Mike Wendland: A journalist travels North America in an RV

Monthly Archives: March 2017

Make your own RV Travel Checklists

If you’ve ever forgotten to bring something on an RV trip, or left something behind at the campground or even forgot to turn on the right switch for the battery or…

Microwave Cooking & Baking Tips for the RVer

The microwave is familiar to many RVers for quick re-heat of leftovers and warming up coffee or water. Listed below are some tips to make microwaving even more successful in…

Editing those smartphone RV travel videos

From sunsets, to travelogue-style movies, the latest smartphones and tablets allow us to capture more video than ever in our RV adventures. Apps for video editing are getting better and better and with…

Nothing in the desert is cuddly

Nothing in the desert is cuddly or cute. Traveling in the southwest means you’re going to cross terrain vastly different from most of the rest of the continental US. But…

This Roadtreking Life

As we wait to set off on our next Roadtreking trip, I’m thinking about all the things I like about this small motorhome lifestyle we have embraced. Here’s a quick…

Hungry Bear Microwave Muffins

Here is a muffin recipe inspired by a fellow Roadtreker’s desire for quick microwave muffins in minutes!  This recipe is easy, tasty, fast and fresh and once you make the…

Loving My Desert Season

Until this weekend, I have been in or on the edges of the desert for close to two months. Winter in this country can be a surprise. It may dip…