We’re Connected!

 Posted by at 12:04 am  Nick's Blog
Jul 132015
 

As I’ve said many times, there is no more beautiful place on earth than the Oregon coast. But one big drawback for a lot of RVers is the difficulty of getting online in many places. The combination of having few cell towers outside of the larger towns and the rough terrain makes getting a signal […]

Jan 262014
 

My friend John Huggins from Living the RV Dream is a lot more technically inclined than I am, and the other night when we were having dinner with John and his pretty wife Kathy, we were talking about how far technology has come in the 15 years we’ve been fulltime RVers. No, we didn’t always […]

Jul 282012
 

The internet is a powerful tool that has changed the world in more ways than I can count. From the comfort of our RVs, we can log onto the World Wide Web from wherever we may be parked and communicate with our family and friends, read the news, do our shopping, pay our bills, and […]

Apr 282012
 

Yesterday afternoon we mailed off the last of the new issue of the Gypsy Journal, and breathed a big sigh of relief that that job was over until next time. Somebody asked me a while back why we didn’t switch to a monthly publication instead of bimonthly. I told him that Miss Terry’s response to […]

MiFi And Mattresses

 Posted by at 12:41 am  Nick's Blog
Apr 272012
 

Several people have written to ask if the replacement for the 4G MiFi from Verizon is any better than the first one. So far, so good, but I’ve only had it for a couple of days now. But so far it hasn’t crashed yet and it has stayed locked onto the 4G signal with no […]

102°!

 Posted by at 12:51 am  Nick's Blog
Apr 222012
 

That’s right, it was 102° here in the East Mesa/Apache Junction area yesterday. And it’s supposed to be even hotter today! This is no place for a chubby RVer like me to be. 🙁 We spent most of the day at home yesterday, trying to avoid the heat. We have been pleased to discover that […]

Apr 212012
 

Yesterday was one of those days where we had some success, as well as frustration, to temper the mood. Our billing period for Verizon ends on the 19th of every month. I knew that we were getting close to our 5 GB limit on our Mifi, so we stopped using it a couple of days […]