Moving My Antique Tractor To Our New Farm (DeanoFarms: Week 2)

This day has been a day I’ve been waiting for since I was in high school. For the first time in my life, my old John Deere will be on my own place. A lot of trucking was involved in a very enjoyable day. I had to get the old antique tractor woke up from …

Early Bronco Restoration – 1968 Bronco Half Cab – The Upgrades (Part 2)

Most of the upgrades we did on our 1968 Bronco Half Cab are a bunch of things that the average person can’t even tell were done. But, the things we did made it much safer and more reliable. In this video (part 2) I nerd out and discuss the upgrades we made. I discuss the …

Early Bronco Restoration – 1968 Bronco Half Cab – The Timeline (Part 1)

We spent about a year restoring the 1968 Early Bronco Half Cab that Emily’s father, Hogdaddy, gave her. Hogdaddy did most of the heavy lifting back in 2017. We did a bunch of things that the average person can’t even tell were done. But, the things we did made it much safer and more reliable. …

Our Bronco Is A Video Star (Southerland – Down The Road)

Our little Ford Bronco was called into action. After 54 years of trying it finally made it to Nashville and into a country music gig. The country music duo Southerland is releasing a song called “Down The Road”. They used our Bronco in their video. I’m not really a fan of modern country music but …

2 Year Update – Camping In Our RV Travel Trailer + Our Longest Trip Yet (2000+ Miles)

Collecting Experiences! We’ve been doing travel trailer camping as weekend warriors for the past 2 years. Since our first RV trip in early 2020 we’ve taken 13 RV trips. As we ended 2021 we were about to set off on our longest trip yet to date (2,000+ Miles). RV camping (with a truck and travel …

Getting Ready For My First Bikepacking Trip

I’d spent a bunch of time during the winter months learning about bikepacking. With my first trip planned and fast approaching it was time to get everything together. I had not been doing as much bicycling as I have in the past so I needed to get my body ready for the trip (and not …

TN KY Thresherman’s Show – Adams, TN – I Took My John Deere Tractor

I used to go to this show with my granddad and cousins when I was little. I’ve not had my John Deere at the TN KY Thresherman’s Show since I was in high school (in the late 80s). Since that time I’ve restored the tractor my grandfather gave me (watch that video too). I’ve had …

Recapping Our First Year RV’ing – Reviewing our RAM 1500, Heartland Mallard, & cameras (+ Upgrades)

We finished up our first year of RV’ing last year. We just cranked up our second season. We learned a lot in our first year as new RV’ers. So far we are happy with all the decisions we made in our equipment choices. Our RAM 1500 Bighorn, Heartland Mallard trailer, and camera equipment have worked …

Taking My John Deere To An Antique Tractor Show

For the first time in a couple of decades, I took my John Deere to an antique tractor show.  This was my first solo effort without my grandfather at the helm.  It was fun and brought back lots of fond memories from my younger years.  I even got Emily to come and learn to drive …