Monthly Archives: March 2013

The AT – Section 2

Roxy-dog and I completed our second section of the AT Sunday.  This section is located in Maryland near Harper’s Ferry.  It was cool with temperatures in the mid-40’s, overcast conditions, and light winds.  Like much of the Trail in this … Continue reading

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Trailer 1.0

I am very close to having my first working trailer.  After attempting to implement the plans I posted last weekend, I realized that the project had gotten too complicated.  My limited experience building stuff was catching up with me, I … Continue reading

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The AT

I forgot to mention that hiking the Appalachian Trail (known simply as ” the AT”) is another reason that I wanted to set out on this journey.  The AT is an approximately 2,200 mile footpath from Springer Mountain, GA to … Continue reading

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Morning Newsreel March 21 2013

One of the freedoms we enjoy in America is the ability to criticize our leaders.  A dying Iraq war veteran exercises his right in a scathing letter: Iraq War vet pens ‘last letter’ to Bush and Cheney.  The message seems … Continue reading

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Updated Trailer Plans

It’s the middle of March already (how did that happen so quickly?) and I’ve got to make a lot of progress if I’m going to meet my goals regarding timing. After much deliberation and working through drawings of different designs, … Continue reading

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Why?

Why is the single most prevalent word in my life.  When I was a kid, I used to ask why? non-stop until adults either got tired of answering or ran out of answers (by the way Dad you did pretty … Continue reading

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What happens when the well runs dry (literally)

My water went out last night.  After checking that the circuit breakers were on this morning, I figured that maybe it was the pump.  But it turns out that the well may have run dry.  Normally, this would be somewhat … Continue reading

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Getting skunked stinks!

This is part of a series that will attempt to address the questions of why am I doing this and how did I get to a point in life where I am ready to get rid of most of my … Continue reading

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