Monthly Archives: August 2017

Sliders, Plumbing, Doubleheader and a Fire

August 20 – 23 Sunday 8/20 – Michael got up bright and early and immediately went to work on removing the cracked grey water tank.  Once it was down he realized that he’d forgotten that there were two holes in the top of the tank – one for the gray water to enter and the other … Continue reading »

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Hope, Indiana

Saturday 8/19 We didn’t leave the house until after 11:00 am.  The days venture only took us about 20 miles from home.  We headed east to the small town of Hope, Indiana and started out sight-seeing at the town square where there is a small museum. The Yellow Trail Museum covers the history of Hope, … Continue reading »

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Indy’s Monument Circle and Scottish Rite Tours

Friday 8/18 We left home, headed north to Indianapolis, about 8:00 am to be sure to get to our destination by 10:00 am.  We wanted to give plenty of time for any traffic delays, finding parking, walking to our destination and finding where we needed to be. It’s a good thing we allotted extra time … Continue reading »

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Real Life Home Improvement

‘Home Improvement’ projects continue…after hunting down a package that was sent here to Camp Atterbury, Michael has all of the necessary pieces to get the new grey tank installed.  Woohoo! The camp host ended up with the package and somehow doesn’t know the names of the campers (whatever – insert eye roll) she sat on … Continue reading »

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No More Tippy Toilet!

So…we’ve had a ‘tippy toilet’ for  a couple of months.  Pretty much since we had our tanks cleaned while we were at the rally in Elkhart.  After the guy finished we noticed that the toilet was ‘popped’ up off the floor a bit.  Michael was able to ‘pop’ it back into place but it’s been … Continue reading »

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Awesome Day in Indianapolis

We haven’t been doing a whole lot the last few days…just kinda hanging out. Michael has a couple of bigger projects coming up (Installing the Anderson valve, replumbing the toilet & installing the new grey water tank) and has been either picking up parts at local businesses or ordering online.  One of the projects required … Continue reading »

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Rocking Chairs, Graves & Helicopters

Thursday 8/3 I had a couple of some small sight-seeing adventures planned for today and we needed to run a couple of errands so we left the house about 10:30 am. Our first stop was just a short drive from Camp Atterbury, where we’re staying at the FamCamp.  Camp Atterbury was built in 1942 as … Continue reading »

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Travel Day: Urbana, IL To Camp Atterbury, IN

Had a nice quiet night…a little warmer than we care for (no ac) but it wasn’t bad.  I was up at 7:15 and woke Michael at 8:15 (he’d taken a muscle relaxer the night before).  I wanted him to have time to wake up a bit before we headed out the door. We walked across … Continue reading »

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