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  • RV Insurance 101

    RV Insurance 101

    So you’ve been daydreaming about hitting the open road in your brand new RV for months now. You’ve attended a c...

    03.05.2015
  • HOW did you sleep last night?

    HOW did you sleep last night...

    This isn’t a story of if you got a good night’s sleep, but how you did.  Now for all you RVers who have walk-a...

    02.17.2015
  • The ABC’s of TV for RV

    The ABC’s of TV for RV

    Mobile TV watching has come a long way since my parents traveled in their RV in the early 1970’s where a “compa...

    02.15.2015
  • Better readers

    Better readers

    Having a smartphone is great, but for older eyes, reading it can be frustrating.  We came across this novel soluti...

    12.15.2014
  • 8 Tips for better smartphone photography

    8 Tips for better smartphone...

    Friends often ask me, “what’s the best camera?”  And my answer always is: the one that’s always available....

    11.24.2014
  • 7 Packing Tips for Easy Travel

    7 Packing Tips for Easy Trav...

    Whether you’re taking a flight where they charge you baggage fees or vacationing in an RV with limited space...

    11.19.2014
  • Triple Threat Teapot

    Triple Threat Teapot

    The Better Housewares collapsible tea kettle might earn a neat little space in your galley.  Made from high grade,...

    08.27.2014
  • An instant smartphone mount

    An instant smartphone mount

    The great thing about the Kenu Airframe portable smartphone mount is that it’s easy to clip onto any kind of dash...

    06.30.2014
  • Great-grandson of Flubber

    Great-grandson of Flubber

    Remember the old Disney Flubber movies with Fred McMurray?  Sugru might not bounce, but it’s pretty remarkable....

    06.30.2014
  • I Brake for Coneheads

    I Brake for Coneheads

    Be the master of your own cone-zone with these nifty collapsible road cones.  Save a parking spot.  Signal where...

    06.01.2014
  • Brew Espresso on Starbucks’ Doorstep

    Brew Espresso on Starbucks&#...

    In the never ending quest (or dare we say heated debate) for on-the-road coffee solutions, the AeroPress Coffee and...

    05.07.2014
  • A HOT weather app that’s totally cool.

    A HOT weather app that’...

    It will rain in your location in 10 minutes.  Now how’s that for a personal forecast!  Dark Sky stands out in a...

    04.03.2014