Archive for December, 2009
Are We Having Fun Yet? September – October 2009
As with any home, wheels or no wheels, when you purchase it used, you end up spending a lot of money and time “making it your own.” The same goes for us and RV-103. Though the RV was in great shape overall, much work had to be done to turn her into our home. Systems [Read More]
09-10/2009 Closing Out Old Lives.
One of the tasks that is always required when starting a new life is the sometimes messy business of closing out the old lives. Accounts need paid off, closed, notices given, moving and storage done, etc. I know there is a poor economy, but I was surprised at how some of [Read More]
Gypsy found a 2004 Coachman Santara 37 ft long for sale in TN. She found it through the RV Dreams site which connects you with private sellers. The price was right, the downpayment was right, and the terms right. What was left was knowing if the RV was right or not. [Read More]
Finding the right RV: July – August 2009
When I first decided to take an early retirement from KSC, Gypsy and I quickly realized we had an opportunity to follow our dream of traveling the country in an RV. Neither one of us had ever done something like that before and had many questions. Determining what type of [Read More]
Welcome to RV-103 Discovery!
The commander and crew of Discovery welcome you to the Missions of RV-103! Gypsy is a professional of 20+ years and a very tolerant and patient woman when it comes to me. Our fearful leader, Commander Merlin, is our cat and she is neither patient nor tolerant. Sometimes I [Read More]