Ah, the great outdoors… at this point camp was rockin’. Last night’s marshmallow sticks greeted us cheerfully. With my routine of french-pressed coffee, I was happy to whip up blueberry pancakes for the whole crowd. Today was no different than all the others, of course, we had plans!
Ah, my summer vacation, the 1 week a year I plan, savor, and look forward to. This year, I planned one stop for the kids and I. We met up with Aunt and Uncle at the High Desert Museum, just South of Bend, OR.
I’ve been watching Craigslist now for weeks in hopes of finding several things I’m in need of. There’s a certain thrill in watching the ads, gauging the price range, stalking until that opportune moment when you can strike on that deal like a hungry leopard. Such was the case last weekend…
We all know Ford’s F-150 is their entry-level truck. Often, they’re called “grocery getters” as 1/2 ton pickups can’t handle as much weight as a ‘real’ truck. Most of the time this isn’t necessary, but I have found my pickup squatting under a load of wood, or camper. While within limits, I wanted to beef up my pickup, so I installed a kit by Timbren.