I woke excited today, but as I leave my Son’s house there’s no one home and expected sadness has entered my thoughts. The last two months, while healthwise it has […]
[alert-announce]This morning I spent some time updating my profile page (About Retired Vagabond). Most of it was written and published three years ago and I needed to update some of […]
February 10th, 2014 I woke abruptly at 4:00 am. Today’s the day! At least I was able to sleep about six hours, as my anticipation is way too high to […]
The last couple of days have been a wild ride for me. Nothing new though it’s been that way for the last three or four months. I have taken on a pretty big project, packing or giving away most of the “things” it took me years to accumulate. The question is, did I try to do too much in a short period of time?
Arrived early for my fifth wheel hitch installation in Colton, California. Traffic wasn’t to bad, but there was a lot of construction along the 91/215 freeway. I wasn’t here more […]
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.
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 […]
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, […]