Geico …

Andrea has been a Geico customer for 35 years…. never filed a claim and insurrance costs have constantly gone up… just in case the awning repair is more than expected we decided to open a claim with Geico,….. Day 1) We called explained what happend and were told an insurrance adjuster would contact us to […]

Christmas Parade

Time is flying by, next week is Thanksgiving and christmas is not far behind.  Andrea saw some info on how to get tickets for the McAllen christmas parade and all we had to do was buy certain groceries at H.E.B and bring the receipt to some place and get free tickets. The parade is on […]

Cost of internet

I checked the bills last night and saw that TimewarnerCable / Spectrum changed the costs for internet at our home base from $34 to $59. I called them to find out if there is something that can be done pricewise and they offered to give me up to 100 Mbit for only $5 more ( […]

And then this happend….

Sunday evening, light rain showers in the area no wind worth mentioning.. We lay in bed and are snoozing off as suddenly I hear a weird PLOINK sound followed by the RV rockin one time. My first thought was someone is trying to steal the bicycles but when I got up to check I saw […]

Bentson Rio Grande Statepark / Green Jays

We went to the Bentson Rio Grande StatePark in Mission for an exploratory visit and were very impressed with the services offered. For $5 per Person …or FREE if you have the TEXAS STATEPARK PASS you have access to the park with a lot of hiking trails and bird watching blinds.  You can also take […]

1 month living fulltime in a RV

We have been fulltime living for a month in the RV now and things are finding their way and routine. Due to my military background i like the “close quarters” and the fact that it can become messy fast but can also easily cleaned up fast. Andrea has some adjustments to do, she still has […]

First time in Mexico

Sunday we decided to  take a drive to Mexico and visit what everyone is ranting and raving about. I was not impressed and I think Andrea was not either. The border crossing was very easy, we drove to the Progresso International Bridge, parked bout 200 feet from the border at a cost of $2 and […]