Road Trippin'

Another Road Trip!

When we left Las Vegas to come to Rusty’s RV Ranch, we live-streamed the trip. It was more fun than we thought it would be. There was a chat going and lots of questions that made the trip go by quicker. We are going to be doing it again. Once Read more…

Falcon 9 Starlink - Long Exposure

A tale of two Launches

In 2019, we spent the months of May and June in hot & humid Florida.  More precisely, the Titusville area, commonly called the Space Coast!  Why, you may ask.. would we be in Florida during LoveBug mating season?  To experience our first, and second ever.. rocket launches! Our first ever Read more…

Stellarium from the Astro Shed

A View from our AstroShed

In case you are unaware, there’s an amazing Open Source, completely free, planetarium software available for Windows, Mac and Linux. It’s also available for Android for a bit of a charge, but it’s super worth it. I’m talking about… Stellarium!

There are so many bells, whistles and knobs in this software, there’s no way I could cover it all in this post. But, one very cool feature it has is called ‘Landscapes’. This allows you to mimic the surroundings of many different places ( and planets! ) and act as if you were viewing the stars from those locations.
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California Dreaming

We left Las Vegas in the middle of May before the triple digit weather started. We started our California tour in Greenfield, CA at Yanks RV Resort – it is a nice little place to stay. There is some construction on site, and it is between two agricultural field – Read more…

Safety Check-In 2018-08-11

Just a quick note. We are in Las Vegas at our lot in the LVM resort which is within 1/2 mile of the Ross where an active shooting situation happened earlier today. At this time, we understand that this was a dispute between the Ross Security Guard and another Ross Read more…

Damn crickets!

    Hello all,

 

    Been a while, we know… We’ve been dormant on the blog for way too long, but that’s about to change. Let me catch you up.  ( Be aware, this is a long, photo and map laden post.  We aim to have more, smaller updates moving forward! )

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