Tomorrow is Driving day. We were Covid tested (negative), serviced car, saw friends, and celebrated my birthday/Easter early. We've closed up the house, added more clothes (so hard to choose), loaded the RV refrigerator and freezer, attached the car for towing, and are spending our final night in Warwick in front of the house. My To Do list has been completed but by default. I’m feeling mixed emotions. The excitement and anticipation of seeing new places and m...
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Only 7 days until we leave! Almost all appointments are complete - RV service, doctor, dentist, haircut, and two important RV mods (thanks Dave). RV service was done at the new RV division of Tasca in Cranston. They were professional, thorough, and excellent customer service, albeit taking 3 days and more money than I had budgeted. But I would highly recommend them since they found and fixed things that would have adversely impacted my trip. My To Do list is ge...
Almost ready. Cover off, loaded with everything except perishables, semi organized, and more items were checked off the to do list. I’m getting excited but Shannon is getting nervous. Can’t tell if she’s worried I’m going to take her or worried I’m not. Next week is filled with appointments and more to do items. The fantasy is to complete my to do list before I leave.
The countdown continues. 20 days until we leave. Checking off items on my to do list as fast as I can - determined the routes through 4/14, made most of the reservations, vet check, and fully vaccinated! Making progress on the rest. The next big item is pre-loading the RV with as much as I can for its service appointment on 3/22 to ensure a good alignment and wheel balance plus doing all other maintenance items.
2021 The beginning of this year has been much like 2020, with frustrating uncertainties but now with glimmers of hope. With vaccination appointments and news getting more promising, we have decided to get back on the road. We’ve been waiting a year to go exploring again and now preparations are in full gear. The current plan is to leave April 5. Appointments to make, deciding what to bring, preparing to pack, planning the food, looking at the routes/stops to ...