Wouldn’t it be great to have one centralized location where you can take in some RV factory tours? Elkhart, Indiana is just that place! There are 30-40 RV manufacturers with plants that operate in the Elkhart region along with RV component manufacturers and distribution centers. Hence, why Elkhart is called the RV Capital of the World.
Did you know pool noodles aren’t just for swimming in pools or down a lazy river?! We’ve found some incredibly genius pool noodle camping hacks to use around your campsite, on your tent as well as in and around your RV! Because of their lightweight flexibility and offer great padding, these floating swim tubes can be cut, slit, bent and wrapped to size to protect your family from injuries around your campsite and damage to your RV or tent.
Less than a year of owning our fifth wheel, our RV’s folding entry steps were literally rusting apart becoming unsightly and unsafe. So, when we were approached by Torklift International to product test their GlowStep Revolution RV steps for our fifth wheel, we jumped at the opportunity.
Living in an RV doesn’t mean you have to put up with the dark interior that makes it feel like a cave. There are some fun and inexpensive ways to lighten and brighten your RV interior by using these creative decorating tips. These interior decorating ideas can be used in RVs. But also, can be incorporated in small spaces like a cottage, cabin, tiny home or even small apartment.
Winter camping in an RV has its’ own set of challenges. You must prepare your motorhome or camper to be able to survive the elements. From keeping the cold outside and your pipes from freezing, there are important tasks you need to prepare your RV for winter camping and survive the freezing elements.
Living in a van down by the river is a figurative expression meaning being a complete failure at life, a drain on society. However, nothing could be further from the truth for many, including us, who choose to live minimally in vans or even downsizing to small RVs and campers while enjoying freedom and travel.
RV toy haulers are typically built with no decorating sense. But, with a little creativity and eye for color and design, we’ll show you how we transformed our Heartland Cyclone into a fun and amazing living area. Check out our custom toy hauler interior makeover that made our camper look more like a home…or ship cabin??
Toy camper play sets are great for educational and interactive role playing. But also, toy campers and RVs get kids excited about their own adventures on the road. And, these RV and toy camper play sets make great Christmas or holiday gifts or to give for birthdays or just because! They will bring tons of adventurous joy to your future little camper while making memories of their own. Continue reading “40+ Toy Camper Play Sets for Kids *2022 GIFT IDEAS*”
In 2014, we purchased our Heartland Cyclone 4100 fifth wheel toy hauler and Ram 3500 truck. However, we still had one more piece of the puzzle that would allow us to pull our load safely; a fifth wheel hitch. After much research, our compass needle kept pointing to CURT Manufacturing products because of their commitment to safety. And then, a few years later, we joined their safety campaign team.
We thought things couldn’t get any better than living full-time in our beautiful Heartland Landmark fifth wheel. However, our decision of downsizing RVs allows us more nomadic adventures! And, our much smaller RV gives us access to places we could have never fit with our fifth wheel. While yes, we do miss the comforts of our former fifth wheel, downsizing RVs gives us many more opportunities to explore and visit off-the-beaten-path places in our tiny Winnebago View Class C motorhome.