Adventures

F-150 New Wheels & Tires

F-150 New Wheels & Tires

8 months agoTruck

The time has finally come for a new set of tires on our F-150, but this time we decided to change the wheels too - find out why and what we chose!

Rough Country Tow Hooks

Rough Country Tow Hooks

8 months agoTruck

We replaced the OEM tow hooks on our Ford F-150 with the Rough Country tow hook shackle mount and D-rings to improve our recovery capabilities.

Florida to Texas to Vermont

Florida to Texas to Vermont

8 months agoAdventure

From Florida we headed to Texas to empty our storage unit, then drove it all the way to Vermont - and visited our property for the first time in 2 months!

Becoming Snowbirds

Becoming Snowbirds

9 months agoAdventure

After a busy November finishing up some jobs on the property, it was time to head south in search of warmer weather...we have become snowbirds!

A Weekend in Portland, Maine

A Weekend in Portland, Maine

12 months agoAdventure

We took an impromptu weekend vacation to Portland, ME in late September 2021 and fell in love with its stunning coastline and delicious food.

Monadnock Fall Colors Road Trip

Monadnock Fall Colors Road Trip

2 years agoFall Colors

Our last chance to see the fall colors before they peak in New Hampshire - and it was amazing! Plus, we begin to prepare for winter camping.

Leaf Peeping in New Hampshire

Leaf Peeping in New Hampshire

2 years agoFall Colors

We've come to New Hampshire this fall to see the foliage change color and follow the change as it moves south - an activity known as leaf peeping!

Coast to Coast in 8 Days

In just one week we've traveled almost 2,500 miles across 12 states on our way from Washington to New York - and we've hit a lot of firsts!

New Orleans Jazz National Historical Park

It stands apart as the only National Park Unit that celebrates a single art form: jazz. Join us as we visit The Big Easy, learn about jazz and even try some jazz yoga!

What is a National Park Passport?

What is a National Park Passport?

2 years agoNational Parks

We've had several National Park Passports over the years, but what exactly are they, and why do you need one? Here's what you need to know!

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Off-grid or on-grid?

Off-grid or on-grid?

2 days agoHouse Build

As we're building our dream home in Vermont, there's one big question we have to answer: should we connect to power or go off-grid?

Well Install: Part 4 - Water Testing

Before we can drink from our well, we need to test the water to make sure it's safe. After a nervous wait, here's what we discovered.

Well Install: Part 3 - Temporary Setup

How do you run a well pump manually using power from a generator? We create a temporary setup to do just that and fill our RV tank.