bella_mimi

Age: 65+

Member since April 2012

Retired nurse and civil engineer

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We are Gary and Rhonda. We have raised our family of five boys near Lansing, Michigan (in Laingsburg - aka "the burg"). We enjoy "quiet living" - across the street from Lake Victoria - and 3 miles from Sleepy Hollow State Park. We have taken our vintage RV on a couple out of state trips, one to the New England area and one to the upper Midwest are, visiting many microbreweries and state parks. We are still ironing out the kinks and learning the ropes. So if anyone has advice - feel free.

Skills & Expertise to Share

None - still learning!

bella_mimi's Pets

We have a Bengal cat, Stella, who travels fairly well.

Favorite Boondocking Locations

We have visited wine country near Traverse City and have stayed in Holland and Ludington near Lake Michigan. We have also stayed at nearby Sleepy Hollow State Park.

bella_mimi's Hometown

Laingsburg, Michigan

bella_mimi's Guest Details

bella_mimi's Rig

We have a 1986 Astro Van Allegro (21 ft). The first thing I did was make a new tire cover (the original was in shreds) from remants of vinyl I had - voila! - introducing the "Peace-mobile". Needless to say there are lots of brown and orange furnishings and a retro metal "peace sign" wall art (a gift from one of our sons and his wife).

bella_mimi's Travel Preferences

  • Travels with pets
  • Prefers an electric hookup

bella_mimi Has 1 Host Location

Winding Road

Laingsburg, MI, US
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bella_mimi's References (4)

References from Hosts (3)

kenskeeper

October 2016

friendly guests

we did not have a lot of time, but was nice talking with them. very considerate guests.


Marjle1

October 2016

Great Guests

Stayed just one night. Didn't get a chance to visit..... Hope they stop again with more time to visit. Definitely recommend!


Erlhaven Farms

October 2016

A Great Couple

We have been so fortunate this summer to have a few boondockers staying with us. And bella mimi have been added to the list of great people. It seems that time is always an issue (not enough). We enjoyed having this couple at our farm and we can hardly wait to visit them in Michigan. Great guests make great hosts!


References from Guests (1)

Marcusandco

June 2016

A beautiful meeting

A big thank you to Gary and Rhonda for our marvellous welcoming. Here we really felt like home. We stayed one night and it really was too short. The spot is Nice and quiet. No words to say how it was a good day. Hope to See you soon guys!!!