Two Problems Solved

 Posted by at 12:30 am  Nick's Blog
Nov 052023
 

I’ve been able to get a couple of problems solved in the last few days, which is always a good thing. I bought my Mustang new in November of 2018, and it’s a garage queen that I seldom drive. So seldom that it’s kind of ridiculous to have it. In fact, it’s only got 1668 […]

Oct 302023
 

Jim Summers, my favorite teacher in high school, always told his students that we should set a goal to learn something new every day. It didn’t have to be anything as complicated as quantum physics, it could be as simple as a bit of trivia or history, or how to do something we didn’t know […]

Cheaper Is Not Better

 Posted by at 12:57 am  Nick's Blog
Sep 112018
 

I’m not much of a mechanic, but I do believe in good maintenance. So whenever one of my vehicles needs something, I get it taken care of as fast as I possibly can. It saves me money in the long run, and it also saves me from disappointment when I want to use something that’s […]

Jul 222010
 

After boondocking in the parking lot overnight, we pulled out of the Flying J in North Platte, Nebraska just after 9 a.m. and headed east on Interstate 80. There were some clouds overhead, but no rain coming down. For years I have driven under the huge wooden arch that spans Interstate 80, near Kearney, Nebraska, […]

Dec 142009
 

We were so tired Saturday night that we were in bed by 9:30 p.m. and I waited until Sunday morning to post the blog. We had a rainy night, and were wide awake before 7 a.m. Sunday, and on the road before 8 a.m., which was a new record for us. We passed through Montgomery […]