Monthly Archives: April 2012

Ft. Benning & Dinner With Friends

Up WAY too early this morning!  Michael had an appointment in Ft. Benning at 11:00 am (they’re an hour ahead of us so it would be 10:00 am our time) to meet with Mr. Brown.  We dropped a copy of Michael’s medical records of with Mr. Brown on April 3rd for him to go over. … Continue reading »

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On The Move: Gulf State Park, Gulf Shores, AL To Capitol City RV Park, Montgomery, AL

We pulled out of Gulf State Park at about 12:45 pm.  We stopped in Foley, Alabama (just 14 miles down the road) for lunch at Lambert’s Cafe – Home of the throwed rolls.  We’ve wanted to stop at Lambert’s for years as we used to drive by one in Missouri when we’d drive back and … Continue reading »

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Gulf Shores Rally – Day 2

We met Jim & Nancy B at 9:30 and went for breakfast at Island Pancake House.  I had eggs benedict while everyone else had pancakes and eggs.  We were each pleasantly surprised by the food….it was pretty good!  Jim even did I review for it giving it 4 out of 5 stars.  I would have to … Continue reading »

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Gulf Shores Rally – Day 1

I apologize for a very lengthy post – but rally’s are so full of FUN it’s hard to minimize it! I woke up WAY too early and couldn’t go back to sleep so I got up and checked email, FB…you know, that urgent stuff.  Then I prepared our dish for the potluck this evening, 7-Layer … Continue reading »

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Moving on: Ft Rucker, AL To Gulf State Park, AL

I had the coach ready to go except for unhooking the power and hitching up to the truck by about 10:00 am.  Michael came by about 10:30 am to hook up and move me and the coach to a parking lot by the beach until he could call it quits for the day as we … Continue reading »

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Engineer Beach RV Park Review – Ft. Rucker, Alabama

Park Name: Engineer Beach RV Park Date Visited: 4/21 – 4/26, 2012 Address: Ft. Rucker, Alabama Our Rating: 9 (1 = awful – 10 = top notch) Web address: Fee: Daily: $18 Weekly:  N/A Monthly:  N/A Location: Nice wooded area along the shore of Lake Tholocco on Ft Rucker Army Post – near Ozark, Alabama … Continue reading »

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Best Warrior – Day 3

Last night was an even later night for Michael than we had expected.  The night land nav competition was supposed to end about 11:00 pm and then they were suppose to have a meeting afterward to go over the days events so we figured he’d be home around midnight or so. I read until 11:00 … Continue reading »

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Best Warrior – Day 2

Slept til 8:15ish this morning – sure felt good!  (Unfortunately, Michael was up about at 3:30 am and out the door at 3:45 am.)  It was chilly (50 degrees) but Michael wasn’t here to start a fire so I gave it the old college try and was able to get a nice fire going!  Ahhh… … Continue reading »

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Best Warrior – Day 1

Up at 6:15 am again today to get Michael off to work by 7:30 am.  It was chilly again this morning – great CAMPING weather!  We ‘made’ a fire again and I even put a pair of socks on my feet (if you know me…this is quite unusual!)  to warm them up!  I spent the … Continue reading »

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Roughing It, In Style.

Got up at 6:15 am so that Michael could get ready for work and I could make him some breakfast before he left.  While I made breakfast (scrambled eggs, bacon & banana bread) Michael made a fire to warm himself…  LOL Michael left just about 7:30 am to head over to pick up the weapons … Continue reading »

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