Beginners Begin Coastal Construction

We’ve been here for months working on our future house, and it’s finally time to talk about construction, y’all! That’s mostly because we finally have photos of something other than an empty lot to share. We lived in Florida for years but never this close to the coast, so coastal construction has been an education … Read more Beginners Begin Coastal Construction

A Short Sojourn at Three Rivers State Park

It was unbelievably hot, it was incredibly humid, and it rained a lot. We really enjoyed it. Diligent readers will know that we made the decision the remain in the Florida panhandle for the remainder of 2020, giving up on the dream of spending the summer at the Great Lakes in order to minimize our … Read more A Short Sojourn at Three Rivers State Park

Postcard from St. George: Eclectic Architecture

As we hunker down on the Forgotten Coast, our main outdoor activity is walking on St. George Island. Since the beaches remain closed, we walk on the paved multi-use path that runs parallel to the main road for six miles from the state park through the core residential and commercial area of the island. We … Read more Postcard from St. George: Eclectic Architecture

We Are All Strangers in a Strange Land, Longing for Home

Or at least that’s the situation for full-time RVers like us in the current pandemic environment. It’s not completely obvious how best to follow the instruction to “stay home” when, as RVers like to say, “Home is where we park it.” For the estimated 1 million people in the US who live full time in … Read more We Are All Strangers in a Strange Land, Longing for Home