January 15th, 2014 Happy New Year. Well I seem to be behind posting. I started this post right before Christmas. My goal once I get on the road is to definitely […]
Retired, traveling with my Sidekick Jagger, pursuing the life of a "Retired Vagabond" and blogging about my adventures along the way.
It’s nice being in Montana again, even though the weather is “sub zero”! It’s now my home base as I start my full time RV adventure. I have a few tasks I need to accomplish here before flying back to my mess, packing in Southern California.
Today we set out for a visit to the local National Park Ranger office. There we will get my “Senior Pass” for the National Parks and buy a “Christmas tree tag”.
After getting very little sleep last night I awoke early and we were out the door on our trip to Montana. Even though I was was sleepy, I still was unable to rest during the morning drive while riding in the back seat, but as the sun started to come up about ninety miles outside of Las Vegas, Nevada sleep started to catch up with me.
Travel Journal – November 30, 2013 It’s surreal, my dreams and planning are starting to come together today as travel to Montana, the “Big Sky Country” to establish my future […]
I continue to eliminate, pack for storage and put items aside for moving into my fifth wheel in February. It’s a long and mostly slow process seemlying easy, but in reality when deciding wheather giving away or throwing away cherished items that have memories, remains very difficult. I still can’t […]
Well my packing continues. Just going through all the things I have collected over the years continues to overwhelm me. I knew it would be difficult, but I never thought […]
Travel Journal – November 13, 2013 Packing up a lifetime worth of memories and personal stuff is hard. I knew it would be, that’s why I started several months before […]
Travel Journal – November 5, 2013 I pictured retirement as kicking back a little, but it’s been a busy week going through items I want to save and others to […]
My decision to retire was a hard one for me. After working since I was 13, work had become an important part of my life. I had several “false” starts, one was just before the market went to pot in 2007-08. Since it was a major hit to my nest […]
After months of research and a little stress, I ordered a new 31 foot, “Reflections” fifth wheel last week in preparation for my adventure. My plan is to take delivery […]
My decision to retire was a hard one for me. After working since I was 13, my work had become an important part of life. I had several “false” starts, […]