Do you know how to perform CPR, cardio pulmonary resuscitation? If not, it’s a good idea to learn. You never know when you’re going to be thrust into a Good Samaritan role, so why not be prepared? Each year in the United States more than 350,000 out-of-hospital cardiac arrests occur, some even on a golf […]
A few weeks back I shared why I feel boondocking is more memorable than staying in RV parks. While you never know exactly what you will find in the boondocks, pleasant surprises seem to come with the territory. The following are a few surprises my wife and I recently experienced in our western travels. Pulling […]
Among the pet peeves of one very busy RV technician: customers who bring him an RV with a roof leak. No, he’s not upset because the roof developed a leak. That kind of thing can happen. Rather, it’s the customer. He or she recently bought the RV only to “discover” that the roof is incontinent. […]
It is getting to be the time of year when many folks are migrating to their winter grounds. For many people, the long drives between locations can contribute to back pain, making for cranky travelers. These tips will help keep your spine in a better place and your voyages pain-free. Hydrate. There always seems to […]
Ah that “new RV” smell. The aroma of a brand-new trailer, motorhome or truck camper can be intoxicating during the buying process. Unfortunately the scent wafting from the toxic formaldehyde glues holding the units together can also be bad for our health. Today a new generation of eco-smart RV manufacturers are trying to limit our exposure to […]
A wise friend once advised, “before anyone gets married, they need to do two things together: complete a house renovation project and go on a long road trip.” Nothing brings out all the quirks, ticks, and annoying habits of your partner like being in a small space together 24/7. Add in a stressful situation like […]
People hit the road for many reasons, but here are four of the most unusual reasons for full-time RVing.
Most of us picked up on life’s little niceties when we were young, say in kindergarten. Sharing. Taking turns. Working at developing patience. For the most part, we see it in our fellow RVers— courtesy seems like a general rule among most. But still, there are areas where it seems like some need those little […]
Are you curious about the nomadic life? Start your road-trip education with these three quirky and surprising things about full-time RVers you didn’t know.
Life on the road is great, but isn’t always what it seems. You may be surprised by our nomadic RV lifestyle reality check.