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Jul 29, 2010 - Departure delayed

Our plan was to depart after work. We had the camper loaded and ready to go as soon as we arrived home from work. But, that's not exactly what happened. As I was inspecting the camper before leaving, I spotted a water leak from the fresh water tank. The drain valve was leaking and had to be replaced. Neither of the state parks we were going to be camping in had water hook ups. So, we had to fix this leak before departing. An RV store just down the street had the right valve and it only took me a few minutes to replace the valve and we were...

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Jun 24, 2008 - South Beloit,IL

Today we drove from the RV Park at 7:25AM. Very pretty day with blue skies and puffy white clouds. The large farms along the way were nice and covered many, many acres. Now this gadget they call Tom Tom has a lady that talks to us. She tells Howard about what roads to turn on. Well now, you know I'm twelve years old and never went out of White County and my dead end road. When we were driving close to Chicago the Tom Tom lady started to talk up a storm and the scads of trucks and cars and ALL of those multi-lane roads just challenges my...

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