October in Playa Venao

Hello from Panama! We arrived back at our “Slice of Heaven” in late September, just in time to prepare for spending the month of October in an apartment on the beach in Playa Venao. We’ve visited the area many times over the years,and it’s definitely a “happy place” for the both of us. Below is…

Visiting the Sinagoga’s

On the way back to Livingston, TX from the Family Motorcoach Rally in Minot, ND, we stopped for a couple of nights near Pawnee City, NE to visit some long-time friends who retired there from Bullhead City, AZ. Larry and Nancy Sinagoga own nearly 100 acres just outside of town. Larry built a beautiful home…

At Home in Livingston, TX

While in the US, our home base is the Escapee’s “Rainbow’s End” campground in Livingston, TX, about an hour or so northeast of Houston. We signed up about three years ago to acquire one of the extremely limited long-term lease lots. In January of this year, we were notified that we finally had moved up…

Journey North to Minot, ND

We decided early this year to attend the 100th Rally presented by the Family Motor Coach Association in Minot, ND, scheduled for August 14-16. Neither of us have ever visited North Dakota, much less Minot. Despite the rainy weather, we had a great time. The town really turned up the hospitality for our group, even…

Road Trip to Boquete, Panama

Our second road trip in our new car took us to the beautiful mountain community of Boquete. There is quite a large ex pat community in Boquete, and we have visited the area several times over the years. We’ve never been disappointed in its beauty. According to Wikipedia: “Boquete is a small mountain town located…

The Texas Hill Country

One of the many areas of our adopted home state of Texas that’s been on the bucket list is the wine growing region of the Texas Hill Country. We chose the German settlement of Fredericksburg as home base for our visit. Jimmy chose a “unique” motor court hotel for our stay. It was quite an…