Author Archives : rexjennings

Beautiful Brisbane AU


“Live the full life of the mind, exhilarated by new ideas, intoxicated by the romance of the unusual.” – Ernest Hemingway Good to be back in beautiful Brisbane this week.  Enjoying wintertime here with cool evenings and mild temps in the afternoons (mid 70’s).  Loving spending time with Emily & David and our fur-grandchildren Nicko and June.   Lots of great…

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Fire on the Mountains (Redding CA)


  “I look up to the mountains and hills, longing for God’s help. But then I realize that our true help and protection come only from the Lord, our Creator who made the heavens and the earth.” Psalms 121:1-2 TPT (If you are looking for our motorhome for sale post, please click here) As I write this, the smoke from…

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July 4th and Bend Oregon


A low key July 4th week for us here in Redding CA, with a nice trip to the cooler climate of Bend Oregon on the 6-8th.  Also, lots of mountain bike trail riding on the new electric bike.  It is amazing how effortless it is now to explore roads and paths that previously would have been too difficult or off limits.  …

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Engagement party in Redding and Electric bike riding


Most of this week was focused on getting ready for the engagement party Saturday evening… lots of landscaping to catch up on as we had much of the old mulch removed, sprinkler systems updated, and new mulch applied.  Rose bushes had been badly neglected and needed lots of trimming, back field mowing…etc.  Since the temps have been over 100 degrees…

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2010 Allegro Bus For Sale, 68,000 miles $175,000


  This is a beautifully constructed and cared for motorhome that has made our traveling a comfortable pleasure.  King sized bed, 4 slides, automatic leveling, 3 air conditioners, 10KW generator, leather seats, 425 Cummins pre-DEF engine, New Tires, New Batteries, New window awnings, new slide toppers/covers, New Diamond Shield cover on front, all new fluids and filters (engine, transmission and…

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106 in Redding (feels like 92 :)


“Without change, something sleeps inside us, and seldom awakens. The sleeper must awaken.” Frank Herbert Continuing our trip back from Alabama took about 6 days… a long time to be on the road, but provided lots of good podcast listening on Spotify and conversation for us.  Favorites are: WSJ Tech new briefing, Mike Rowe “How I heard it”, Freakonomics, WSJ…

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She said Yes!!!


As mentioned in the last post, Ben and Bethany had a special date while visiting in San Antonio… Ben proposed to her at the Signature restaurant and she said YES!  We are super excited to see them begin this new phase of their lives, and looking forward to another wedding soon! Shortly afterward we shared the news with the whole…

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Family time in Boerne


“Your creativity starts with whether you are curious, or not”. Frank Gehry. Sometimes when events and days fly by so quickly the best way to review what happened is to go back and look at my photos.  Each day I try to take a photo of something beautiful and interesting.  Some days that is a quiet martini at the RV…

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Boat shopping & getting ready for the British to come…


“Whoever goes hunting for what is right and kind finds life itself— glorious life!” ‭‭Proverbs‬ ‭21:21‬ ‭MSG‬‬ This week we went down to Kemah Texas to look at a 2005 Beneteau 473 that had been on our radar for a while. Arrived on Wednesday and enjoyed re-visiting our old stomping grounds, the Kemah Boardwalk area where we once shared/sailed a…

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