As I post this, we are in the middle of a huge world health crisis; the COVID 19 Coronavirus Pandemic. That reason alone should encourage us all be proactive about our health. But, as full-time RVing travelers, this can present it’s owns set of challenges due to businesses and restaurants closings, and outdoor recreation limitations. Adding to insult, employment numbers plummeting or employees being forced to stay home while work remotely and being cooped up the whole fam damily!
RV boondocking takes off grid camping in a camper to a whole new level! Camping off grid in your RV starts with properly preparing your RV to survive the elements, terrain and usage followed by knowing how to conserve water, electricity and food. Once you master off grid boondocking, you’ll find yourself and your family wanting to head out into the wild more! These RV boondocking tips will get there and beyond!
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??
Van life and the minimalist lifestyle seems to be all the rage these days. Even downsizing from our fifth wheel RV to an even smaller motorhome has us rethinking what’s necessary thus, taking on the van life and minimalistic approach. What we’ve found in the process is we’re actually happier and less-stressed! But, this van life and minimalist attitude requires us to shop differently. So, here’s our collection of van life shopping hacks to get you thinking.
Before we set out for the open road in 2014, we had come to the hard realization that full-time RV life is vastly different than living in an house. In retrospect, a lot of things are harder but are the rewards worth it? Continue reading “Full-Time RV Life: What to Expect as Full-Time RVers”
We all know that RV Kitchens are tiny and tight on storage space. But that doesn’t mean we have to compromise by limiting our kitchen necessities. It also doesn’t mean we should have to constantly worry about messes made going down the road. As RVers, we also have important other storage concerns such as weight and displacement. Since our fifth wheel and now our small Class C motorhome has even more limited space and weight capabilities, we needed clever and creative kitchen storage solutions.
Camping has become very popular for RVers and tent campers alike. But, to achieve a great camping experience for you and your family, you need the right outdoor camping accessories and RV gear. So, before heading out for your weekend family campout or RV vacation, check out these camping and RV tips to help make your camping adventures more fun!
Does the water from your RV taste bad or smell funky? It’s most likely due to mold and bacteria growing in your water tank. This is why it’s so important to know how to sanitize your RV water tank regularly. Otherwise, you are not only risking your health but also your family’s health; including your pets!
Some may love the cold weather or winter camping. But for others, just trying to stay warm in their RV or towable camper in cold weather can be a challenge. So, we put together some helpful cold weather RV tips to help keep you and your RV warm and toasty.
There’s nothing more euphoric than the smell of bacon and eggs frying in a cast iron pan over a campfire on a cool, crisp Autumn morning. Watching pancakes being poured onto the griddle completes the perfect Norman Rockwell camping scene. But you’re going to need some campfire cooking gear and outdoor grilling tools.