Author Archives: Kelly

NASCAR Xfinity Race & The Ark Encounter

This past weekend Michael and I drove down to Kentucky to attend the NASCAR Xfinity race in Sparta.  PTB sponsored three races for Spencer Boyd and this was the last of the three.  Our sons, Dan and Zack, went to the first in Chicago and we raffled off the second on in Daytona. The race … Continue reading »

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Friends & Family Rally

We traveled from Mt Horeb, Wisconsin to Elkhart, Indiana (about 280 miles) on Tuesday, July 3rd.  We’re parked at the Elkhart Campground in Elkhart for a week and are here for the Friends and Family rally. Zack and Kelsea followed us down on the 4th and are parked next to us for the long weekend.  … Continue reading »

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Mount Horeb/Verona, WI

Sunday morning, Kelsea was sweet enough to help me key in some inventory counts into Quickbooks and with her help the task got done MUCH faster than if I’d done it alone.  Muah!  Thanks, Kels! That afternoon we all headed over to Dan and Amanda’s for some family time.  The cousins played inside, outside, upstairs, … Continue reading »

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Travel Day: Hudson, WI to Mount Horeb, WI

Friday night’s boondocking experience did not go as planned.  We went to bed about 8:30 pm and were quite comfy until the generator/air conditioner turned off about 1:15 am.  Michael got up and restarted the generator and the ac came back on but turned off about 10 or 15 minutes.  Michael got up again and … Continue reading »

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Bismarck, ND to Hudson, WI

Another LONG travel day (450 miles) ahead of us we were up much too early (5:30 for me, 6:00 for Michael) Michael had a quick bite to eat – cereal and I took my yogurt in the truck.  We were out the door hitching up about 7:15 am and pulled out of the park (after … Continue reading »

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Miles City, MT to Bismarck, ND

Tuesday we turned out the light about 9:45 pm and I was up about 7:00 am…Michael followed about half an hour later or so. We answered some emails, Michael got a couple of phone calls and we had a quick breakfast (hard boiled eggs and a pastry from yesterday’s visit to Wheat Montana). Compared to … Continue reading »

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Travel Day: Missoula, MT to Miles City, MT

We were up about 7:15 and didn’t mess around much….pretty much got dressed, gathered our stuff and headed out the door. When you overnight in a Cracker Barrel parking lot it’s just appropriate to thank them by having breakfast in their fine establishment, don’t ya think??  We think so too…so that’s just what we did.  … Continue reading »

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Travel Sm: La Grande, OR to Missoula, MT

I’m going to try to post every day as we travel back east so I don’t have one big post at the end.  The posts shouldn’t be long…just a snippet (unless something exciting happens!) to let you know how we’re doing. We had 326 miles to travel today and being Monday the morning was a … Continue reading »

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La Grande, Oregon

Monday 6/18 was a travel day for us….just over 200 miles to La Grande, Oregon…our farthest point west on this trip. We had an uneventful trip and pulled into the Grand Hot Springs RV Resort at just about noon…just in time to see the Old Dominion truck delivering our product for the installs that were … Continue reading »

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Mountain Home, ID

We pulled out of the Wasatch View Estates RV Park at just about 9:00 am on Thursday 6/14 and made our way north on I-15/I-84…and continuing on I-84 when I-15 split off to the east. After an hour and 15 minutes on the road we crossed over into Idaho and there wasn’t much change in … Continue reading »

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