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Life: Every Inch Is A Fight

Yeah, who said life was supposed to be easy Pilgrim?   I guess some of y’all may think life in the oil patch with Miss K is all roses.  Most of the time it is.   But then sometimes, if we lived on separate continents, it would be too damned  close.

Recipe for Marital Mayhem

In a one quart saucepan add:

One cup my way or the highway — no substitutions allowed dammit!

One cup liquid mellow go with the flow

Beat it thoroughly like a rented mule

Heat over high heat until the mixture is boiling uncontrollably.  First person to reduce the heat loses/wins/apologizes/sleeps on the couch/can’t

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Winter Heating for Your Recreational Vehicle

Fulltimers don’t winterize so I am going to tell you how I cope with moderate winter weather here in Texas. Heating your recreational vehicle economically and efficiently can be a challenge. The RV furnace is a noisy propane hog and most full time RV residents do not rely on it as a primary source of heat. The onboard RV furnace can also be a bit temperamental at times. It utilizes a sail switch which makes sure the fan is running full speed before it allows propane to flow to the furnace. A low battery, a defective switch, dirt dauber nests and a variety of other things can contribute to problems with the RV furnace. If you are boondocking during winter months, the battery drain of your recreational vehicle furnace can deplete a battery bank quickly. Some full timers rely on electric heaters and some use auxiliary propane heaters like a Buddy Heater. Some lucky ones with high end coaches have hot water heating systems like an Aqua

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Fulltiming thoughts

So I guess by now you are wondering what the point of this post is? I have been thinking lately about what I would like to change on the Old Girl and the stuff I would never change. My situation is fairly unique I guess and I have specific from my recreational vehicle. I vary seldom have guests so sleeping space is not an issue. I cook on the stove very little but the microwave does get a workout. So as I voice my thoughts here please keep in mind YMMV (your mileage may vary 🙂

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