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  1. Selling our RV Lot WITH Teton Homes Fifth Wheel https://www.flexmls.com/share/4yJ8s/1857-Anglers-Way-Show-Low-AZ-85901
  2. Thank you’s. When I was growing up, and dirt was new, my mom started me in the habit of writing Thank You notes. Nothing fancy, just a quick acknowledgement of a gift, gesture or service I had received. Even retired for 20 years I still keep a package of blank note cards and with the plethora of dollar $ stores near by a variety of unique cards in my computer bag. As technology advances I now include email or text options to say thank you. I sent a thank you to a young man that maintains a website I use frequently and he told me he was pleasantly surprised and that I made his
  3. Interesting article. One of the complaints listed from the 70's attempt was: "Many parents and teachers oppose the idea of darker winter mornings, which could put children’s safety at risk. When year-round DST was last used in the 1970s, many Americans criticized sending kids to school in the dark." IMHO after the Pandemic Winter of isolation people are rethinking a lot of things. DST affects people differently based on their age and occupation. Also now that people have tasted the convenience of working from home and employers benefiting from the cost savings there will be many
  4. There are 211 petitions on Change. Org to Abolish Daylight Saving Time https://www.change.org/search?q=Daylight Saving Time This one alone has over 200K signatures https://www.change.org/p/congress-end-the-time-change-choose-one-standard-time-and-stay-with-it-year-round
  5. If anyone is serious about putting daylight saving time in your rear view mirror the only way we can eliminate Daylight Saving Time is: To write your senator TODAY https://www.senate.gov/senators/senators-contact.htm AND write to the Secretary of Transportation: Pete Buttigieg https://www.transportation.gov/contact-us Latest Updates (March 2021) In March 2021, a bipartisan bill called the “Sunshine Protection Act of 2021” was submitted for consideration in the U.S. Senate. The bill aims to end the time change and make DST permanent across the United States.
  6. One size never fits all and all things in moderation; nothing can be solved in 280 characters. I recently read the book/listened to the audio version False Alarm: How Climate Change Panic Costs Us Trillions, Hurts the Poor, and Fails to Fix the Planet, July 14, 2020 by Bjorn Lomborg. There are lots of ideas out their to protect our environment with a combination of power sources, not just one, without eliminating jobs and still living comfortably and successfully. This book shares several examples of good intentions in the realm of green energy going asunder when special interests ver
  7. Good advice Kirk. We have consulted with Susie Adams in the past and found her advice informative and very helpful I Googled: How much is small business tax in Texas? And found the information below. SOURCE: https://comptroller.texas.gov/taxes/franchise/ Tax Rates, Thresholds and Deduction Limits Item Amount Tax Rate (retail or wholesale) 0.475% Tax Rate (other than retail or wholesa
  8. https://www.compare.com/auto-insurance/coverage/vehicle-costs Vehicle Registration Fees, Insurance, and Other Costs by State for 2021 A few notes: These car registration fees are for passenger cars only; states charge different fees for RVs, trucks, antique cars, etc. The numbers we found are current as of 2020, but it’s smart to check the current numbers with your state department of motor vehicles. Additional source State Rankings: https://worldpopulationreview.com/state-rankings/car-registration-fees-by-state
  9. We have friends in Indio and visited often. They have since left California as many have so it may be a good time to buy. Have not been in that specific park but the reviews are pretty good rated 4.6 out of 5 https://tinyurl.com/1q1jl6cs and 8.3 out of 10 https://tinyurl.com/4ng3xd7w It looks really nice when we have driven by. The location has easy access to 111 and 10. With the onset of the pandemic it is really nice to have a sure thing in the winter. Also with the pandemic MANY people have discovered RVing great for RV sales but somewhat reducing the availability of RV sites for
  10. 2021 Cost of Living Calculator https://www.bestplaces.net/cost-of-living/livingston-tx/east-los-angeles-ca/50000 Cost of Living scores and indexes are a way to compare the overall price of goods and services between different areas of the United States. The national average is 100, so when you look at a place’s COL Index you can instantly see how much more or less you’ll have to pay to live there. If a place has a cost of living index of 135, then it is 35% more expensive to live there than the national average. If a place has a cost of living index of 85, then it is 15% cheape
  11. This is an informational forum for RVers by RVers to educate and share RV experiences. As the original poster sharing an article stated: "Restricting the purchase of all firearms to residents of a state will impact many living the fulltime lifestyle." He was contributing information that could be of use to many fulltime RVers. As with all topics in this forum they don't necessarily apply to all. If you can use the info thank the poster for their time and effort to inform; if they don't just delete from your email. This article that may be of assistance here to assist those wanting t
  12. The original incident was from 2019 and from the congressman's website below he announced he reintroduced the legislation 2-1-2021. https://crow.house.gov/media/press-releases/crow-reintroduces-closing-loophole-interstate-firearm-sales-act Crow Reintroduces the Closing the Loophole on Interstate Firearm Sales Act February 1, 2021 Press Release Common-sense Legislation Would Close the ‘Colorado Loophole’ on Out-of-State Gun Sales
  13. Crow Reintroduces the Closing the Loophole on Interstate Firearm Sales Act (2-1-2021) https://crow.house.gov/media/press-releases/crow-reintroduces-closing-loophole-interstate-firearm-sales-act "Crow first introduced the Colorado Loophole Act in May 2019, a month after a woman from Florida who was obsessed with the Columbine tragedy arrived in Colorado, purchased a shotgun, and caused a nationwide panic. "
  14. In times of "Crisis" those in government have a tendency toward over zealousness to "protect" the citizens. Politicians are schooled in the art of reelection to "never let a crisis go to waste". Further in crisis mode citizens can be petrified in the chaos and rational decision making skills are stymied making way for others to make decisions for them only to experience regret after the crisis is averted and they regain their calm. With the current cancel culture and censorship of social media ...discussion is good but contacting your representatives is better and can be done from the com
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