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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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Three mode camping

As I'm trying to rig up the trailer, I think about camping in three modes: 1) Full hookups – water, electric, and sewer (and in some places, bonus services like free wifi and cable TV) 2) Partial hookups – water and electric (but no sewer) 3) Dry Camping (no hookups…

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Who is Milo McIver?

We found another spot not too far from home called Milo McIver State Park.  It's wooded and pretty and there's a big reservoir there that looks like it might be good for kayaking.   This was the view up from our campfire: We stayed here for a couple days but…

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Franciscan Starburst

We managed to put together a set of these vintage dishes for our Airstream using ebay and a few other online sellers:  (Posted by Laura)

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Finding some paradise

Today we planned to go have brunch with my mom at her house in Kelso, WA and decided we'd move the Airstream to a Washington State Park called Paradise Point State Park.  We knew it was probably not really going to be Paradise since it was right off of I-5,…

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Getting Connected

Since we have to work on the road most of the time (we run an internet-related business) one of the main things that enables us to use our trailer a lot is the a good internet connection.  If we have a good system for getting connected, we can do a…