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Groundhog Day

Still not totally sure what we are going to do with the truck.  A lot of the “help” we were getting from the dealer has not materialized and we are debating saving $10,000 and putting in a used engine.  We … Continue reading

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Everything Old Is New Again

Or it will be. It turns out the truck engine is toast.  Even an in-frame (engine rebuild) is not enough.  The dealer took our engine apart to find out exactly what is wrong and the fuel in the oil has … Continue reading

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Out of the rain in Denver

Well, THAT was fun.  We just spent about 36 hours in Denver in the middle of that nasty storm.  The receiver would not accept our load early so we had to sit for about 20 hours at the TA truck … Continue reading

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Take a deep breath and smile.

This is definitely one of those times that you just need to breath! I won’t say it is not stressful but it is part of trucking. We have had some issues since getting the truck and most of them revolve … Continue reading

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The Mobile Money Pit Keeps Rolling

The good news is that we are making enough to keep paying for the repairs.  Kinda. We have had an eventful few weeks.  Planning on the move to Chattanooga and running hard.  We picked up a pretty cool load in … Continue reading

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Geez, starting to feel like a trucker again

I hope I am not jinxing us. So we got the truck out of the shop.  I want to say everything is fixed but I can’t.  They found two air leaks and fixed them, found the fuel injector for the … Continue reading

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LOVE Seattle!

I have lived in Fort Collins Colorado for 13 years and I love it. We are looking for a place in Chattanooga and I love it. I have lived in Los Angeles and I…well….I worked. So it was not fun … Continue reading

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The Video Interview with the Zookeeper

As we neared the end of the trip, I decided we needed to hear Danny’s side of the story. 

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Our FIRST Guest Blogger!!!

So here it is, we asked Danny, the Zookeeper who traveled round trip to Maine with us, to write a blog post for us.  Here you go.  We love this kid and had a great time traveling with him.  I … Continue reading

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Rolling

OK, five tigers, one lion, six wolves, one evil raccoon (named Hannibal) and one bobcat.  We are loaded and rolling to Oklahoma.  2020 miles and we need to stop every four hours to care for the animals (Dannys job) What … Continue reading

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