Nomad Mama’s Birthday

In our Nomad Family, we take birthday’s seriously. They are the one day of the year that we stop everything and focus on the family member whose birthday it is. Today, September the 8th, is Mandy’s birthday. So, before I go any further… Happy Birthday Mandy! For her birthday we … Continue reading

Be Original

You were born an original. Don’t die a copy. ~ John Mason  

Tuscany Preserve – Gym

Today Ethan (middle son) and I checked out the gym on the grounds. It is about a block from the townhouse and adjacent to the pool. The gym was clean, quiet and honestly did not have the typical gym smells. In addition, it was completely empty. I ran Ethan through … Continue reading

Happy Grandparents Day

My life is one that has been richly blessed by two sets of wonderful grandparents. The kind of grandparents that made me feel like they had been waiting all day just to see me, and now the day was complete. Grandpas that told stories of another time; a time I could … Continue reading

The Road Goes On

The road goes ever on and on. ~ J.R.R. Tolkein  

Finally Settled

We arrived at Tuscany Preserve on Monday, September 1, 2014. We pulled in with Ebony (our trusty SUV), our 5×8 cargo trailer and forty-two 12 gallon containers. We carried our necessities within these bins: clothing, electronics, gaming systems, office supplies, kitchen items, bathroom, linens, outdoor stuff, tools, garage related items and … Continue reading

Week One…Success

We have officially been “Living Nomad Style” for a week. We set out on Friday, August 29th, 2014. After two days of driving in rain that can only be described as a downpour, packed like sardines in Ebony (our trusty SUV), we made a stop in Pelham, GA to spend … Continue reading

So Many Doors

I feel very adventurous. There are so many doors to be opened, and I’m not afraid to look behind them. ~ Elizabeth Taylor

Cannot Be Acquired By Vegetating

Broad, wholesome, charitable views of men and things cannot be acquired by vegetating in one little corner of the earth all of one’s lifetime. ~ Mark Twain

First Stop – Tuscany Preserve

The first leg of our journey finds us in the Kissimmee, Florida region. We are not in the main city of Kissimmee. Rather, we pulled into a small gated community south of Kissimmee called Tuscany Preserve. This community is a small and quiet neighborhood. It has a great community pool, … Continue reading