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12 Tips to Survive RV Living – How To Make It Through the First Year

The first year of full time RV life flew by in the blink of an eye. As we make our way toward the two year mark, I wanted to share some tips that helped us survive the transition to RV living. Whether you’re a

Class B RVs – Complete List of Class B RV Manufacturers

During our search for the perfect camper van, we discovered many Class B RV manufacturers in the United States and Canada. Some of these companies make custom camper vans, others make standard Class B RVs found at RV dealerships. One thing we know for sure is

Full Time RV Life Without an RV

One of the things we didn’t plan for when we ventured into full time RV life is being without an RV for an extended period of time. Luckily, we were able to move in temporarily with our families during the transition. Below is the live

Chinese New Year Dishes to Celebrate Year of the Rooster

As we bid adieu to Joe’s Year of the Monkey, we welcome my grandmother’s Year of the Rooster. Although my grandmother is no longer with us, her Chinese New Year dishes live on. Since we wintered in Florida last year, we had a modest celebration by making pork dumplings. This

Flywheel Managed WordPress Hosting Review and Experience

When we launched this website, we decided to go with the most economical hosting option. At that time, we only had a handful of visitors a day. As this website continues to grow, we have realized that our hosting needs have changed. After comparing

Jumbo Rocks Campground Joshua Tree National Park

Throughout our travels, we’ve found that National Parks offer some of the best campgrounds. Our most recent camping adventure brought us to Jumbo Rocks Campground Joshua Tree National Park. The only amenity at Jumbo Rocks Campground are pit toilets, but the beautiful setting more than makes

RV Living Costs: Full Time in a Motorhome for One Year

After a year of full time RVing in a Class A motorhome, we sat down to look at our RV living costs. Some costs are calculated on an annual basis and other costs are calculated on a monthly average. RV living costs will vary depending on the

Garmin RV Portable GPS Review – Garmin RV 760LMT

In the market for an RV GPS? Check out our Garmin RV portable GPS review to see if the Garmin RV 760LMT is right for your needs. We consider this to be a must have gadget for RVing. The RV GPS is an expensive purchase with many

Sportsmobile Custom Camper Vans and Factory Tour

We were first introduced to Sportsmobile custom camper vans at the Florida RV Show. Angela from Sportsmobile Texas gave us a tour of one of their Sprinter 4×4 camper vans. Ever since then, we have been geeking out over all their custom camper vans. Our favorites

Lance Camper Factory Tour – Travel Trailers, Truck Campers

As we continue the search for our next RV, we wanted to check out lightweight travel trailers. Since we are in California, we made our way to Lancaster for the Lance Camper Factory Tour. Every Wednesday, Lance Camper opens its doors to the public to tour