Quartzsite–It’s a Wrap

January 31, 2016

It was a dark and snowy night… well, make that; it was a dark, windy and rainy night. The sound of the pelting rain on the motorhome is fierce but magical. But never mind all that literary jargon: IT’S POPCORN NIGHT!

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Ugh! Food Poisoning

January 27, 2016

Each afternoon we experience a fun “happy hour” activity. Yesterday was a wine tasting with lots of delicious appetizers. Mmmmm! We all chatted, compared stories, experiences. “Old Timers” were glad to welcome us “Newcomers.”

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Living the Good Life

January 23, 2016

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I spent the last two weeks of January, 2016 literally out in the boonies. I was boondocking with the Boomers Escapees group in Quartzsite, Arizona. Boondocking means that we were camping without electric or water hook-ups. You bring in what you need in water, and you use your batteries and generator for electricity.

 

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Quartzsite Ho! Part II

January 18, 2016

The campsite was called Boomerville. Finally, I had arrived, tired but relieved. After turning at the Boomerville sign and driving about a quarter of a mile I saw a few motorhomes on the right, so I pulled over.

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Quartzsite Ho!

January 18, 2016 

The first major stop on my trip was Quartzsite, Arizona, the town in Arizona’s southwest desert of about 3500 people that mushrooms into almost a million in the winter.

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Off!! Like a herd of turtles!

Sunday, January 17, 2016

After months of planning, research and finally wrenching myself away from duties at home in Albuquerque, I hit the road, bound for Quartzsite, Arizona.

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