Monthly Archives: February 2013

Canyon Lake RV Resort Park Review

Park Name: Canyon Lake RV Resort Date Visited: 1/14/13 = 2/11/13 Address: 4770 N Mayberry Road, Mission, TX Our Rating: 5 (1 = awful – 10 = top notch) Web address: http://www.canyonlakervresort.com/ Fee: Daily:  $35.00 Weekly: $195.00 Monthly:  $425.00 Location: Nicely situated away from the hustle & bustle but close to Walmart etc. Amenities: W/S/50a, … Continue reading »

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Moving Day: Balmorhea, TX To Ft. Bliss/El Paso, TX

After a good nights sleep we left our parking spot just before 8:00 am.  Shortly after setting out on I-10 we were presented with a gorgeous view of the Davis Mountains.  We had them in our forward view for almost 20 miles before we passed alongside them.  Wow!  What a gorgeous way to start the … Continue reading »

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Moving Day: Kerrville, TX To Balmorhea, TX

We pulled out of Buckhorn Lake RV Park at 8:41 am, almost 20 minutes before our anticipated 9:00 am.  There were several rigs that had already pulled out and several others were preparing to hit the road.  We stopped and said our goodbyes to a few people who were outside preparing to head out as … Continue reading »

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Sweetheart Rally: Day 5

Our morning was spent straightening up and putting things in their ‘moving’ homes.  Michael worked outside getting things ready for us to leave tomorrow while I worked on getting things put away inside.  Our plan is to hit the road about 9:00 am tomorrow.  We have about 300 miles to drive to our stop for … Continue reading »

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Sweetheart Rally: Day 4

Last night just as we sat down to dinner my glasses broke.  The arm just came off…and not where they screw together.  Thankfully, I had my old pair and was able to use them until I can get a replacement pair.  I went online at ZenniOptical and went into my history and ordered the exact … Continue reading »

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Sweetheart Rally: Day 2 & 3

There’s always lots going on at rally’s and this one’s no exception. Yesterday afternoon a group of about 12 or so took a ride to Tweety’s in Boerne (an RV Superstore) about 45 miles south or so.  Michael made the trip and came home with a few ‘goodies’ as did most everyone else that went. … Continue reading »

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Sweetheart Rally – Day 1

We are no longer alone in the back 40 (goat farm)!  Yesterday when we got home from our day of adventure we had a Landmark parked next to us and by careful elimination we realized it was Dan & Ann Mayer.  We met Dan very briefly at the Boerne rally last October.  Then this afternoon … Continue reading »

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Empty Cross, Scrappy, F’Burg…But No Bats!

Our morning started off nicely with a visit from Bette Dick (& Milo) and Jay Coffman, who both braved the hike down to the Goat Farm to visit us.  We discussed our plans for the day and decided on going into Fredricksburg with a couple of stops along the way. Lou & Bette decided to … Continue reading »

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Moving Day: Mission, TX To Kerrville, TX

We pulled out of Canyon Lake RV Park just before 8:00 am and arrived at the rest area on 281 just north of the inspection point about 9:15 am.   We were meeting the Wolbeck’s, Coffman’s & Evans’ at so that we could all caravan to Kerrville.  The other three rigs pulled in a different … Continue reading »

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Impromptu Potluck & Church Of The Week

Today we continued with our ‘attend a new church every weekend’ quest.  Today we chose to attend mass at St. Paul’s Catholic Church in Mission.  We had a full house (standing room only for some) due to a bunch of teens that attended a ‘Relationship & Sexuality’ Retreat.  At the end of mass the kids … Continue reading »

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