Mike Wendland: A journalist travels North America in an RV

Monthly Archives: April 2018

Chicken or Vegetable Fajitas

Fajitas can make a quick easy lunch or dinner when traveling and can be prepared at the campsite or cooked in advance and finished in a few minutes after you…

Bumming Around Big Sur

We are back out on the Pacific Coast Highway after spending all of last summer in Europe, and we sure are glad to be back. This is our old familiar…

Our weekend at Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park

We’ll say this: Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park is sure family friendly. Since it’s usually just Jennifer, me and our dog, Bo, we never have camped in one before. But we…

Alone at Silver Lake

We were going to head home Monday. But then we realized, we can work anywhere. Serendipity is our rule. And so, instead of returning to our sticks and bricks home…

The end of winter

It’s over. No matter the calendar says spring came over a month ago. It really came this weekend, at least to my part of the Midwest – Michigan. Finally. Sunny…

When Paths Cross: Humans and Baby Animals

When Paths Cross: Humans and Baby Animals

With the return spring and warm weather, many RVers are back in the great outdoors, closer to Mother Nature and all she has to offer. Among those things are newborn…

Slow cooked beef short ribs

This recipe can be prepared in an Instant Pot, a Dutch Oven on the stovetop or in a Slowcooker and it is simple and tasty! The recipe that follows was…

Trail and Hiking apps for the RVer

We’ll all be out there RVing and spending more time soon with Mother Nature – hiking, biking, and running the warmer weather days away. The last thing anyone wants to…

Amidst record Class B sales, a Super B show!

We’re at the huge Super B RV Show being held near Phoenix, AZ this weekend, surrounded by some 130 Class B and small motorhomes. Nothing larger. No towables, popups, fifth…

Chef Salad

This salad can be put together quickly for lunch or dinner for vegans or those on an unrestricted eating program. Want more recipes like this?  Check out my Leisure Adventure…

Video: Back to winter – in April!

We’ve been down south most of the winter, watching springtime come to the Southern States. But we had to head home for a few weeks to to our Michigan home….