Tag: RV Life

Foil Packet Camping Meals You’ll Love

Foil Packet Camping Meals You’ll Love

Keep meal planning easy with these 20 foil packet camping meals. Cook them over a fire, on a grill, or even in your RV oven. All ingredients can be prepped in advance, and there is no messy pan to clean. Foil packet meals are great […]

Rent a RV for Your Next Family Vacation

Rent a RV for Your Next Family Vacation

Living in a RV for two years taught us a lot about valuing our time together. Less space meant less time taking care of things and more time taking care of ourselves. Our RV was totaled, but we would do it all again in a […]

RV Insurance Claim Tips

RV Insurance Claim Tips

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 […]

RV Flooring: How to Install Step by Step

RV Flooring: How to Install Step by Step

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

RV Makeover

RV Makeover

We put a lot of work into our RV makeover 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 Totaled RV

Our Totaled RV

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 […]

RV Dinner Ideas for Your Next Camping Trip

RV Dinner Ideas for Your Next Camping Trip

Are you looking for some easy RV dinner ideas for your next camping trip? 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 […]

Tiny Houses vs. RV for Full Time Living

Tiny Houses vs. RV for Full Time Living

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 […]

RV Faucet Replacement Tutorial

RV Faucet Replacement Tutorial

The RV faucet in our 2003 fifth wheel stopped moving from side to side, and the nozzle didn’t automatically retract any more.  A replacement was long overdue.  Fortunately, installing a new RV faucet was fairly straight forward once we figured out the secret. How to […]