“Safe Overnight Parking”

Posted by jeff | Posted in Winnebago Experience | Posted on 27-07-2010

A hotly debated issue in Venice, CA has taken a positive turn. The city has decided to set aside parking lots in the evenings for those who live in their motorhomes. It’s about time!

In a program that has been successful in areas such as Santa Barbara, CA and Eugene, OR, select lots in the Venice area will be open to registered “lifers” to park safely at night, rather than being on the streets. Specifics of the hours and regulations has not been released (or determined) yet, but many of the day parking lots off the beach have been considered.
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Beard Font

Posted by jeff | Posted in Bringing Back The Hobo | Posted on 21-07-2010

To honor a comment on the last post, I bring you a beard font. Just for fun until we are moved in and can post pics of the new place and let you in on what’s going on with the Hobosoul.

Goodbye Dick

Posted by jeff | Posted in Bringing Back The Hobo, Winnebago Experience | Posted on 12-07-2010

I hope you enjoy your new home. It might not be as cool in West Covina as it was on the Westside. You might not have as many visitors as you once did. It might be a bit lonely. Please, enjoy your view of the golf course, of the open fields that surround you. The Hetzels will look after you, I’ll be by to visit every now and again, and you’ll be thought of often. Even in our new home, buddy, we mistakenly refer to our Airsteam as, “the Winnebago”. Perhaps you can come and join us sometime, but for now, sleep well. You’ve worked hard the last four and a half years.

We’ll see you soon.

Home Sweet Home

Posted by jeff | Posted in Bringing Back The Hobo, Resourceful Living | Posted on 02-07-2010