Mike Wendland: A journalist travels North America in an RV

Monthly Archives: November 2016

RV Recipe: Honey Mustard Pecan Chicken or Salmon

Simple and delicious recipe that works well using chicken thighs or try it with fresh salmon!  I used fresh chicken thighs above and paired the meal with a light tasty…

Episode 115: A Roadtreking Thanksgiving

It’s Thanksgiving Week in the U.S. and the roads are full with lots of travelers heading home for the big holiday. In this Thanksgiving edition of the podcast we’re joined…

I’m Hooked on Kayak Fishing

I’ve always liked to fish. From shores, boats, riverbanks, docks, piers and even through the ice in Michigan during the winter. But down here on Florida’s gorgeous Emerald Coast, I…

How Driving an RV Spoils You

Jennifer and I have identified 10 ways Motorhome Travel has spoiled us. Here’s what we like about traveling in our Roadtrek CS Adventurous XL: The high seats in the motorhome…

RV Recipes: Roasted Thanksgiving Cauliflower

  A Vegan Thanksgiving that is healthy and tasty! Bake:  450 degrees for 25 – 35 minutes on lower rack of the oven.  Check and stir  every 5-10 minutes. Ingredients:…

RV Sidetrips: Florida Caverns State Park

The Florida Caverns State Park is one of those perfect half-a-day side trips, offering a guided tour of a fascinating geologic wonder, some nice hikes and an opportunity to kayak…

Campgrounds and temporary workers

We were surprised when we booked a couple nights at a favorite campground in Southwest Georgia the other day to be told that the place was almost full and that…

RV Recipe: Apricot Goat Cheese Appetizer

This is an easy tasty appetizer that comes together quickly and with just a few ingredients. I was able to get all of the ingredients on one shopping trip to…

Fall Camping in the Shenandoah

When we came out to the east coast we headed straight to Assateague National Seashore, but weren’t able to stay there. For one thing, Hurricane Matthew had dumped 16 inches…

The people you meet when you travel with a dog

Spent the night at the KOA in Sweetwater, TN, halfway between Knoxville and Chattanooga. We’ve stayed there before and we chose it because – like many KOAs – it has…

Apps, Apps and More Apps

It’s been a while sinceI shared some of my favorite apps. So without further ado, by category, her’s what I’ve been experimenting with these days. Photo Apps Photo apps just…