I had to derail a little from my original topics to discuss something that is near and dear to my heart.....my pups. Our dogs were the main reason we even began thinking about purchasing an RV. On the way home from a last minute weekend getaway to the north Georgia mountains we just kept talking … Continue reading Our Full-Time RVing Fur Family Tips
When you're traveling with your RV, whether you're pulling a 17ft travel trailer, a 35ft 5th Wheel or behind the wheel of a 45ft diesel pusher, route planning is a key element for a safe and stress free trip. Parking, traffic, bridges, road conditions...OH MY! We can't just whip into any restaurant for a pit … Continue reading Trip and Route Planning with RV Trip Wizard
Unfortunately, my real job....that you know, pays the bills and helps us live this wonderful lifestyle, has increased my work load, making extra time, between travel days, real life stuff, and taking in some sights, very slim. So I haven't had the time to dedicate to researching and writing. But I have some ideas for … Continue reading Worth the wait….I Promise!
Knowing what size RV your vehicle can tow and/or knowing what size truck you need to tow your RV with, is an important bit of information. In order to be safe and not unnecessarily strain your vehicle you'll need to do some research about towing capacity and weight. It's not only about how much … Continue reading Understanding Towing Capacity
If you're like us, you went out and bought a RV to start your full-time dream without ever having owned one before. The idea to do this, came less from the love of camping (ok, not at all) and more from the love of freedom, travel and adventure. So those "minor" details of understanding how … Continue reading RV Tips & Tricks: the everyday stuff
Working on my next post, which will be all about the tips and tricks we've learned in the last, almost 2 years. From black tank maintenance, tricky antennas, basic everyday stuff and so much more! Let me know if there is anything specific you'd like to know about. So stay tuned!!! And don't forget to subscribe … Continue reading Coming Soon: RV tips and tricks
If you've been following along with us for the last few months, you know we are having a nightmare of a time with our brand new fifth wheel. It has shed light on a ton of less than ethical practices in the RV industry. To read more about that, check out my plea to the … Continue reading Travel Trailer vs. Fifth Wheel
SCROLL TO BOTTOM FOR UPDATE After a very frustrating and disappointing 3 months of hopping from Airbnbs and living out of our suitcases and truck (with sprinkles of joy scattered throughout, on account of visits with family during the holidays), we are finally back in our camper. I'm not going to recap all the issues … Continue reading On The Road Again…FINALLY!
Dear RV Industry, Where do I begin....since purchasing a brand new Keystone Alpine three months ago I have learned so much about your industry that has truly saddened me. I'm sad for the families who have had vacations ruined by lack of quality control. I'm sad for the hard-workin' men and women who spend anywhere … Continue reading Dear RV Industry…..
So we bought a new camper, a Keystone Alpine 3901RE toyhauler. We weren't looking to purchase a new one, but one of our favorite past times is walking through RV dealerships just to window shop. But we stumbled across this brand new 2017 with the most perfect layout for our lifestyle and it was marked … Continue reading UNC, Williamsburg, Jamestown and Our New Camper