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My Fun and Expensive Trip to the Tire Store

After four years and 56,000 miles, it was time to replace the tires my Roadtrek Sprinter came with. I have a long one-ton chassis in my CS Adventurous, which means…

Getting Ready to Roll

I have spent a good winter in San Diego. After living full time in my rig for over a year I, rented a studio and moved in, late in November….

Easy Chocolate Truffles

Here is an easy way to make chocolate truffles with pantry ingredients!  I experimented with using evaporated milk in place of whipped cream to see if truffles could be made…

Replacing the Green Hose on a Sprinter

Well, I put it off as long as I could, but I need to hit the road for the season soon and I needed to replace my green wastewater hose….

Food & Community On-the-Road

I have been considering the importance of food in life. Why is it that we all want to cook our own mostly healthy meals when traveling in our RV’s? The…

Romance in a Roadtrek

Romance in a Roadtrek…or how to keep it sweet on the road… Hmmmm.   how to write this, how to write this… Well, one definition of romance is “a feeling of…

Chinese Chicken and Rice Instant Pot Meal

These ingredients combine well and make a delicious Instant Pot meal. Remember to use a minimum of 1 1/2 cups of liquid when using an Instant Pot regardless of the…

Two easy RV organizational tips

We received a great tip from a reader named Anne who emailed us two tips that help tidy up the interior of an RV. What Anne did was to purchase…

Sprinter Starter Repair

My Roadtrek CS Adventurous is over three years old, and I’m starting to get a few things that let be know it’s not showroom new anymore. A couple of weeks…

Instant Pot Beef Short Ribs and Potatoes

6 quart Instant Pot Serves 3 This is an Instant Pot recipe I came up with this week.  The sauce is delightful and the potatoes are perfect consistency when you…

Microwave Chocolate Cake

I received many great suggestions and requests this week for recipes and cooking method preferences individuals have while traveling in an RV.  This recipe is in response to a request…

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…