Monthly Archives: December 2014

Mike and a Move

This past week has been very mellow for us (thus, no blog posts). It’s been very quiet at Mesa Regal RV Resort. Most people have gone home for the holidays and there have not been much for activities. After the … Continue reading

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Christmas Eve in Mesa

We have moved over two resorts down to Mesa Regal RV Resort. We’ll be here for a week. This is another park that allows us to use our Passport America 50% discount for a limit of one week. It’s very … Continue reading

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A Few Days in Mesa

We’re not exploring as much this week, nor will we next week, so the blogs won’t be daily for a while. We’re just relaxing, enjoying the weather, and getting to know the resort community. Yesterday, we did go out for … Continue reading

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Sun Life RV Resort

Driving to Mesa only about 10 miles from where we were at Wild Horse Pass Casino in Chandler was a piece of cake. Traffic was not bad and roads were nice and straight. There are hundreds of resorts in and … Continue reading

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Casino Hopping

Since we are going east now and the days are so short and the winter sun is so low in the sky we wait until almost noon before we start driving so the sun won’t be in our eyes. That’s … Continue reading

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Gila Bend, AZ

It was noon before we got our act together and got ready to leave the resort. Just as we were about to start the motor we noticed Don & Vi, whom we met in Parker, were here and looking for … Continue reading

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More Shopping and a Parade

Yuma has some awesome historic places such as the Yuma Territorial Prison, The Ocean to Ocean Bridge, the Quartermaster’s Depot, and more. But since this is our third visit to Yuma and we’ve seen them all a few times before … Continue reading

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Yuma Markets

Yuma has lots of Farmer’s Markets and Flea Markets. Tuesday we were at the Farmer’s Market in the Historic Downtown. Yesterday, we found the Farmer’s Market at Gila Mountain United Methodist Church. And today we were at the Arizona Market … Continue reading

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Yuma, AZ

We’re in Yuma now. It was about an 85 mile drive south from where we were in Quartzsite. We have sent for our mail to be delivered General Delivery so we will stick around here until it arrives. This is … Continue reading

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A Stop at Quartzsite

There’s not much going on in Quartzsite right now. January is the time for the big Sports, Vacation, and RV Show with the big tent and all the flea markets and shows. It has been billed as the “Largest Gathering … Continue reading

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The Desert Bar

After our free breakfast at BlueWater Casino our RV neighbors, Don & Vi from Canada, joined us for a ride in the country. ¬†Our first stop was to see Parker Dam, the dam that holds back the water that creates … Continue reading

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Bluewater Casino at Parker, AZ

We have moved south only 24 miles to the parking lot at Bluewater Casino at Parker, Arizona. When we went to see if we needed to register or pay anything they said no, that they “got rid of all that.” … Continue reading

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Whytes Retreat Trail

This is what’s great about our lifestyle, we can change our minds whenever we want. Our plan was to leave this morning and move south, but we decided we wanted to walk the trail called the Whytes Retreat Trail. It … Continue reading

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Desert Rain

Yup, it’s been raining in the desert. Not a hard rain but a gentle steady rain all through the night the last two nights. Enough that we could wipe down the Jeep removing all that desert dust that has accumulated … Continue reading

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SARA’s Crack

Don’t get excited, it’s not what I think you are thinking. SARA stands for Special Activities And Recreation Area. It’s a regional park a few miles out of Lake Havasu City that has many activities including baseball and softball fields, … Continue reading

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It’s a Small World

The Disney World tune, “It’s a Small World After All,” is stuck in my head now. We were having lunch at an outdoor patio cafe overlooking the London Bridge in Lake Havasu City when we see at the table next … Continue reading

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