Category Archives: Alabama

Moving on – to Robert, LA in the RAIN

3/12/15 Thursday in Robert, LA (Passport To Leisure-RPI ($11/night)) Bummer, rain. John hurried with his outside jobs so we could get the slides in before it got heavy and he made it. Thus everything was on a faster track. I … Continue reading

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Lambert’s

3/11/15 Wednesday in Robertsdale, AL (Wilderness RV-RPI ($13/night)) We had such fun at the potluck last night we joined in their donuts (actually a variety of pastries) and coffee share time this morning. A peek at this campground, on our … Continue reading

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Historic Blakely State Park, Then Gator Alley Boardwalk

3/10/15 Tuesday in Robertsdale, AL (Wilderness RV-RPI ($13/night)) Heavy rain all night. We didn’t sleep well so by the morning we decided not to go to the Pensacola Naval Aviation Museum. Just too much after our very busy Monday and … Continue reading

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Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge

3/9/15 Monday in Robertsdale, AL (Wilderness RV-RPI ($13/night)) We were on our way early (8:45), arriving at 9:45 at the office for the Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge (US Fish & Wildlife Service). Unfortunately the Closed sign was up, even though … Continue reading

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Eastern Standard Time Equals Central Daylight Savings Time

3/8/15 Sunday in Robertsdale, AL (Wilderness RV-RPI ($13/night)) Kind of neat timing: we’ve been living on EST since the last “daylight savings” switch, so now we are in the Central Time Zone when everyone changes to the “spring forward” version … Continue reading

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Gulf Islands National Seashore, Including Fort Pickens

3/7/15 Saturday in Robertsdale, AL (Wilderness RV-RPI ($13/night)) It was 30 degrees when I looked at the temperature this morning. Thank heavens we ran the space heater all night long-no frozen faces! Spent the morning with usual chores, including the … Continue reading

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Moving on – to Robertsdale, AL

3/6/15 Friday in Robertsdale, AL (Wilderness RV-RPI ($13/night)) Yesterday the temperature swung from a high of 84 degrees to a low (at suppertime) of 59 degrees. Then, brrr, it was 36 degrees this morning when we got up. We did … Continue reading

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Storm Consequences Lead to Unintended Blog Break

4/4/14 Friday Arley, AL (Hidden Cove-TT/MA) We knew that a big storm would happen overnight but I forgot to check all the windows so one was left open. Of course, that’s the windowsill where I keep my laptop computer. Early … Continue reading

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Thunderstorms and Tornado Warnings Change Our Plans

4/3/14 Thursday Arley, AL (Hidden Cove-TT/MA) We were close to leaving this morning when we saw they were serious about the cold front coming from the West, possible tornadoes along with the thunderstorms due in Memphis area today. Memphis area … Continue reading

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Xtend and Climb Ladder and Washing Rig

4/2/14 Wednesday Arley, AL (Hidden Cove-TT/MA) Beautiful day – we have a tall ladder now. John got it up easily and was on top of our roof before I could say what are you doing? I handed him the empty … Continue reading

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