Campsite Review: Elk City Lake Park

Elk City Lake Park - Elk City, OK   Located just south of Elk City, OK, Elk City Lake Park provides 5 RV sites that sit right next to the water.  The park was clean and well maintained when we visited, and had several amenities. Those included showers, toilets, a...

Journeying Thru Tennessee and North Carolina

So, the journeying begins. Wait, is journeying even a word?  Probably not. Regardless, it was the beginning of five straight weeks of nothing but family time.  Five weeks of building our relationships together, learning to live in a small space while...

Bigfoot Truck Camper Tour

The Mobile Tiny House So, I'll admit, truck campers are tiny. There's no way around it, there just isn't enough space in the vast majority of truck campers to compete with say... even a Class B motorhome. However, there is just enough space...

Coleman Memorial Conservation Area

Today I thought I’d take you through a great teensy sized hike or walk, that has the perfect location for people passing through the Southern Missouri area via I-44 or even traversing the iconic Route 66. Located just off of exit 127, in Lebanon, MO, this conservation...

Christmas Tree – Here We Come!

Gathering Firewood Part of life in the wintertime here is cutting wood.  It is the main source of heat for our home, so if we don't go out and gather it, we don't have heat.  We cut only trees that are already dead ( and have been for a while - "preseasoned"), then...

Christmas Lights for his Birthday

So, the small child is now five.  It's really rather hard to believe, as I've been trying to organize some of my photos lately and those photos of him as a newborn seem like they were just taken yesterday.  Where did the time go?  How has it passed us by so quickly?...