There is no better use of a smart phone’s wealth of information than when you are traveling. You can locate anything and learn everything if you just have the right apps loaded. Here is a list of the apps we find most useful when we travel. Most are completely free and a some cost a few bucks but in our opinion are worth every penny. Maps by Google (Google Play) (iTunes) – The Google Maps app for phones and tablets makes navigating your world faster and easier. Find the best spots in town …

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Not sure why people can’t seem to stay out of my personal space. Seems like everywhere I go people just have a need to invade my zone. It is like I have this orbit around me and these irritating little asteroids just keep zipping in and out of it. The other day we went over to Mackinac Island. As most of you are well aware, there are no cars allowed on the island. There are, however, tons of bicycles everywhere. As, like guns, I don’t believe that bikes are the …

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First there was the Desktop PC, then the Laptop, followed shortly by the Notebook, next up was the Tablet and finally the Smart Phone. Currently we are being introduced to the Smartwatch. Can you see the trend? Everything keeps getting smaller. Don’t get me wrong, I love technology and making it accessible anytime I need it is great. Teenagers don’t even need to remember things anymore, they can just ask; “Siri” or “Google Now” or “Cortana” or whatever voice assistant is lurking inside their smartphone anything they need to know. …

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This is a list of things to do before you tuck your RV away for its long winter nap.Clean exterior side walls, roof and awnings Clean exterior side walls, roof and awnings Retract awning Check roof seams Lube TV antenna Stow cords & hoses Check battery levels Remove/ store batteries Check tire pressure Cover tires Cover refrigerator, stove, furnace and water heater vents Plug any opening on the under-side that critter can invade Retract stabilizer jacks Shut-off propane valves Cover gas regulator Drain water tanks Disconnect AC power Check engine …

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Every once in a while you run into those campers who don’t want to play nice. They don’t realize that there are other people who share the same space as they do. They don’t understand how their behavior affects those around them. Meet our new neighbors. We were first introduced when we heard a kid screaming out of the RV windows “I see it, I see our campsite, It’s over there!” from across the park. Then we see a 1960’s Winnebago come to a screeching stop in front of us. It quickly …

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