After accomplishing our goal of traveling through all 48 contiguous states, we returned to California, coming full circle with our journey. We spent 4 months in Temecula, CA (from December 2014 to April 2015), contemplating life and where to live, what to do for work/income, and basically where to go from there. We stayed at… Continue reading Back on the Road!
A year ago, I did something rather drastic. I shaved my head! Before our road trip, my hair was long (almost down to my waist), and I had a lot of it. The thought of washing my hair with just 6 gallons of water in a tiny shower and then blow-drying it in an equally… Continue reading Shaving My Head!!!
Day 177 (11/24/14): Hilton Head Island, SC | St. Augustine, FL | Orlando, FL After being without our home-on-wheels for 4 weeks, we finally get to pick our trailer up today! Our extended stay in Hilton Head Island, SC, has come to an end. As Justin was taking the trash out of our vacation rental… Continue reading Days 177-179: South Carolina & Florida
Days 159-176 (11/6/14-11/23/14): Hilton Head Island, SC At this point, we had visited as many places in Florida as we could before we would be working our way back towards the West Coast. With our RV still in the shop, we decided to set up camp in a vacation rental in Hilton Head Island, SC,… Continue reading Days 159-176: South Carolina
Day 157 (11/4/14): Tampa, FL | St. Augustine, FL Staying in hotels with the pups has officially gotten old. It’s time to push the pause button for our time in Florida and hunker down in Hilton Head Island, SC, as we continue waiting for our RV to be repaired. At this point, our home-on-wheels has… Continue reading Days 157-158: Florida & South Carolina
Day 151 (10/29/14): Fort Lauderdale, FL | Miami, FL Due to minimal options for pet-friendly hotels in Fort Lauderdale, we ended up staying at the Westin last night since they didn’t charge a pet fee. When we walked out to the parking lot this morning, we witnessed something completely out of the ordinary. A Corvette… Continue reading Days 151-152: Florida (Part 1)
Day 149 (10/27/14): Brunswick, GA | St. Augustine, FL After having to wait nearly a week, the day has finally come for us to take our RV in to get the leak fixed! We towed our travel trailer to Florida and handed the keys over to the Camping World in St. Augustine. Dropping our trailer… Continue reading Days 149-150: Georgia & Florida
Day 142 (10/20/14): Savannah, GA | Hilton Head Island, SC Even though we were done with Charleston, we weren't quite finished seeing South Carolina yet. We had heard great things about Hilton Head Island, SC, and wanted to visit the area. With the island being only about 30 miles from Savannah, it's actually much closer… Continue reading Days 142-143: Georgia & South Carolina
Day 121 (9/29/14): Oakham, MA | Connecticut | New York | New Jersey | Narvon, PA Yesterday we said goodbye to my family in Massachusetts and left this morning. Back on the road, we headed south along the East Coast. First we passed through Hartford, CT, then the states of New York and New Jersey.… Continue reading Days 121-122: Massachusetts, Connecticut, New York, New Jersey & Pennsylvania
Day 115 (9/23/14): Kennebunkport, ME | New Hampshire | Oakham, MA My mom has a horribly painful, debilitating nerve disease called RSD (Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy) Syndrome or CRPS (Complex Regional Pain Syndrome). She ended up having to move to the East Coast a few years ago for pain treatments. Unfortunately, treating RSD/CRPS can be very… Continue reading Days 115-116: Maine, New Hampshire, Massachusetts & Rhode Island