Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
Old 06-24-2009, 05:01 PM   #1
4 Rivet Member
 
bullydogsmom's Avatar
 
1972 25' Tradewind
old mystic , Connecticut
Join Date: Jul 2008
Posts: 320
She's Finally on the Road!!!

Hello all my Airstream Friends.

First, I want to thank all of you how this past year have given your advice and wisdom so freely. You have made this journey of ours so much easier. Your posts have helped so much. You were all so patient with me even when I didn't know a black water tank from a grey water tank or if I even had either of them. I can just see you all sitting back rolling your eyes laughing.,

You have had me in stitches with some of your PM's, 2Air, where are you? Above all none of you ever made me feel stupid.

For those of you who have followed our progress I have posted one of my last posts in our "Annette's Folley" thread.

Our oldest son, John, his wife and 3 year old son have taken our Airstream on her Maiden Voyage. They have called from NH they have arrived at their campground safely, I know he's 31 but I'm still his mother.. They asked this winter if they could use it on their vacation, we said sure, But I was sure that we would have taken her out BEFORE his vacation time. Nope it's been raining here for what seems like forever.

It's kinda like having a new car and someone else is enjoying the first ride. But that's OK, we did this Airstream thing to help build family memories. He called about 1 hour ago and He said only 2 problems, #1 our truck sucks gas like water, #2 we now only have 2 hub caps. Harold told me that the clips were too rusty to hold them on but I insisted.

We are leaving On July 11th for our trip to Mt Rushmore with our other 2 Grandkids. I'm going to start an On the Road thread with pictures once we get going. I'm also going to keep a log of expenses.

So now I get to say what a lot of you say,

See you down the road!

Annette
__________________

__________________
bullydogsmom is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-24-2009, 05:14 PM   #2
Rivet Master
 
Lily&Me's Avatar

 
2006 22' Interstate
Normal , Illinois
Join Date: Jan 2009
Posts: 13,563
Congratulations on her completion, have a great time with those grandbabies and travel safe.
__________________

__________________
🏡 🚐 Cherish and appreciate those you love. This moment could be your last.🌹🐚❤️
Lily&Me is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-24-2009, 05:18 PM   #3
Rivet Master
 
mello mike's Avatar
 
1958 26' Overlander
Mesa , Arizona
Join Date: Jul 2004
Posts: 1,742
Images: 53
Congrats, Bullydogsmom!!! Can't wait for that day to arrive for me and my '72. Just gotta finish the bathroom and then we're off...
__________________
1958 Overlander
2011 Wolf Creek 850N TC
2011 Ford F-250 Crewcab (6.2L), 3.73RE

WBCCI #5661/AIR #5661/TAC # AZ-6
4CU 1st VP

My '58 Overlander Restoration and Travel Blog:
http://mellomikesairstreams.blogspot.com/
mello mike is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-24-2009, 05:40 PM   #4
Moderator
 
Kevin245's Avatar

 
Vintage Kin Owner
... , ...
Join Date: Jul 2007
Posts: 9,390
Images: 9
Wink

Great news Annette!

Glad to hear that things are wrapped up and you're ready to roll.

Safe travels,

Kevin
__________________

"You wouldn't worry so much about what others think of you if you realized how seldom they do."

Eleanor Roosevelt

Kevin245 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-24-2009, 06:16 PM   #5
2 Rivet Member
 
1974 25' Tradewind
Monument , Colorado
Join Date: Apr 2009
Posts: 41
Congratulations and again, thanks for the water fill key. We took our 74' LY on her maiden voyage over Memorial day. Believe me you're going to love it.
__________________
seeflash is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-24-2009, 07:47 PM   #6
Rivet Master
 
DEITZ645's Avatar

 
2006 30' Classic S/O
Currently Looking...
Mohrsville , Pennsylvania
Join Date: Jun 2006
Posts: 1,313
Images: 10
Annette,
Congratulations on a job well done!!!

Have a safe and pleasant trip out west and start making some Airstream memories.

Keep Penn Wood Airstream Park in mind as you're breezing through Pennsylvania on your way out to or back from Mount Rushmore.
__________________

__________________
Carl, Elaine & Finn The Beagle
2006 30' Classic W Slide & Limited Package Katarina
2006 GMC 2500 HD 6.6 Turbo Diesel Crew Cab 8' Bed
TAC PA-3
S/OS#042
AIR #14487
NQ3U (was KB3UOM)
DEITZ645 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
She's off for paint! bobfowler All Argosy Trailers 19 08-12-2008 04:33 AM
She's Here! Whizzo Member Introductions 8 05-11-2008 07:21 PM
She's ours! bobfowler All Argosy Trailers 14 09-30-2007 09:57 PM
She's Home! FiveGreers Member Introductions 16 02-01-2006 03:30 PM
Finally --on the road WayWard Wind On The Road... 1 09-21-2003 09:15 PM


Virginia Campgrounds

Reviews provided by




Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 03:36 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.

Airstream is a registered trademark of Airstream Inc. All rights reserved. Airstream trademark used under license to Social Knowledge LLC.