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06.30.15 Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine and the Heritage Center

Tuesday, June 30, 2015 - Roy absolutely loves the gold mining television shows.  Whether its gold mining from the ocean or on land, he watches it!  He got me interested in the show Gold Rush a couple of seasons ago.  One of the mining company owners on the show is Parker Schnabel, a young man… Continue reading 06.30.15 Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine and the Heritage Center

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06.29.15 – Sitting around the campfire and visiting!

Monday, June 29, 2015 - Saturday evening we were invited to join the circle of folks under Larry's tent  Larry is our neighbor across the way who is from Natchitoches, Louisiana.  Lots of nice people here from all over the country.  They brought some neat snacks I'd never eaten before and were kind enough to… Continue reading 06.29.15 – Sitting around the campfire and visiting!

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06.26.15 The wonderful little world of Diamond Campground and the town of Woodland Park, CO

Saturday, June 27, 2015 -  Roy and I may have found our favorite campground so far - Diamond Campground!  It is so comfortable here in a naturally beautiful setting.  We are parked amongst several seasonal residents who are all friendly and welcoming. Several of their lawns are decorated with flowers, flags and other decorations I… Continue reading 06.26.15 The wonderful little world of Diamond Campground and the town of Woodland Park, CO

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06.25.15 Wrapping up our stay in Monument, CO and what’s to come!

Friday, June 25, 2015 We left Colorado Heights RV Resort in Monument, Colorado Thursday morning.  We headed over to Diamond Campground in Woodland Park, Colorado.  This was a 38 mile trip.  It was that far because you can't go over the mountain to get there you  have to go around it which makes it much… Continue reading 06.25.15 Wrapping up our stay in Monument, CO and what’s to come!

Roy's RV Tips

06.25.15 RV Entrance Door Lock Repair – TriMark 030-0900

Roy's RV Tips - TriMark 030-0900 RV Entrance Door Lock Repair The TriMark 030-0900 is a 2 lock system. It has a regular lock and a dead bolt built in. Each lock uses a different key for security reasons. I don’t always use the deadbolt but when I do****** Ha Ha!! I do use it… Continue reading 06.25.15 RV Entrance Door Lock Repair – TriMark 030-0900

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06.22.15 Part 2 – Denver Broncos’ Sports Authority Field at Mile High

Monday, June 22, 2015 - Part 2 Located less than 50' from the site of original Mile High Stadium, Sports Authority Field at Mile High stands at an elevation of 5,280 feet above sea level, a characteristic that remains today as one of the most internationally recognized of any sports venue in the world. For… Continue reading 06.22.15 Part 2 – Denver Broncos’ Sports Authority Field at Mile High

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06.22.15 Denver Rockie’s Coors Field tour

Monday, June 22, 2015 - Roy and I love professional baseball and football so traveling to Denver to see Coors Field and Mile High Stadium was a must do on our schedule. Roy wanted to see Mile High Stadium and I wanted to go to Coors Field and watch a game there. We compromised and… Continue reading 06.22.15 Denver Rockie’s Coors Field tour

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06.21.15 To my wonderful husband Roy Chauvin, Happy Father’s Day!

Reposted Sunday, June 18, 2016 with updated photos of Roy and his family added at the end.  We all love you Roy!  Thanks for being the great father and grandfather that you are! Sunday, June 21, 2015 -  Father's Day is a day set apart to honor fathers.  Mine, Leroy Blum, was an amazing father… Continue reading 06.21.15 To my wonderful husband Roy Chauvin, Happy Father’s Day!

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06.19.15 Riding on the COG Railway, Cave of the Winds and the North Pole!

Friday, June 19, 2015 - What an ambitious day we took on today!  We set out at 6:50 am which is way before we usually wake up!  Our reservations were for the 8:00 train.  The town of Manitou Springs is a unique, quaint town loaded with charm. First stop was the Pike's Peak COG Railway. … Continue reading 06.19.15 Riding on the COG Railway, Cave of the Winds and the North Pole!

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06.18.2015 A day of rest and getting things done!

Thursday, June 18, 2015 – Today was a much needed day of rest to catch up on things around here we don’t take time for when are out sightseeing. I cooked a big pot of chicken and rice. Enough for two days so I don’t have to cook after we get home Friday from our… Continue reading 06.18.2015 A day of rest and getting things done!