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A Week of Memories

We left Stone Mountain about 10:00 am on Sunday and landed in Montgomery, Alabama a little over three hours later. We’d come full circle!  We started full-timing on April 27th 2011, at the Capitol City RV Park while Michael finished out his Army career.  We lived at the park for about 16 months before we … Continue reading »

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Moving Day: Hope Hull, AL To Moss Point, MS

We had a nice relaxed morning before hitting the road about 11:00 am.  We had a nice short trip of 190 miles today.   I believe we were the only overnight guest at Montgomery South RV Park as most of the other trailers looked as though they were there permanently.  The park was quiet other … Continue reading »

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WI Heartland Rally – Day 1

What an awesome way to kick off the rally!  A breakfast potluck!  So many awesome dishes to try:  stuffed french toast, healthy waffles, several egg dishes, fruit, muffins, bacon, sausage etc.  I got up early to make Gorilla Bread, a recipe I’d not tried yet and was very happy with the way it turned out … Continue reading »

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Moving Day!!

The day we have been eagerly anticipating has arrived!  Moving Day!  We didn’t have too much to do today to head out so we took our time and were pulling out of Capitol City RV Park at 10:54 am. We stopped at Walmart (had to pass it on the way) to get ice, make an … Continue reading »

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Price Increase, No Show (again!) & Sinking In

Jonah, one of the workers here at Capitol City RV Park came by with a notice this morning that as of August 1st fees will be going up: Nightly:  $32 per night to $35 Weekly:  $140 per week to $150 Monthly:  $450 per month to $490 Looks like we are moving just in time!  We’ll … Continue reading »

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This & That

Michael continues with PT after having shoulder surgery on May 8th.  They are currently working with him on regaining his strength so he goes to PT 3 days a week right now.  Next week he is re-evaluated to see how he is progressing.  He seems to be doing very well, in my opinion.  Although there … Continue reading »

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Ft. Toulouse, Oak Mountain State Park, Van, Mini Rally & A Play…Whew!

Michael has 30 more days in the office! We made a few more finalization’s to our upcoming itinerary and I was able to make reservations at one of the parks as well.  We were up in the air as to where we wanted to stay when we come back to Montgomery at the end of August after … 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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Travel Day: Elko, GA to Montgomery, AL

Michael was up about 6:30 this morning, while I slept until about 8:00.  Unfortunately, we had to say good-bye to more friends today.  Dorothy & Eric & Larry & Sam left shortly after 8:30.  Jim & Nancy hit the road just about 9:00  and Joe & Linda pulled out shortly after 9:00. We had a … Continue reading »

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Money Saving Tip #1

With Michael’s retirement quickly approaching we try to cut corners in some areas.  Our lot rent here at Capitol City RV Park is $450 a month and that includes, water, electric, sewer, internet (this is really not a benefit as we can’t get connected) and cable. Since electric is included we try to use electric … Continue reading »

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