Roof Repairs, Dodging a Storm, & Exploring Fairhope
We’ve been staying in Gulf Shores, Alabama since mid-November, but we had to uproot ourselves and take our fifth wheel in for roof repairs on Monday, January 2. We had discovered a roof leak after a heavy rain storm and it required more than a quick fix. Packing up and moving our home is a hassle. Everything must be put away and secured for the drive (basically, it must be made earthquake-proof for bouncing down the road). The stools must be stowed, toys put into bins, countertops cleared, bikes stored, coffee mugs wrapped, slides pulled in, tire covers folded away, and so on.
Only a few hours after we left town and dropped off our RV at the repair shop, a violent storm unexpectedly came through Gulf Shores. By the time it hit, we were safe and cozy in Read the rest of this entry »