Reviews Archive

Flywheel Review – Why We Switched to Flywheel Managed WordPress Hosting and What We Think After 2 Years

In this Flywheel review, I will share why we switched to this managed WordPress hosting provider in 2017 and what we think after two years. Flywheel Review When we launched this website, we decided to go with an economical hosting option. At that time,

Harvest Hosts Review – Overnight RV Camping at Wineries, Farms and More

Looking for unique overnight RV camping experiences? How would you like to wake up on a vineyard in California or on a farm in Florida? Harvest Hosts is a membership program that offers RVers unique camping opportunities across the United States and Canada. We

How to Make Coffee When You’re Camping, RVing or Traveling Internationally

I love coffee. It doesn’t matter if I’m tent camping at Joshua Tree National Park or living out of a camper van on the coast of Oregon, I can always make a great cup of coffee. Since my love affair with coffee makes a

Cassette Toilet – What Is it? How Do You Use it? Where Do You Dump It?

What is a cassette toilet? How does a cassette toilet work? How do you dump a cassette toilet? These are some of the questions we get asked all the time about the cassette toilet system that we use for camper van life. We’ve been

Berkey Water Filter Review – Get Rid of Harmful Chemicals

Access to clean water is important whether you live in a traditional home or a home on wheels. Kait and I have been using the Berkey water filtration system for over six years to get rid of harmful chemicals. I hope you find this

Is Costco Membership Worth It? Ways to Save Money at Costco

“Is Costco membership worth it?” Well, the answer is different depending on who you ask and how they use their membership. Joe and I have been Costco members since 2005 and we have done the calculation. For us, a Costco membership is absolutely worth

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

RV Jack Pads and Leveling Pads – Made from Recycled Rubber Tires

This post was originally published on June 20, 2016. It has been updated to include use of the RV jack pads and leveling pads with a Class B camper van. We were first introduced to Hosspad at the Florida RV SuperShow. The timing was

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,

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