With a sudden work trip to DC interrupting our northward-bound movement, we ended up with a two week stop in Orange County (referred to as the O.C.) s...

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Holy Jim and the O.C.

We’ve talked about making the trip out to Catalina Island since we were here last winter, and once we discovered that we could get Colette’s boat ...

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Catalina Island


We thoroughly enjoyed our entire time at the Chula Vista RV Resort for many reasons, from the nightly sunsets over the San Diego Harbor to the wonderf...

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Santee Shuffle

Sycuan Casino Camping

If we did a key word search through our posts I’m guessing a popular phrase would be “good thing we’re flexible”.   That holds true for t...

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Sycuan Casino

Another gorgeous day sailing out of the San Diego Harbor into the Pacific in search of whales and dolphins, this time aboard Captain Guy’s 60’ 192...

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The Allure of Sailing

What better way to spend a Saturday than sailing!   Good friends, good food, and good adult beverages with our sailing compadre Chris and crew ab...

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Living The Dream

Sometimes, boys gotta be boys.  And that means he-man boy-time in the man cave of your choice.    Since my buddy Silk just picked up a ...

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Boys Gotta Be Boys

It’s not every day you get to see a power plant implode, so I rolled out of bed at o’dark thirty and joined a few hundred people on the banks of s...

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Good day for an explosion

We arrived on “the Big Island” mid-day on an easy inter-island flight through Honolulu.  After stopping for groceries and getting settled in ...

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The Big Island, Hawaii