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Camping Pt.2: Family

Yesterday I wrote about a couple of my previous experiences camping as a young adult. As fun and memorable as those camping trips are, those days needed to remain in my past. 765 more words


Living in my car!?

I’ve been snapchatting (snapchat: AustinCCook) my journey living in my car for the last month and a lot of people have been asking questions so I thought i’d give you all the juicy tid bits. 1,055 more words

Roughing It

Rosie is still doing her best to get Jean involved in some fun and relaxing activities. However, Jean is not used to “roughing it”. This one might be too much for her! 11 more words

Pretty Rough Going

Roughing It

by Mark Twain

I’m a big fan of Mark Twain’s writing, and usually of his views and perceptions of the world. But this book, I’ll confess, was not one of my favorites. 440 more words

Book Review

The Four Seasons of Tents

I know, I know, I’m not batting a very good average over the past six weeks.  Actually, this will be the third newsletter in six weeks which would put me at a .500 batting average, which is actually very good, but most of my readers aren’t from the north so you care very little about baseball and would not know that .500 is a good batting average.  956 more words


In a Tent

One child is asleep

one is restless

and I’m exhausted

Husband is off showering

Washing off the sweat of the day’s work

Setting up camp… 98 more words


Guest post from Wendy L. Huston Robinson

I was born in Des Moines, Iowa but only lived there for a few years. My parents had a bug to be elsewhere and for a while, we travelled around.

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