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Tips: Finding Dogsitting Services

One problem those of us who travel with dogs regularly face is what to do with our pets when we have a place to go or an activity to do…

Off the Beaten Path: Junkyard Art in Michigan

A  trip took us to the Porcupine Mountains of Michigan’s upper peninsula. Our way home took us along M-28, on the southern shore of Lake Superior, where we passed a…

An RV is more than a “depreciating asset”

This video discussion was prompted by a recent comment on YouTube from someone who thought it foolish to invest a lot of money in a motorhome, which he saw as…

Tips: Avoid Becoming a Missing Person

Jennifer’s Tips: Avoid Becoming a Missing Person

Our Roadtreking friend Mary Z recently shared a fascinating article from Outdoor magazine that notes 1,600 people go missing from our public lands each year. They’re doing stuff like hiking, jogging, exploring…

Off the Beaten Path: Leominster, Mass.

By Anna Burkett New England towns have plenty of vestigial British references. One of these is the suffix minster, as in Westminster, which designates a town with a monastic center or…

DIY Front Screens for your RV

We love seeing how other RVers customize their RVs and make them uniquely their own. In Montana, we met Marilyn Daniel, who showed us how she made her own screens…

Tips: One Cool Dog

Tips: One Cool Dog

If our Norwegian Elkhound dog, Bo, could pass along a tip, this would probably be the one – especially during warmer weather months. It deals with the one thing he…

The Biggest RV Travel Weekend Ever!

It was nothing less than stupendous. More RVs traveled the weekend leading up to and including the Aug. 21, 2017 total eclipse of the sun than every before. It drew…

Off the Beaten Path Near Acadia National Park

Acadia, in Maine, is one of the top 10 national parks in the U.S., with more than 2.5 million visitors annually. Come summer, it’s wall to wall people from Ellsworth…

Get a Handle on Laundry

Dirty laundry. Sometimes, it seems like it follows me everywhere. Especially on RV trips. What to do with it? For a couple of years, we stuffed it in plastic bags….