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Episode 166: Camping’s Dirty Little Secret

We have a jam-packed show for you this week. First off, we’ll tackle the dirty little secret of the RV industry. Yes, they are indeed selling lots and lots of…

Bo is a Smart Dog Now!

Many of you know we love to travel with our Norweigian Elkhound, Bo. For the past six weeks, Bo has been in an intensive obedience training program, spending 24 x…

The RV Times are Changing

  Things have been different this year. The one consistent thing we’ve noticed in our Roadtreking travels this year is how many new RVers we are encountering out there. That,…

Episode #165: The Girl Camping Movement

Episode #165: The Girl Camping Movement No, I’m not being politically incorrect. There really is a Girl Camping Movement and it is one of the fastest growing segments of the…

How and where to refill Alde heater fluid

If you’ve listened to the podcast or read my blog, you’ve heard me talk about the Alde hydronic heater we have in our Roadtrek RV. While it doesn’t need much…

Our RV Motto: Small Home, Big Yard

Like all motorhome owners, we give a lot of tours. It seems that whenever we’re on the road and stop, at a rest area or for fuel, someone comes over…

Our Top 10 favorite apps for the road

Perhaps the biggest change we’ve seen in our six years of very active RVing is the role apps for our smartphones and tablets have come to be essential tools of…

DIY Customization of a Sprinter Van

The Sprinter Van is a favorite of RV manufacturers who turn them into Class B motorthomes and DIYers, who like to customize them for their specific needs. At the recent…