This is what I'd consider living the dream. A runway mowed out of a field, next to the corn in upstate New York.
This winter, I'm going to spend the $300 to upgrade my nosewheel on the RV-7A to the Grove wheel and axle. I want to be able to land on turf occasionally. I've always enjoyed doing that.
You want more? Here's one on an RV-7 that was posted a few days ago, with a soundtrack that isn't from Top Gun.