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Space Coast Xmas underneath the Palm Trees

Rockets launch while TGO Residents do the XMAS Boogie! Usually Tom and I try to escape Xmas by leaving the country. The shopping and frantic rush to make purchases that leads to gridlock in the stores and on the highways is … Continue reading

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Cardboard Heaven and the Games Bugs Play!

OZ and the Lay of the Land!  TGO RV Resort Park  (Click on the title above) Everyone keeps telling us that we are, “Living the Dream!”  We don’t remember dreaming about living in Florida.  It was just this thing that … Continue reading

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Dancing down the Yellow Brick Road to Florida

We are not in Kansas (or Missouri) any longer!  About eight days ago the journey to Oz began.  But, before our motorhome was launched Tom had to attend a concert by Joe Bonamassa at the Midland Theatre.  Bonamassa is one … Continue reading

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Belle Isle, Detroit, Motown, RV Hall of Fame, and Cahokia Mounds

Visit Michigan and All its Lakes! I grew up near Lake St. Clair.  Besides the Great Lakes there are hundreds of lakes in Michigan.  We caught up with friends one weekend at Indiana Dunes National Park on Lake Michigan. The … Continue reading

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In What Country are We? Do I need my Passport?

“You aren’t from around here, are you?” Late at night we could hear the constant sound of trains, eighteen-wheelers gunning their engines, motorcycle enthusiasts, and the clickety clack of horses and carriages going by our door.  We were at the … Continue reading

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Tootsie Rolls, Donuts, Dollarama, and Friendly People in Canada

Fear and Loathing on the Canadian Borders!!!!!! (Kabow!@Bam!Yuk*#% Warning! This is not a pie in the sky piece. Tread lightly!) I confess.  I idealized Canada!  We love Canada.  Vancouver is my favorite city.  If I had five million dollars, I would … Continue reading

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From Tom’s Dashboard: The Good Life is Now!

Maybe I’m just jealous. Pinetop Perkins Foundation Blues Workshop We returned to the scene of the crime. Those of you who read “www.motoringwithmarla.com” recall that in 2018 I attended a harmonica camp in Clarksdale, MS,  birthplace of the blues (sort … Continue reading

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The Borg Invaded Sebastian Inlet State Park

Sebastian Inlet Park is a Park Like No Other Beauty beckons for you to return at Sebastian Inlet State Park in Florida.  It is located where the 121-mile Indian River flows into the Atlantic Ocean. Any time of night or … Continue reading

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“Two Drifters Off To See the World”

“There’s such a lovely world to see….” Toad Suck and Beyond We know the route well, across Arkansas.  But, how did we miss the town of “Toad Suck?”   Yes,  and in an online poll it won the honor of being … Continue reading

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A Paradise Broken ….

“Then war broke out in heaven ….” Déjà vu In my early twenties, I was invited to visit Sierra Leone, West Africa.  After a horrendous flight and stay over in Dakar, Senegal.  I landed in Freetown.  What a historic city! … Continue reading

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