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  • GoGear: Best Box Ever

    GoGear: Best Box Ever

    Every now and then we come across a product that checks all the boxes.  And in the case of Meori, it literally is...

    06.07.2017
  • Locker Love

    Locker Love

    Full timing in an RV is amazing, but there are some adjustments. I was a frequent customer of the Amazon Prime serv...

    05.03.2017
  • Smartphone v. Camera:  Which is Better?

    Smartphone v. Camera:  Whic...

    Any photographer will tell you that, “the best camera is the one that you’ll use.”  And given the im...

    03.02.2017
  • GoGear: 10 Top Must Haves for the Brand New RVer

    GoGear: 10 Top Must Haves fo...

    So, you bought a new RV! Fantastic!  Now what… At least that’s what we asked ourselves once we made our first...

    02.16.2017
  • What’s new.  What’s hot.  Notes from the RVIA Show.

    What’s new. What̵...

    Hi all, in early December James and I made a trip to Kentucky where we attended the annual RVIA trade show in Loui...

    01.01.2017
  • 20 Gift Ideas for RV Lovers (Under $50)

    20 Gift Ideas for RV Lovers...

    Here come the holidays, folks. If you haven’t started your shopping list for the RVers in your life, you’ve com...

    11.22.2016
  • Save Money and Drive Safer!

    Save Money and Drive Safer!

    When was the last time you checked the tire pressure on your rig?  Before your trip? During?  Or when it was too...

    10.12.2016
  • The XYZs of TV  for RV

    The XYZs of TV for RV

    (This story has been updated). A while back I wrote a widely read story on how we set our Navion up for watching TV...

    09.17.2016
  • To Tow or Not to Tow

    To Tow or Not to Tow

    Before we hit the road in 2014, we had several freak out moments. However, our biggest anxiety point was whether or...

    09.13.2016
  • Condensation Prevention in your RV

    Condensation Prevention in y...

    With the “dog days of summer” behind us, RVers thinking about extending their trips into the fall will...

    09.08.2016
  • Unexpected Joy on an E-Bike

    Unexpected Joy on an E-Bike

    “Try it,” my friend Jeff encouraged. “What do I need to know?” I asked, figuring there was some special pro...

    08.10.2016
  • Go Gear: Bike Locking for RVers

    Go Gear: Bike Locking for RV...

    It’s almost time for GNR, and so far it’s been a great summer of riding and RVing!  I’ve previously done a v...

    07.05.2016