We set out from Southern California, heading north on 395 through mountain passes headed 7 hours north to Minden, NV for a worship weekend that David was leading at a church there! We stopped one night at the Alabama Hills free wild camping site and we were smitten! We pulled into the closest open site […]Read More Lovely Lake Tahoe
We left the balloon fiesta, and headed west. The sights on this drive from Albuquerque to Arizona, were of gorgeous mountains and cliffs. We made a couple nights stop at Verde Valley RV Resort in Cottonwood, AZ, and visited Old Town Cottonwood, which has lots of shops and restaurants to eat at the Crema Café, […]Read More Seals, Sea Lions, and Southern California Beaches
I was so excited when I realized that our travels would be bringing us through Albuquerque at the time of the hot air balloon fiesta that they have every year! I had seen pictures of and heard about this event, but it never occurred to me that we would actually be able to go! I […]Read More An experience of a lifetime at the Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta
We were ready to head out of Tawakoni, TX, so we piled in the RV to star our journey west towards New Mexico for the Balloon Fiesta that was in just a couple of days. On the way over we met David’s Dad at Hutchins BBQ in McKinney, TX. It was a great meal! They […]Read More Canyons, Cadillacs, and RVs in Amarillo
David had been to Texas before, but for the rest of us, this state was a first time visit! We spent our first two weeks in Texas at Lake Tawakoni Thousand Trails in East Tawakoni. It was a toasty 95 degrees on the warm days and the pool was closed for the season. They did […]Read More First time in Texas!