Author Archives: Robbie

Roadside Oddities – Corn Snake Overlook, Gainesville FL

Seth and I were traveling south of Gainesville. At a southbound I-75 reststop is an overlook in the shape of a snake. You walk up its curvy back to its head that is pointing toward Payne’s Prairie State Park (which … Continue reading

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Downsizing – 5X6 and 32

We are making adjustments to our storage unit. Moving out of smaller ones and consolidating into a larger one.  We have dived up the space (furniture, educational/homeschool, kids, wife, and mine). My space (which is equal to wife’s, but she also has homeschool stuff in … Continue reading

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Put a pin in the map, now it serious…..

For my birthday MJ and the kids, gave me a framed map of the US to place map pins (where we are going, where we have been, where we would like to go).  Included is a blue flag for destination. … Continue reading

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BOLO – “Williams Family” ALASKA 2014

BOLO – Police slang for Be On the Lookout We put a BOLO out for a suspicious character   So my Alaskan pal (native Alaskan by the way) Lonny called and left a voice message concerned that we had wind storms here … Continue reading

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Roadside Oddities – Big John, Cape Coral FL

We haven’t left for the road, (not even close yet) so why am I posting a roadside oddity? I just realized there are some oddities nearby that need visiting. Take “Big John” in Cape Coral. He has been in Cape … Continue reading

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Downsizing – Books

Letting go of my books, more specifically letting go of my cookbooks, almost did me in. Have you seen the Discovery Channel’s show “Horders”, where people have amassed large amounts of stuff (that’s putting it nicely). Almost every show highlights … Continue reading

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Have you ever thought about living in……

A self-built log cabin, yurt, cargo container, straw-bale house, earthship, cob house, cordwood house, tumbleweed or tepee? Any guesses of which structures/houses we have thought about living in? (cabin, yurt, cargo container, straw-bale house, earthship, cob house, cordwood house, tumbleweed … Continue reading

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What are these boxes doing here?

I’m back from Alaska and our house is covered in moving boxes. Wow, MJ must have been really upset at being left at home (and not getting to go to Alaska)……  or maybe we were planning to move and MJ … Continue reading

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Alaska – the tipping point…..

I’m sure my family members will have their own unique story and experiences about getting to the point of full-time RV’ing.  Mine was Alaska……  and Alaska left fingerprints on my soul. Alaska 2012 So for the Summer of 2012 my … Continue reading

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