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Winter Quarters Pasco RV Resort – Peak Inside an Encore RV Resort

The big thing we miss about living in one place for a long period of time is the sense of familiarity and community. There is something comforting about knowing the roads and seeing familiar faces every day. During a recent stay at an Encore RV

Chinese Dumpling Recipe – Celebrating Chinese New Year in Our Home on Wheels

According to the Chinese zodiac, 2016 is the year of the Monkey (猴子). Joe happens to be a monkey, but he’s not just any monkey, he’s a gold monkey. To celebrate, I’m making my family’s Chinese dumpling recipe in our home on wheels. Dumplings (饺子)

Petrified Forest National Park with Our Husky

By far, one of the most unique and memorable National Parks we have visited is Petrified Forest in Northern Arizona. This park lets you take a step back in time hundreds of millions of years ago to a place where dinosaurs roamed among the giant

Fan-Tastic Ultra Breeze Vent Cover Review

This is our Fan-Tastic Ultra Breeze vent cover review and we hope that you find it useful in helping you decide whether it’s the right fit for your RVing needs. One consistent element of weather we’ve experienced on the road is rain, and a lot

Composting Toilet For the RV – Our Two Week Experiment with a Bucket Toilet

This is the story of how I convinced Joe to build a composting toilet for the RV and actually use it for a few weeks. Everyone thought we were crazy to use a composting bucket toilet in our brand new motorhome. Even Joe thought I had

Newmar Warranty and Customer Service – Our Experiences with RV Warranty Work

Newmar warranty and customer service is top notch. We’ve owned our Newmar Bay Star since June 2015 and have had multiple interactions with regards to Newmar warranty and customer service. All of our interactions have been better than we expected (knock on wood). Read about our experiences

How To Manually Level an RV – RV EZ Level Review

RV EZ Level changed the way we level our motorhome. We started out using the auto level system, but ran into situations where the system was unable to level the RV due to uneven ground. A couple we met at Rincon Parkway showed us how to

The Perfect Champagne to Ring in the New Year

Everyone loves a good bottle of bubbly to celebrate the New Year and one of our favorites is the De Margerie Grand Cru Brut. If you’re looking for that perfect Champagne to ring in the New Year that won’t put a huge dent in

Pima Air & Space Museum Tucson Arizona

Pima Air & Space Museum, located in Tucson, Arizona, has four football fields worth of indoor hangars filled with planes and over 150 more parked outside spanning 100 years of aviation history. This is one of the biggest (4th largest) and best collections of

Mesa Verde National Park

National Parks have been one of our favorite destinations and each one quickly becomes a favorite. Mesa Verde National Park in Colorado gave us a glimpse of how the Ancestral Pueblo people lived. The park has over 4,500 archeological sites including 600 cliff dwellings,