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The Perfect Water Purifier for International Travel – Grayl Water Purifier Review

Being able to safely drink water from almost any source is a powerful tool to have. With all of the traveling Kait and I do, we have been on a hunt for a reliable water filter that we can refill. Buying bottled water gets

Full Time RVing Costs: Motorhome Edition – October 2015

In this series, we share our costs to live on the road full time in a motorhome. We are through our second month of full time RVing and it’s been quite the adventure. Based on the learnings last month, we slowed down our pace and put fewer miles on

Portable Solar for Your RV: Renogy 100w Portable Solar Panel Review

One of the most considered upgrades for RVing is solar power. Before we started full time RVing in our 29′ motorhome, we lived out of it for two months. Four of those weeks were spent dry camping to better understand our energy consumption. After the four week,

Great Sand Dunes National Park

As we made our way from the Air Museum in Pueblo to Pagosa Springs we spent a night boondocking at the Walmart in Alamosa, CO. After seeing signs for Great Sand Dunes National Park, we decided to wake up early the next day and

I-70 East Drive in a RV from Fruita to Denver

The I-70 drive into Colorado towards Denver is not to be missed. We’ve done the drive in a car, motorcycle and now in a motorhome and it has been breathtaking each time. We were slightly concerned about going over the Rockies in a gas powered

Full Time RVing Costs: Motorhome Edition – September 2015

When we tell people that we live on the road full time, they always ask how we are able to do it and how much it costs. We plan to cover the “how we are able to do it” question in a separate post (Live

Rock Hard 4×4 Patriot Aluminum Bumper Review

Once we decided to travel around the United States in a RV, we knew we would need a tow vehicle and decided on the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited. The next step was figuring out how we would flat tow the Jeep. The two options we decided between were

In Loving Memory of Duke

We lost Duke due to some health issues yesterday having been with us since 2008. He was in the LA Animal Shelter for 3 months and on the list to be put down when we rescued him. He had a rough past and was very

We Quit Our Jobs to Travel – We’re Officially On the Road!

One day, Kait came up with this idea to quit our jobs, sell our house and travel around the U.S. with our dogs. We both needed a break from corporate life and wanted more time with each other and our two dogs, Duke and Leo. Over a year

We’re Shopping for a RV – Fleetwood Southwind Review

We are actively shop for a new (or used) RV which will be a big part of the next step in our lives – more to come on that in the next couple weeks. We were looking at the larger (38-45′) diesel RVs until our friends spent a