Jun 282014

I wrote in yesterday’s blog that after working a lot of hours this past week finishing the new issue of the Gypsy Journal, I planned to spoil myself and sleep in, and that’s just what I did! We got to bed about 3 a.m. and woke up about 10:30. I guess I needed it; I’m […]

Is That Blue Sky?

 Posted by at 12:02 am  Nick's Blog
May 042014

Is it true? Could it be possible? Was that really blue sky we saw overhead yesterday? If so, it was the first time in the week we’ve been parked here at Elkhart Campground. Not that it was a nice day by any means; a cold wind blew hard all day long, rattling our slide toppers […]

Nov 282013

The wind blew hard all Tuesday night at the Pima County Fairgrounds and the slide topper awning over our bedroom slide rattled and flapped so much it was like sleeping inside a bass drum. We had the slide toppers replaced a couple of years ago by a mobile awning guy in Apache Junction and he […]

Feb 122011

The fabric on the slide topper awnings on the two slide rooms on our motorhome had become very frayed and nasty looking, so when we were here in Apache Junction last year, we had a mobile awning repair company replace  them. Since the company was recommended by a friend who is an A&E factory rep, […]

A Rude Awakening

 Posted by at 4:19 am  Nick's Blog
Aug 222010

I got a rude awakening early yesterday morning, when my dream about having my very own harem was interrupted by a large, cold drop of water plopping down onto my forehead. Instantly, Brittany, Bambi, Tabitha, Tanya, and the rest of my “girls” disappeared and I bolted upright in bed, just in time for another dollop […]

Enough Already!

 Posted by at 7:15 am  Nick's Blog
May 032010

Okay, I am officially fed up with the wind, snow, and cold here in northern Arizona! All night Saturday the wind rocked our motorhome, and our slide topper awnings  flapped like they were going to tear themselves apart. Sometime about dawn the wind finally stopped, and then it became very quiet. We lived here long […]