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Tips: Shoe Bag Storage

Jennifer’s Tips: Shoe Bag Storage

Storage in RVs is always at a premium raising one key question: Where do we keep all the things we need? My friend Peggy Bechtel offered a great tip that…

Turkey Sausage Lasagna with Bechamel Sauce

This lasagna has an interesting twist using a creamy white Béchamel sauce rather than the typical ricotta style lasagna.  Although lasagna requires a few x-tra steps and ingredients to prepare,…

OTBP: Piper Aviation Museum

Off the Beaten Path: Piper Aviation Museum

One of the reasons we love our Roadtrek RV is that it’s useful for so many things beyond traveling. We’ve used it to haul lumber home for a project, and…

Fireball BBQ sauce

Fireball Whiskey BBQ Sauce A tangy sauce to have on hand to top your grilled Portobello mushrooms, flat iron steak or chicken! Ingredients 1/2            …

Jennifer’s Tip: A Bright Idea

Whether wanting to conserve battery life or read when our partner is ready for sleep, we don’t always want all the lights in our RVs on. That’s why I thought…

Jambalaya

This recipe was made in the 6 quart Instant Pot. Reduced all the ingredients by half when making this in a 3 quart Instant Pot. The recommended fill line for…

Tips: Avoid the Laundromat

Jennifer’s Tips: Avoid the Laundromat

Though convenient, hitting a laundromat isn’t always everyone’s favorite necessary chore when RVing. Our friend Tom, of Ottawa, offers a tip that might come in handy – at least for…

Off the Beaten Path: Oak Ridge TN

Patti and Tom Burkett Recently we saw a copy of a letter posted on the wall of a museum.  It was dated November third.  The letter said. “The federal government…

White Bean Tuscan Kale Soup

A cup of soup is a welcome light lunch or dinner when the weather is cold. This instant pot soup comes together quick and easy in a 6 quart Instant…

Solved: The Great RV LED Brightness Dilemma

It’s been an recurring discussion on our RV Podcast for the past several months about how to dim or block out all that bright LED light from the electronics and…

Is this something I can fix?

I have been back in a sticks and bricks rental for a month. I am in San Diego getting all the “stuff” done that I need to get done. I…

Chocolate Ganache with Orange Peel

Here is a New Years Eve dessert that will bring lots of smiles and it’s easy! Ingredients 8 oz.  chocolate cut in 1″ pieces 1 1/4 cups heavy cream Orange…

Tips: Control Shedding

Tips: Control Shedding

We love Bo, our Norwegian Elkhound dog, but there is definitely one thing we don’t love: His fur. In other words, he sheds. A lot. He is a big dog…

Wild Rice and Mango Salad

This dish is delicious and can be served cold as a salad or warm as a main entrée or as a side dish.  I made up the recipe using ingredients…

Swim Noodles at Camp

Why You Should Take Swim Noodles to Camp

Ever run into your awning support pole? Hurts, doesn’t it? We’ve all done that. So don’t think you’re the only one. Well here’s a tip to help you avoid that…….