Happiest Camper RV Blog

Tag: Happy Camper

How to Navigate a RV Insurance Claim

How to Navigate a RV Insurance Claim

Your RV is damaged.  Now what?  Here is how we navigated our RV insurance claim after a wreck and some tips we learned along the way. First, always carry full coverage insurance for all your vehicles.  We chose GEICO as our insurance carrier for the […]

Our Truck & RV are Totaled

Our Truck & RV are Totaled

It’s official.  Both the truck and RV are totaled, so now I can share the whole story. We were traveling eastbound on I-20 through Mingus, Texas.  My husband was driving (thank goodness!), and it was time fuel up.  I was riding in the backseat with […]

How To Install RV Flooring

How To Install RV Flooring

Here’s the final tutorial about our RV that was totaled a week after we finished renovations, and it’s all about flooring.  We will cover how to remove the previous carpet and linoleum, choosing the right flooring for a RV, preparing to install flooring (especially when […]

RV Makeover

RV Makeover

We put a lot of work into our RV renovation in the weeks leading up to it getting totaled. (More about that here.)  If I had known what I know now, I would have taken a lot more photos.  There was still some finishing work […]

Our RV is Totaled

Our RV is Totaled

On April 9th we left Arizona with the RV in tow and set off for our new home in Big Stone Gap, VA.  The springtime drive was beautiful, everyone was enjoying the trip (including the baby and dogs), and after two years we finally felt […]

21 Easy and Delicious RV Dinner Ideas

21 Easy and Delicious RV Dinner Ideas

Coming up with a plan for dinner every day can get tedious, especially when you’re confined to the space of an RV.  These 21 Easy and Delicious RV Dinner Ideas will make your life a little easier.  They are all cooked in either a crock […]

RV Photo Challenge

RV Photo Challenge

The best part about living in a RV is all the wonderful people I get the pleasure of meeting both on the road and virtually.  It really is a supportive community full of happy campers.  To further engage with RV lovers, I’m hosting a RV […]

Tiny House vs. RV

Tiny House vs. RV

Tiny houses are trendy and adorable.  Television shows parade their affordability and the convenience of living tiny for singles, couples, and families.  That is what lead my husband and I to explore the concept two years ago, when rents were high and the housing market […]

RV Life Lately

RV Life Lately

We have been busy little RV living bees lately with projects in the works all over the place.  This peel-and-stick back splash in the kitchen really brightens up the whole space.  I need to make a new curtain for this window because the one there […]

Consumerism vs. Minimalism

Consumerism vs. Minimalism

I am a child of the 80’s when consumerism was rampant.  My playroom was filled to the brim with toys of every kind – Barbies, a karaoke machine, board games, dress-up clothes, craft kits, coveted dolls that my grandma stood in line for hours to […]