Sharing Some Tips

 Posted by at 12:50 am  Nick's Blog
Jul 262017
 

Most of yesterday was spent getting the initial 5,000 mile oil change and check-up on our Pacifica, then running some errands in Daytona Beach, and stopping for dinner at Hibachi Grill & Supreme Buffet, the best Chinese buffet we have found in the area. So rather than bore you with the details of all of […]

How Hot Is It?

 Posted by at 12:02 am  Nick's Blog
Aug 122016
 

A heat wave has been baking the upper Midwest, with temperatures here in northern Indiana in the 90s. Every newscast is warning people to be sure to drink plenty of fluids and to avoid strenuous activity whenever possible. So how hot is it? Yesterday I saw two trees fighting over a dog. But don’t take […]

Cool It!

 Posted by at 3:47 am  Nick's Blog
May 222013
 

In June Terry and I will begin our fifteenth year of fulltime RVing, and we love it just as much now as we did the day we drove away from our old hometown. That means that we have been living this wonderful lifestyle for almost 1/4 of our lives! And while we may not be […]

Warming Up

 Posted by at 2:38 am  Nick's Blog
Apr 192013
 

The last couple of days have been nice, with yesterday down in the mid-70s. But today it will be in the 80s and the next few days will bring us temperatures in the low 90s. Summer is on its way, and the desert is no place to be in an RV. We’re leaving Apache Junction […]

The Heat Beat Me

 Posted by at 12:35 am  Nick's Blog
Jul 062012
 

It’s a good thing I got so much writing done on my new Big Lake book the last few days, because yesterday I was pretty much worthless. A lifetime ago I got a serious case of heat stroke when I was overseas, to the point that I had to be airlifted out of the field […]

Is Comfort Worth $50?

 Posted by at 12:02 am  Nick's Blog
Apr 262012
 

How much is comfort worth to you? How about your health? How much are you willing to suffer to save $50? Over the last two days, I’ve had an exchange of e-mails with a couple who wrote to ask me for tips on staying comfortable in an RV in Arizona’s hot weather. They told me […]