Don on February 28th, 2015

Friday: (02/27) Leftover chili for breakfast. After our last unlimited showers we prepared for launch. Helen’s son Jay stopped by and then Helen was off to a class and we were on the road by 1000. We stopped at Camping World to get a new plug for the sink and LPG. We also filled the […]

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Don on February 25th, 2015

Wednesday: (02/25) Helen and Lou had an appointment. I relaxed at home most of the day. We did stop by the grand opening of the Bakersfield Sprout’s Market in the afternoon. My laptop is sick so I was busy trying to get things backed up before loosing something. One of Lou’s baked omelets for breakfast. Hot […]

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Don on February 24th, 2015

Tuesday: (02/24) Busy with a little more house cleaning this morning. Otherwise just relaxing. Lou, however has been attacked by either the dog hair or pollen and is under the weather. Speaking of weather, it was a nice day today. Clear skies. Granola and boysenberries for breakfast. Leftover ribs and chili for lunch. Ribs and […]

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Don on February 22nd, 2015

Sunday: (02/22) Granola for breakfast. We visited Helen early. After a visit we headed off to tour Hart Park. Lou was hoping for more flowers on the hills. We also took a look at Kern River RV Park by Lake Ming. Doing all this worked up a hunger so we stopped at The Malt shop […]

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Don on February 21st, 2015

Saturday: (02/21) On the way into Bakersfield last week on Highway 166 I spotted a sign to the Wind Wolves Preserve which I hadn’t herd of before. In my search for  more information I noticed an entry about today’s hike by the Southern Sierra Hiking Club, a Meetup group. I signed up for the hike. […]

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Don on February 20th, 2015

Lou was busy with the shop vac cleaning the patios and the garage. I fixed a few things. The vacuum, checked and reset a “Check Engine” light on the Jeep, cleaned windshields, and most importantly, watched Lou work. Corned beef hash and eggs for breakfast. A late lunch at the Golden Corral Buffet.

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Don on February 19th, 2015

Thursday: (02/19) Sausage and pineapple cake for breakfast. Lou was off to spend the day with her friend Anita. Helen dropped me off at the mouth of the Kern River Canyon. The Kern River Parkway Trail supposedly runs from the mouth of the canyon out to Interstate 5, over 30 miles. I biked or hiked everything […]

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Don on February 18th, 2015

Wednesday: (02/18) Biscuits and gravy for breakfast. We visited some more thrift stores and other shopping around town. Mostly looking. Lunch was deep pit BBQ at Milt’s Restaurant. I really like deep pit BBQ. We made contact with my cousin Judy and her husband Don and arranged to have diner with them at the Rice […]

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Don on February 17th, 2015

Tuesday: (02/17) Another foggy morning. We were up early, enjoyed some oatmeal for breakfast and then finished packing up to roll. We took care of the tanks and hooked up the Jeep and were on the road at 0910. We even had some rain sprinkles once we were on the road. That or we knocked […]

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Don on February 16th, 2015

Monday: (02/16) Oatmeal for breakfast. We enjoyed a walk around camp. Many people are leaving. How nice. We met our neighbor, a retired Forest Service guy and discussed the Pacific Crest Trail around Lake Tahoe where he worked. Then we were off to San Luis Obispo for the day. We had a late lunch at […]

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