First snow in River Falls, WI, on October 27, 2017


We failed to meet our goal of being south of the snow line this year! October 27th and in River Falls, Wisconsin, there is measurable snow on the ground and it is getting deeper. The RV is doing well with the mild temperatures in the mid and lower 30’s. Our electric heat works fine most of the time but the LP gas furnace occasionally kicks … Continue reading Failure!

Are You Sure We Didn’t See That Tree Before?

September 30, 2017 In Michigan there are about 27 billion trees and it seems like we have seen every single one of them this week!  After a while they begin to look the same, even though we purposefully tried to avoid the same route back across the U.P. so we would not see the same trees twice.  The cats are really adapting to the travel … Continue reading Are You Sure We Didn’t See That Tree Before?

St. Ignace, MI – Mackinac Island

September 27, 2017 Made our way to our favorite island yesterday in the afternoon.  The water was really choppy going over with a 10MPH wind, but was far worse returning with a 20MPH head wind.  Even some of the “locals” were commenting on the big waves we hit, the Shephler’s Ferryline captain did a great job at minimizing the impacts.  After an amazing diner style … Continue reading St. Ignace, MI – Mackinac Island