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Tumalo State Park

Went for a walk along the Deschutes River right from the campground this afternoon, and took some shots with my iPhone.     (Posted by Laura)      

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LED vs Halogen

The new trailer has 31 halogen light sockets (at 10W each) plus a closet light, a shower light, and a patio/step light. All on at the same time, these would be a total of about 340W. I've just finished replacing them all with LED arrays. Each LED array is a…

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Heading Southish

Today we left Silver Falls and headed south with the idea of La Pine, south of Bend, OR.  Here are some snaps along the way:   (Dam at Detroit Lake) (Coming over Santiam Pass)   (Nice shadows in the snow)   (Poppin' out of the sunroof)   (Mount Washington)   (Three Sisters mountains)   (This is…

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Silver Falls

Today we left Champoeg and headed to Silver Falls for one night.  Got the Airstream parked and headed for some falls!  I took all these with my iphone…especially fun when the trail goes behind the waterfalls.   (Posted by Laura)

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I moved!

I broke down camp (including awning and little cute blinky lights) and hitched up the new (longer, bigger) trailer and towed it for the first time by myself. Sure, it was just over to the other loop of the campground….so what. It could have been anywhere. I wanted the practice,…

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Patience

Kevin is the most patient marshmallow roaster I know.  He holds them just the right amount over the flame, slowly turning them so they develop that perfectly golden exterior.  The interior gets gooier and gooier, and pretty soon they start to look like they're going to drop off the stick…

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Floor Plan

The more nights we chalk up in our new Airstream the more I appreciate this floor plan. I believe tonight will be our 23rd in a row, and nothing bugs me about it. At all. It's extremely livable and at this point I still haven't felt the need for more…

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New Grill

We picked up this super cute orange grill at Camping World the other day to replace our BabyQ:    It's called the O Grill and it comes in a bunch of fun colors!  They only had one left and it was orange, which, coincidentally is the color I'd have chosen.…

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