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 than the truth for many, including us, who choose to live minimally while enjoying freedom and travel. So, fasten your seatbelts! We’re going to take you on a wild ride showing you how downsizing RVs works for us…and maybe give you that nudge to do it too!
If you’ve ever stepped foot into any RV straight from the factory, you’re sure to notice how bland, boring and brown their interiors are. RV manufacturer prescribed decor, in general, lacks personality, creativity and zest. So, being the creative type, I set myself on a mission to make our new RV look homey and reflect our personalities with customized features. This is how I completed our toy hauler interior makeover.
Now that we are grandparents, we’re always on the look out for cool RV and camper toys to buy for our grandson. And what better timing to showcase our favorite hand-picked collection. This cool kiddie RV and camper toy collection makes it easy for parents, grandparents, family and friends to pick out age-appropriate RV and camper toys to put under the tree, wrap-up for their little’s birthday or even just because! Continue reading “Must Have RV and Camper Toys for Kids!”
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.
When we released our 2019 big reveal video, we were surprised (and elated!) by the monstrous support of downsizing our RV! But then, we were faced with a slew of questions that we felt we owed you, our readers and followers why we downsized…significantly. So, here’s why we traded our comfortably spacious 42′ Heartland Landmark 365 luxury fifth wheel to a tiny 26′ motorhome…
RV owners have taken interior decorating to a whole level making their motorhomes, travel trailers and fifth wheels fun and welcoming. They have from drab to fab in personalization and customizing the look of their RV interior. So let’s add a few of our RV decorating tips into your motorhome or camper to bring in a little interior design and function with pops of creativity and color!
Every RV remodel or renovation project needs to start with a good plan even before picking up a paint brush or hanging art on a wall. But, what if you don’t even know where to start? We’ll help walk you through the interior design planning process of your future RV makeover.
When we bought our 5th wheel and our 2014 Ram 3500 dually tow vehicle we needed a reliable and easy-to-operate hitch system to tow our RV down the roadways together safely. After several hours of research, we chose is the Curt Q24 fifth wheel hitch (#16245) manufactured by Curt Manufacturing.