new mattress for zinger

We’ve been in the Zinger for a little over a year. During that time everything has been great except for the cheesy mattress that many RV manufacturers seem honor bound to include in their rigs.

Over the past year my svelte body has turned my side of the bed into the shape of a taco . . . → Read More: new mattress for zinger

great new marinade

This has been “dumbed down” for some of my friends who lack my cast iron stomach. We like to up the ante with jalapenos and habaneros. Give it a try and let us know how you like it.


Servings: 1 1/3 cups


1/3 cup soy sauce 1/2 cup olive oil 1/3 cup fresh . . . → Read More: great new marinade

southwestern inspired cornbread dinner

I found this recipe in a old cookbook. It sounded tasty, so I made a few refinements and modded it to work in the dutch oven. We tried it over the fire last night and it was mighty tasty. I shared it with my buddy Dan and, as usual, his only comment was, “Coulda used . . . → Read More: southwestern inspired cornbread dinner

sfa state park

I arrived at Stephen F Austin State Park at about 1030 on Thursday of last week (05/10/12). My buddy Ron was supposed to meet me there to help me set up camp, but he was fashionably late – which means that when he arrived at 1230 I’d already set up the travel trailer, erected the . . . → Read More: sfa state park

reading while driving

I am a voracious reader. It’s an addiction that must be fed for several hours each day. If I don’t get my reading fix, I’ve been known to read toothpaste labels, cereal boxes and the occasional newspaper coupon.

The worst time for me is when I’m pulling the travel trailer over long distances. While I . . . → Read More: reading while driving