Time to Rest

It has been, or it feels like it has been, a longer than usual day. I am tired. I finally …

Deer in the Front Yard

I took this photo from the front porch on October 28th, 2017.  This was one of the very first deer …

New H-D Vest

Another gift card from Mom & Dad Hodde got me in the door at Bourbeuse Valley Harley-Davidson in Villa Ridge, …

Country Ninja

New Parka! Mary & Jim Hodde, my wife’s Mom & Dad, gave me a gift card for Christmas, which I …

2018 Has Begun

Well, I had hoped to start out stronger than this, but I have to start somewhere. I want to write …

Handmade by Heroes – Home

First, this is a test of the “Press This!” WordPress tool from a Facebook page. Second, this is an awesome …

Dog Bed

A rainy Sunday in the garage.

Doin’ My Drone Thing

The sky was pretty dynamic today, and I haven’t gotten any footage of the fall colors since September.  So, I …

R.E.D. Friday

They can’t forget where they are, neither should we.

Time for a Change

Late in the evening on Friday, March 17th, Kathy and I left for our longest RV road trip to date. …

“RUNabout” was right!

Well, it looks like I have some writing to do! We’re back home in the STL, safe and sound after …

First Full Day in Winslow, AZ

Actually, we are about 1/2 way between Winslow and Flagstaff, Arizona, at the Meteor Crater RV Park. We’re not on …

First Poker Chip!

Tripp’s Harley-Davidson of Amarillo, Texas, USA… a BEAUTIFUL dealership!

First Fuel Stop

We really didn’t need to stop, but we ended up sharing the road with some chump pulling horses with a …

Almost Time to Go!

Here’s the first post in my travel blog for what I’m calling our “Desert Runabout 2017!” Check here for photos …

Goodbye, WGB Express

The WGB (Windsor Golden Brigade) Express was “officially” retired today as her plate and badges joined those of her sisters …