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Full Time RVing Costs: Van Life Edition – May 2017

What does it cost to live out of a camper van full time? Well, we calculated the first month of van life expenses and we’re fairly happy with the numbers. Continue reading for a detailed breakdown of costs. For a six month average, watch

Free Camping Mojave National Preserve – Banshee Canyon

Throughout the United States, there are beautiful free camping spots on public land and national forests. Our most recent off grid camping adventure lead us to a great free camping spot in the Mojave National Preserve. Most of these spots are considered off grid

RV Window Shades – Custom Sun Shades for Insulation

Insulation for your RV can make a huge difference in terms of comfort. One of the first modifications we tackled were custom RV window shades for the camper van. Pre-made reflective insulation shades are available, but depending on the type of vehicle, the cost can

Travel Channel’s Big Time RV Season 4 “Europe or Bust”

Nearly one year ago, we received an email in our inbox with the subject line “Travel Channel Casting”. We were on the edge of our seats reading through the email. As you can imagine, we were curious, surprised, excited, nervous all at the same

Sport Berkey Water Bottle Review – Portable Water Purifier

We have been using the Sport Berkey water bottle since 2014 and take it everywhere we go. This portable water purifier uses the filtration benefits of the larger Berkey water purification systems except it’s in a bottle. As much as we love our Travel Berkey,

Shopping For and Buying an RV – Q&A About Our Experience

The most popular messages we receive are questions about shopping for and buying an RV. The questions range from brand comparisons to getting a loan and the final inspection. We hosted a live stream to answer these questions. Viewers tuned in from all over the United

Top 10 Must Have RVing Gadgets For Full Time RVers

Whether you RV full time like we do or take your RV for weekend adventures, there are some items that are essential for RVing. We put together a list of our Top 10 Must Have RVing Gadgets. We hope you find it helpful in

Custom Motorhome Conversions – ShowHauler Super C RVs

Looking for a custom Super C RV on an over the road truck chassis? These custom motorhome conversions are quite impressive and worth checking out if you find yourself in Indiana. Below is a video of our factory tour with Lonnie from ShowHauler Motorhomes.

Live Life On Your Own Terms

This four part video series is about how to live life on your own terms. We share our personal experiences and learnings from the five years that it took us to transition to living life on our own terms. Live Life On Your Own

Roadmaster Spare Tire Carrier Review

Did your motorhome come with a spare tire? Ours didn’t. Before we discovered the Roadmaster spare tire carrier, we discussed getting a roof rack for the Jeep to carry a spare and a few other options. Then we met Don Simpson at the Florida RV