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Quartzsite Shopping

Quartzsite is in full gear now, with acres and acres of things for sale for the snowbirds. There are huge areas of giant motor homes. All shiny and new with price tags that caused my jaw to drop. $200,000 was … Continue reading

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Living in a Truck

There is nothing as intoxicating as the smell of rain on the desert sand. Really. I get drunk on it. I jump out of the truck, run around in circles and deeply inhale. Repeat. Yesterday morning, after a day of … Continue reading

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Quartzsite Food

Truck campers are always looking for cheap food. The Quartzsite winter has incredibly cheap foods. The reason is because it is out of date. Some things will expire in a few weeks, some things expired a year ago. Regardless, the … Continue reading

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End of Cooler

I couldn’t stand the cooler. I did love the food, but hated everything else about owning the cooler. It took too much money, too much time, took up way too much room and way too many worries (where to get … Continue reading

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Truck Camping In Winter

This winter I am indoors, warm and dry. What about next winter? In the back of the truck. With no heat and no insulation. Many full-timers  go to Quartzsite, AZ in January and/or February. This tiny desert town of 3,677 swells to several … Continue reading

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