Camden Hills State Park

A Hike & A Lighthouse in Camden

This week we’ve moved a few hours north up the coast to Camden Hills State Park. This park has been on my radar since the Nealys stayed here a few months ago. It’s our very first visit to a Maine … Continued

Seguin Island Lighthouse

Seguin Island Lighthouse

Since we enjoyed our kayaking trip out to the lighthouse in Rockport, we hoped to find a similar adventure for this weekend’s fun outing. With more than 60 lighthouses up and down the coast of Maine, we were bound to find … Continued

Winslow Memorial Park

Winslow Memorial Park

If you’ve never been to Maine, I highly recommend adding it the agenda. Back when we lived in Vermont, Maine was a frequent vacation destination for us. Not only was Maine the closest state for visiting the ocean, but it has the … Continued

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Leveling Blocks

Strong & lightweight leveling blocks. Much better than lugging around pieces of lumber. Comes with a handy dandy carry case.


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We Got Kayaks!

I guess all that time out on the water finally got to us. Only a day after our guided kayak tour out of Rockport harbor we found ourselves back at Northshore Kayaks loading up two new-to-us Wilderness Systems Tsunami kayaks. … Continued

South Light House

A kayak Tour to Thacher Island

Could someone please arrange it so the 4th of July is always on a weekend? Since the holiday fell on Saturday this year I (this is Tim writing) got a bonus day off. And bonus days off are made even better when the … Continued

Cape Ann

Cape Ann, MA

This week we’re in Cape Ann, MA. This small, rocky spit of land about 30 miles north of Boston contains the towns of Gloucester, Rockport, Essex, and Manchester-by-the-Sea. We’re staying in Gloucester at the Cape Ann Campsite about five miles from … Continued

Boat Trip

A Taste of the Boating Life

Before I share some photos from our overnight boat trip, I have a small announcement about some changes I’m going to be trying out here on the blog. Here’s the deal — these days I am spending more time working then ever … Continued


Connecticut: Week One

And the family visits continue. From Delaware we drove 4 and half hours north to Connecticut for another two weeks of family time. We had been dreading taking the Airstream on the New Jersey Turnpike with its zillion lanes of cars and … Continued

Three Years on The Road

Three Years on The Road

It’s that time of year again. This week we are celebrating three years of full-time travel. Three years! Can you believe it? In past years our anniversary posts have celebrated the places where we have traveled. Year one we focused … Continued

Lums Pond State Park

Family Fun at Lums Pond State Park

More east coast family fun this week! Originally we had planned to spend only part of this week at Lums Pond State Park in Delaware to be close to Tim’s sister and her family. The first half of the week … Continued