Over the weekend some hooligans decided to take a strool through the trailer park and see what might be in those trailers that they could put on Kijji. Electronics seem to be the choice of the thieves. However, we didn’t have any electronics in our trailer – but the thieves didn’t know that until they broke into our trailer.
Sorry to disappoint but the smallest trailer in the place didn’t hold any treasure.
The only people who are going to win in this one will be the trailer dealers who get to do the work of repairing. A broken lock, the broken window, a damaged screen door…
A couple of pictures to demonstrate the annoying problems.
On the good news side….above is a picture of a lovely new mug that I got from Philip and Amanda. I love my mug of coffee!
Tenting in California
Wendy and I have been camping on and off for almost 36 years. Our first adventure was in a tent – summer camping – but not an experience that either of us really adored. Then we borrowed a small motorhome – that was good but we spent too much on fuel just getting there. Then we rented someone’s trailer – that was better but it was old and we were novices. Finally to our own tent trailer and we were super thrilled with what we had though it was a pretty primitive trailer (compared to some).
Seven years of being in the tent trailer and we moved up to our hybrid – a travel trailer but with tent ends. We’ve had this since 2005 – twelve years now and we really love it. We feel privileged and though I know at some point this too will need to be left behind I’m not anxious to give it up!
My sisters are high-end hotel users…too bad for them I think.
The summer is rapidly coming to the end. In the next couple of weeks, I will be winterizing the trailer and we’ll be putting it away for the winter. However, with that end of season stuff comes the joy of knowing we’ll be back next summer.
Has there ever been a person who didn’t look forward to a restful vacation? Perhaps there has been but it wasn’t me, at least not this year! I could hardly wait!
Our trailer continues to age and each year I open it up in spring while holding my breath! Will the roof be leaking? Will the fridge start? Will the propane system be safe?
We are well into summer 2017 and enjoying our getaway spot. Here’s a few photos to make you wish you were with us!
Summer is a wonderful time! Join us at the lake….