s Minimalism Working Out?
Our dog, Cooper, is an very lucky dog. He gets tons of attention, now that Al and I are retired. He seems to really like his space under the table, where he can keep close track of our activities in the Airstream. He gets long walks, tug games and water play. As a New Mexican, … More How’s Cooper Doing?
We meet quite a few people who wonder how we live in such a small space. If we wanted, we could live in a big Class A or 5th wheel, and have a washer and dryer, much more storage, a fireplace for those chilly mornings, and slide outs to expand the living space into a … More How’s the Airstream?
Texas has a number of nice state parks. I lost count of how many we have visited since we got here, but it’s been…muchos. We also visited Austin, Waco, Wichita Falls, and other towns along the way.