Author Archives: kdewez

A Dandelion in a Hurricane

It’s true the older we get, the faster time seems to go.   It’s hard to believe that February 1st was the one year anniversary of our retirement and we’ve been living full time in the RV for almost nine months. … Continue reading

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On Poaching a Pooch

Don’t panic. I’m not creeping into a neighbors yard and snatching a Shih Tzu or climbing a fence for a Frenchie. I’m planning to steal a dog that already lives in my home. Daves dog Dallas, the border collie/golden retriever mix who … Continue reading

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Catching up- Fever Christmas, Not My Dog and 2018?

WordPress keeps reminding me that I haven’t written anything for over a month.  I feel a little like the absent student who needs to turn in a months worth of homework I haven’t done. We all have those less than … Continue reading

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The RV Series- My Inside-Out Christmas

2017 has been the year of “something different,” with the word of the year being “change.” After the selling the business, the house and most of our possessions, we left New York in May with a plan to “go and … Continue reading

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The RV Series- On Blessings in Disguise

As I type this, we are supposed to be motoring our way east. We had plans to drop the coach in Indiana for some warranty work on the 19th and then drive on to Ohio to spend Thanksgiving and a little … Continue reading

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Insomnia and Me- A Weedy Ramble

We moved to Nevada to escape the highs of New York state, namely taxes and snow.
We didn’t know when we moved that Nevada was high too. Continue reading

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Another tale of Frustrating Coostemer Serbits

The call started well enough. “Tank you for calling Cheese Bank Coostemer Serbits.” Ok, not really great but I knew who I was calling. Chase Bank. Whose customer service obviously isn’t in the heartland of America. I carefully explained what … Continue reading

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A Tidy Bundle of Grief and the Ermine Button

In June, just as we were starting our full-time RV life and journey across the country, my mother died. I wasn’t there. Because mom had been adamant that there be no formal funeral service, my sister and I  decided we’d … Continue reading

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The RV Series-The Short Straw

Due to predicted high winds, we left Las Vegas a day early because nobody wants to be driving their house over the Cajon pass in 60 mph winds. The early departure meant we would have to accept whatever site was … Continue reading

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Las Vegas- Tragedy Hits Close to Home

  A little after 10 pm on Sunday, October the 1st, the city of Las Vegas Nevada was added to the sorrowful list of locations where horrific mass shootings had taken place when a madman with automatic weapons opened fire on … Continue reading

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