November 6, 2022 I don’t normally mind ants, as long as they aren’t the evil fire ants, but I don’t like them in my RV. We’ve had three ant invasions since we started RVing. The first invasion was while we were at Poverty Point State Park in Louisiana. The ants climbed up the water hose […]Read More Ant Invasions
October 10, 2022 We packed up the RV today for a reasonably short drive. I use rolled towels to keep items from falling over in the fridge. I put the rolled towels on the shelves and then lock the fridge. (I had a couple of problems with tension rods, so I no longer use them. […]Read More Along the Shores of Lake Allatoona in Georgia
October 7, 2022 On Wednesday (October 5th), the repairman came back out to repair our convection microwave oven. He brought a replacement control board, thermostat, and wiring. It didn’t take the repairman to fix the problem. Bruce and the repairman ran the convection oven for 5 minutes. After the repairman left, Bruce ran it for […]Read More Convection Microwave Oven Fixed, Fingers Crossed!
September 30, 2022 On Wednesday (September 28), we got a call during the service window we were given. The call was to let us know the service center had not received the parts to repair the convection microwave oven. They rescheduled to October 5th. I hope they will have the parts then and can get […]Read More Rescheduled Due to Inability to Get Parts
September 23, 2022 On Tuesday (September 20), the Samsung repairman came out to fix the problem with the convection microwave oven. (https://retirementrvdream.com/2022/09/17/update-on-convection-microwave-oven-problem/) He replaced the connector to the wire that had melted and started burning. Bruce got the convection microwave oven back in place with a little help from me. On Wednesday (September 21), I […]Read More I’m Melting! I’m Melting!
September 17, 2022 Since we are at River Ridge Retreat in Guntersville, AL for over a month, we decided now would be a good time to deal with the convection microwave oven problem. https://retirementrvdream.com/2022/07/22/broken-convection-microwave-oven/ While we were in Indianapolis, Bruce called the 800 service number to see if he could get something scheduled at that […]Read More Update on Convection Microwave Oven Problem
September 3, 2022 When we arrived at Cave Country RV Park, we had a problem with the kitchen slide that holds the sink. This slide is against the island stove. With this slide in, we can’t use the stove, oven and sink. The slide would start to extend, then the side towards the front of […]Read More Problem with a Kitchen Slide
August 23, 2022 One of my blog friends asked about the weight of the rig. I thought instead of replying in a comment, I would do a post. Dave and Tina Rayburn, Weighing Specialist proved a report after weighing the rig. On the tow vehicle, Cliff the Big Red Truck, here is the axel measurement […]Read More Rig Weight
August 21, 2022 On Friday, we had the truck weighed. On Saturday, on our way out, we had the total rig (truck and RV) weighed. First, we had to dump everything in our tanks. Since our campsite didn’t have a sewer hookup, we had to use the dump station. Once Bruce dumped the tanks, he […]Read More Getting the Total Rig Weighed
August 19, 2022 Bruce signed up to get the RV weighed while we are at the FROG Rally. The team that does the weighing wanted to weight the truck first. They wanted a full tank of diesel and everyone who would normally be in the truck for the weighing. We will pull the RV up […]Read More Getting the Truck Weighed