Our fold up boat solution for fishing and sightseeing


When we lived in coastal Texas, we always had a boat or kayaks for fishing so when we retired and knew we would be traveling in our truck camper we needed a new plan.  The kayaks weren’t an option because …

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Discovering North Alabama


With this three-month stint camp hosting in Central Alabama at the Corp of Engineer’s Foscue Creek Campground, we wanted to do some exploring.  Our friends were camping at  different parks in North Alabama, so we headed off on a couple …

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Selecting and managing clothing in a small space


For those of you that live in an RV or travel extensively, you are masters of planning and organizing clothing.  Especially in a small-space truck camper, clothes that are only needed once a year -like …I MIGHT be invited to …

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11th Hour need for Emergency ‘go-bag’


Sometimes the serendipity of travel is interrupted by severe weather events.  Severe weather can be a challenge when you are not familiar with local resources, weather patterns, history, etc. We are in Alabama this spring season and were reminded of …

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Why we are ‘working’ again and how we decided


We are on our second ‘tour of duty’ of camp hosting at Foscue Creek Campground in Demopolis, AL and several people have asked us why. Really the “why” questions really revolve around two general areas – the “why” are you …

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