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Old 03-22-2012, 09:15 PM   #1
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New to RVing & taking the full-time plunge

Hello forum.

My name is Todd. I'm a single, 37 year old male, and have decided to retire before age 40.

I have had a plethora of jobs since I was 16 years old. Started as a bag-boy at a local grocery store, worked retail for WalMart, Law Enforcement, FireFighter, Factory, Guitar Shop Manager, and my last was owner of a small engine repair shop.

I lost my father to Leukemia the first of last year and with his gift of inheritance, I have decided to travel North America while I have my youth.

I am in the first steps of ordering a 2013 Jayco Greyhawk 31DS. There was a local Lot Show here last week and I got to meet a Jayco Rep that was very informative. He said that it would be May before the Greyhawk line was restarted.

I have lurked on this forum for about 3 months, gathering loads of info about this company and its followers. Very excited to hear from all of you and hope to add to this forum the best I can.

Thanks for reading my post and hope to see some of you around the campfire one day.

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Old 03-22-2012, 09:42 PM   #2
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Welcome to the forum Todd!

I look forward to reading about your new adventures as you travel the continent.

Post here often!
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Old 03-23-2012, 12:22 AM   #3
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Cool Story Todd.. do it well you can
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Welcome to the JOF, Todd.
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Old 03-23-2012, 05:17 AM   #5
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Hey Todd sorry to hear about your Dad. Sounds like a mission statement to me. Enjoy the discoveries, both inner and outer.

Please share and post when you can.

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Old 03-23-2012, 10:56 AM   #6
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Welcome Todd! Keep us updated on your new adventure!
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Welcome to the forum, Scorppro. Go for it! And do post often.
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Old 03-23-2012, 06:13 PM   #8
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Enjoy and keep us informed on your travels!
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Old 03-23-2012, 07:03 PM   #9
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Welcome to the forum Todd. Sorry to hear about your dad, his legacy and memory will be travelling with you as you explore this great land of ours.
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Old 03-23-2012, 07:20 PM   #10
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Welcome Todd! I too am brand new to RVing...and look forward to hearing about your exploits. We went with a Greyhawk (2010 31FK) too, picked it up 2 weeks ago. This forum has been priceless for a newbie like myself...I hope you find the same.
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Old 03-23-2012, 08:51 PM   #11
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Good luck Todd, have fun and post often.
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Old 03-26-2012, 09:52 AM   #13
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Lost my mom 3.5 years ago, enjoy your travels met a couple that spent a year travelling with there very young children and they loved it. travelled along both coasts and southern states and back thru Canada. Great experience for them. They would drive about 6-8 hours and find a place to stop and would spend 3-4 days there.
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