Don on March 29th, 2016

Tuesday: (03/29) We started with a visit to Walmart to fill our drinking water bottles. Then we had breakfast at Arizona Charlie’s Buffet. Fortunately the Jeeps supplemental brake system seemed to be good today. We were finally on the road at 1030. We headed down Highway 95 and stopped in Quartzsite at the Grub Steak […]

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Don on March 28th, 2016

Monday: (03/28) Last night we heard there might be 60 mile per hour gusts. When we got up this morning it was calm but we did have a good breeze this morning about 0400. We prepared to leave after granola for breakfast. As we were dumping the breeze camp up and on our way East […]

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Don on March 1st, 2016

Tuesday: (03/01) Granola for breakfast. We finished our packing and hit the road about 0930. We enjoyed ¬†stop at the rest stop near Donner lake where there was still some snow. It was way past lunch time when we stopped at Louis’s Basque restaurant in Reno. Unfortunately they weren’t serving until 5pm so we checked […]

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Don on November 7th, 2014

Friday: (11/07) We started the morning with desert at Jerry’s Nugget Casino in North Las Vegas after an early departure from our camp at Lake Mead. After breakfast, I headed over to Napa Pottery shop to get some planters we had seen earlier. Lo an Dawn were off to get a book Dawn had seen […]

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Don on November 4th, 2014

Monday: (11/03) Sausage eggs and hash browns for breakfast. We went to the scooter repair shop and the mechanic confirmed my opinion that the scooter would be difficult to repair and my fix will probably work for a while so no repairs made. We then shifted into thrift store mode visiting several around town. We […]

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Don on November 1st, 2014

Saturday: (11/01) We got up early a little after 0400 and hit the road. The rain had mostly stopped. We beat the sun low in our eyes both because we were so early and because it was cloudy. We arrived at Aunt Helen’s about 0630. We all went to Milt’s restaurant for breakfast. While the […]

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Don on May 23rd, 2013

Thursday:¬†(05/23) Cereal for breakfast. We left Ely just before 11am heading West on Highway 50. We stopped for gas in Austin and Fallon, had dinner at the Nugget in Sparks enjoying their buffet and made it to Fairfield by 1030. There, a semi truck tried to occupy our lane while we were already in it […]

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Don on May 22nd, 2013

Wednesday: (05/22) Steel Cut Oatmeal for breakfast. We decided to cut our Great Basin visit short and prepared to roll. We took Highway 50 West to Ely where we spent the day. Ely seems to be a really nice town. We had lunch at the local Ridley Market. I had a nice pastrami Pannini sandwich, […]

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Don on May 20th, 2013

Monday: (05/20) We were up early to be ready for the mechanics whenever our parts arrive. Lou made scones with bacon for breakfast. Dawn and I visited the Thrift store and I got quite a few travel picture books and guides. Lou made Chinese chicken salad for lunch. Last time we were here when I […]

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Don on February 10th, 2013

Sunday: (02/10) Baked ham, pepper, and onion omelet for breakfast. We buttoned up the RV and cruised on down the Northshore Highway down to Boulder Beach near Hoover Dam. We had lunch at the hacienda Casino and then stopped at Hoover Dam for a look. Dinner was a Greek salad, lettuce, olives, artichokes, and feta […]

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