Category Archives: Entertainment

The areas this traveler considers entertainment while living in the bed of a truck

Books in the Desert

You may know that I read. Lots. Well, at the gathering of 1,000 women I came upon two authors and bought their books. There were more authors and more books, but time ran out. The first one is by Mary … Continue reading

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New Mexico Camping

It was cold in upper New Mexico. The first camping site (Armijo Springs 34N05.33 108W 34.0), beautiful and free, was at 7,832′. Water froze as I poured it out of the bottle. But I had detoured to pick up a … Continue reading

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Camping Problem?

With morning coffee I love listening to NPR and/or podcasts. However I don’t like dealing with the phone and ear buds. I fiddled around and came up with a homemade speaker: I tried a metal bowl, then a plastic one, a … Continue reading

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Lighten the Truck

Less stuff = better gas mileage. Less stuff = more room for person. The ammo box is a perfect place to start.   The ammo box contained: tow ropes, tie down straps, nylon rope, plastic tubing to siphon gas, a speed … Continue reading

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Spring Camping in a Truck

Early spring morning in the Rockies. The snow helped with a touch of insulation. Temperature was in the upper teens and low twenties. I was warm most of the night until I had to pee. (TMI?) Keeping the inside is … Continue reading

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