Fabgrandpa and I lived in our RV for more than 13 years. Over the years, I have had many people email me or private message me on Facebook, asking me how we got started or how we prepared for our life on the road. So, because so many people want to know, I am going to try to … [Read more...] about My Most Frequently Asked Question: How Did You Get Started WorkCamping?
While I was sitting here suffering through this crud of a cold, and freezing in my robe, I got my much anticipated email from my boss at the North Rim, asking me if I am planning to return for another season. Well, Heck yah! I am. He said they haven't had … [Read more...] about Back To The Grand Canyon For Me
Today was my first day of work for the season. We did the usual stuff--saying hello to everyone that came back from last year, meeting the new people, telling what we did on vacation. (or in this case, over the winter). The weather up here at the North Rim has been sunny and … [Read more...] about Just Another Day On The Job
This is our second season volunteering at Payne Lake Campground. Payne Lake is in the Talledega National Forest, south of Tuscaloosa, Alabama. We liked it so much last year that we decided to come back. The forest service really knows how to make us volunteers feel welcome and … [Read more...] about Ah, The Perks Of Volunteering!
Yesterday was my project day, and since there was nothing to do in the office, I took a drive up to Point Imperial and Cape Royal. The drive up was gorgeous, as usual. When I got there, my objective was to walk around and talk to the visitors there. They … [Read more...] about Just Another Day At The North Rim
Remember this? Well, today we added more to it. We got up very early to go to Kanab, Utah. It's an 85 mile drive, with a one hour time difference once you cross the Utah border. We wanted to get there by 8:00 a.m. Utah time because we were having work done on the truck. So, we … [Read more...] about A Day In Kanab, Utah
I have been friends online with Marcie for quite some time. I found out over the winter that she and her husband were going to be working in Kanab, Utah this summer. So, the first time we went down there, I stopped in one of the places that hires workampers and inquired if she … [Read more...] about New Old Friends Visit
I spent last week in training for 4 days, or in powerpoint hell, whichever way you look at it. A lot of the material we covered was refresher, some was new, but I can't really say it was interesting. On the last day, Friday, we went out to the entrance station to practice doing … [Read more...] about OHHH, My Aching Feet, or The Park Opened Yesterday…