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Video Equipment for YouTube – Best Camera for Beginners

In this post we share a list of video equipment for YouTube and walk-through how we make videos for YouTube. To give you some background information as a point of reference, we launched We’re the Russos YouTube channel in 2014. Since then, we have

RV for Beginners – 14 Things Every New RVer Should Know

If you’re a new RVer, you’re probably overwhelmed by the amount of information out there about RVing. When we became full-timers, we certainly were. In this post, we pieced together information about RV living that we learned since we hit the road in 2015.

RV Shows 2021 – U.S. and Canada Shows in Chronological Order

Each year, recreational vehicle associations and RV dealers put on RV shows throughout the United States and Canada. This is a round up schedule of RV Shows 2021 in chronological order. What to expect at an RV Show. Depending on the size of the

Internet for RVers: How to Stay Connected on the Road

We get lots of questions about our life on the road, but if we had to pick the top two, they would probably be: “How are you still married after living in such a small space?” and “How do you stay connected on the

20 Must Have Tools For Your RV Tool Kit – Are You Carrying These Tools?

“What tools do you carry in the RV?” I get asked this question all the time. With limited space and carrying capacity, it can be a challenge to figure out which tools you need in your RV tool kit. I have been RVing since 2015

Small Class C RVs – List of Best Class C RV Manufacturers

When we were shopping for our first motorhome, I remember saying to Kait “let’s go look at some Class C RVs.” She immediately responded with a firm “no” and that was the end of that discussion. When we look back on that moment, Kait

Best Instant Coffee

Instant coffee is consumed all around the world, so much so that almost half of all coffee production is in the form of instant. Despite the amount of instant coffee produced, someone looking for a really gourmet cup of coffee would typically look to

Lightweight Flatbed Truck Campers – From Pop-Up Truck Campers to Custom Fiberglass Truck Campers

During our search for the next adventure vehicle, one option that was recommended to us over and over again were flatbed truck campers. Unlike the Class A, Class B and small Class C motorhomes we’ve lived out of, a lightweight flatbed truck camper is

Ready Brute Elite Tow Bar Review

Towing a vehicle behind an RV is easy once you’ve figured out the setup and installed the right gear. When Kait and I decided to tow a Jeep Wrangler behind the RV, I started researching for the best RV tow bar options out there.

Best Class B RV – Storyteller Overland Mode 4×4

Storyteller Overland is a Class B RV van manufacturer based in Birmingham, Alabama. Currently, they build full van conversions on the 4×4 Mercedes Sprinter chassis. These off-road and off-grid adventure vans are RVIA certified. Keep reading to learn more about these fully converted camper