From Minnesota to Louisiana

11.03.13 Bye Bye Decatur Indiana! Onward to Kentucky!!

TIME TO SAY BYE BYE TO DECATUR, INDIANA!!! The a/c hose we've been waiting on forever for Dora came in this morning and we are having it installed right now!!!!!! It went in perfectly and we will be leaving for Kentucky shortly. In the last couple of days we've enjoyed watching Hallmark Christmas love story movies, made some gumbo and vegetable… Continue reading 11.03.13 Bye Bye Decatur Indiana! Onward to Kentucky!!

From Minnesota to Louisiana

10.30.13 God sat us in the right place!

When we chose where we sat for the parade on Monday night we didn’t know that God sat us in the right place, right next to the Aschliman family.  Roy and Nichole (the mom of the Aschliman family) talked a good bit during the parade and we enjoyed seeing their children have a great time at the parade.  Roy gave… Continue reading 10.30.13 God sat us in the right place!

From Minnesota to Louisiana

10.29.13 Church, Party and Parade!!!

We’ve seen The Bridge Community Church while driving around Decatur, Indiana and decided to attend their Worship Service on Sunday morning.  It was definitely a blessing for both Roy and I.  Dave Fox is the pastor at their North Campus and his sermon was on Jesus, Son of God.  Roy and I left wishing we… Continue reading 10.29.13 Church, Party and Parade!!!

From Minnesota to Louisiana

10.25.13 Update on RV work and Thanks George!!!

Just a quick posting to update on our situation here in Decatur, Indiana.  On Friday Fleetwood found a company in Michigan who can make the part we need in 3-4 days and then they will ship it to Fleetwood who will install it here.  Since today is Saturday that means we'll probably be here until… Continue reading 10.25.13 Update on RV work and Thanks George!!!

From Minnesota to Louisiana

10.24.13 Decatur, Indiana – our extended stay

After all the hope and anticipation of getting to leave Decatur today, we’re still here and may be for a while.  The hose we picked up in Fort Wayne yesterday had a wrong size flange on it so it won’t fit.  They contacted the hose company and by the end of today we knew that… Continue reading 10.24.13 Decatur, Indiana – our extended stay

From Minnesota to Louisiana

10.23.13 Hallelujah our time in Decatur may be over!!! Southern cooking Chauvin style!!

Hallelujah! We most probably will get to leave our spot in the Fleetwood parking lot tomorrow after 10 days here. This has been the least liked part of our RV life so far sitting in a gravel parking lot in the freezing cold with no place to go. I’m very thankful it is coming to an… Continue reading 10.23.13 Hallelujah our time in Decatur may be over!!! Southern cooking Chauvin style!!

Preparing to RV Fulltime

10.15.13 Fantabulous tour at Fleetwood!

We went to the two and one-half hour Fleetwood Motorhome Factory Tour here in Decatur, Indiana this morning. The tour is conducted Monday - Friday at 9 am and it is freeeeee!!! There are five Fleetwood factories in Decatur. The factory we toured, shown below, is on 95 acres, 1.2 million square feet with a paint shop… Continue reading 10.15.13 Fantabulous tour at Fleetwood!

Preparing to RV Fulltime

10.14.13 Fleetwood Factory and Service in Decatur, Indiana

We left Grand View Bend Resort this morning and guess who drove Dora from our parking space to the end of the road where the resort ends - me!!!!!!!!!!!! It was my first time in the drivers seat and while I didn't have to do anything fancy it was my first step towards learning how… Continue reading 10.14.13 Fleetwood Factory and Service in Decatur, Indiana