Well,,,,, we are full timing at last. We put our name on the list almost 2 yrs ago at the same place we have had our barge birthed and a vacancy came up. We got just the spot we had hoped for. This place is great. It's located on Lake Tawakoni in Texas. It's about 40 mins east of Dallas. It is the Cat Fishing Capital of Texas. We moved our Gulf Stream out here and got set up with a small deck, gazebo, and a storage building to handle the…Continue
Posted on August 19, 2017 at 7:45pm — 2 Comments
Now I admit I am a texan through and through, and I may be a little predjudist about some things, but this needs to be told. We just got back from our last road trip up to S. Dakota where we did the Mt Rushmore thing along with Custer and Crazy Horse. A few check-offs from our "bucket list". When we got to Hot Springs, S. Dakota it was gettin on about noonish and we had an appetite building. My wife/friend/navigater said we ought to stop and eat lunch at one of the local cafe's. She had a…Continue
Posted on August 15, 2011 at 11:35am — 1 Comment
Being the proud owner of "The Texas T" (1990 Southwind), and priding myself in still being mobile enough (at 64) to take care of the repairs and upkeep of our home away from home. I thought I had met my match with the daunting task of replacing the front suspension air bags after the starboard one blew out on our last trip to the Texas coast.
After receiving the replacement kit and the less than detailed instruction sheet, it occured to me that I was expected to insert these two…Continue
Posted on February 6, 2011 at 12:29am — 14 Comments
As is the case with so many things in life, once again it is the little things that you can't see changing, that will cause you the most grief.
As mentioned in our status before Thanksgiving, we loaded the Ol Texas T with all the food and supplies that might be needed by the army of a small country and hit the road for the Texas coast taking the road less traveled. We were to…Continue
Posted on December 26, 2010 at 2:21pm — 1 Comment