When Pookie and I decided to embark on this journey we came up with this crazy idea that we could go anywhere so long as she could find this remote job that would be the answer to our unfortunate need for money to finance the adventure. I wish Regina would run on hugs and well wishes but 6 mpg is going to require some cash. In the beginning there was a lot of dreaming and what if-ing on our part. In reality that’s kind of where the adventure begins. We talked about where we wanted to go and the places we wanted to see. We even bought a map of the US and stuck pins in all the important places so we could try and plan a route. We told Dozer about all the amazing walks he could go on and piles of poop he could sniff. We didn’t really have a clue how we were going to get there but talking about it and thinking about it kind of motivated us to keep after this thing we wanted to do. I don’t know if I want to call it dream. Sure I thought it would be fun, the three of us exploring the country together. But I honestly wasn’t sure we could make it happen when we came up with this. Continue reading “A Theory Tested “
We mounted our Specialized 2015 Camber 29er and 2015 Jett 29er in our 1977 VW Bus that we are towing with our 1998 Fleetwood Pace Arrow RV.
We mounted the bikes to a Rock and Roll Bed that we made using plans from JustKampers.com We used to keep a futon mattress on top of it when we camped in the bus. Now it is perfect to store our bikes!
Our first ‘bigger’ project was to make leveling ramps for our RV. Our South Florida driveway is slanted too much for our leveling jacks. No fingers or toes were harmed in the process of this project and they ramps turned out great!