The Happy Place Diaries

A Happy Life starts with a Happy Place

This week we upgraded the door windows of our Passport.  We went with the AP Products Thin Shade. We went with these windows for a couple of reasons.  First, we love the shade that is built into the window.  The older windows allowed for privacy, but the look was just not what we liked.  The …

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March is here and we look forward to some better weather.  25 degrees this morning here in Oregon, but we ready the Passport for another weekend adventure.  Last week we did some upgrades to the RV, one that was a must and a couple others that are just upgrades or nice to have. First, the …

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I would like to start this by saying Thank you to everyone that has paid us a visit, left a comment, and started following this Blog. We started this blog at the end of October 2018.  The intent was to document our Journey.  I was quickly approaching my retirement date and wanted to have a …

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Water seeks its level… and so it is with friendships. I grew up in an Army family.  We moved every three years whether we wanted to or not.  Where my Dad went we followed.  It was just life and to my siblings and I it was totally normal.  Everyone in our friendship circles were in …

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Stuff.. more Stuff… and even more Stuff… Happy yet? Stuff has become a dominate factor in most people’s lives.  A need to keep up with the Jones’s and wealth being measured in things.  But it does not bring happiness. OK… I like stuff to, but it is important to know that the stuff should be …

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One of things we love to do while we are out on our adventures in the RV is sit around in the evening with friends and play games.  Card games and board games most often.  We have a few that are our favorites, we thought we would share them with you.  First of all, I …

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