Mike Wendland: A journalist travels North America in an RV

Monthly Archives: October 2018

The latest from Mike & Jen

We had another great time last night on our weekly Ask Us Anything live broadcast on the RV Lifestyle Channel on YouTube. First, we shared a bunch of fun photos…

Stovetop Brussel Sprouts Casserole

  The combination of flavors in this casserole is delicious, even those that do not like Brussel sprouts seem to like this dish! -Chef MJ Serves 2 – 3 Ingredients…

Quick Camping Tip: Drying out wet firewood

At our recent Roadtreking gathering in Kansas, we all wanted to gather around a big campfire. But it had rained for several days just before we arrived and the supply…

Instant Pot Cinnamon Rolls

  Want more recipes like this? Check out my Leisure Adventure cookbook at: https://smallkitchenbigflavors.blog/ These cinnamon Rolls  are wonderful.  I trialed these a few different ways to find the best means…

RV Podcast 214: Is your RV overweight?

Is your RV overweight? Are you overweight? In this week’s podcast we talk to our friends James and Stef from The Fit RV about the importance of weighing your RV…

RV Quick Tip: No more messy grill

Do you hate having to scrub and scrape all the mess from your grill? Check out these handy grill mats, made with coated fiberglass and safe to cook on! There…

Ask Us Anything: From the Kansas Prairie

Our latest Sunday night Ask Us Anything on the YouTube RV Lifestyle Channel came to you from Kansas, where we’ve been spending the last several days at one of the…

Off the Beaten Path: Kentucky Byways

On your way South, many RVers may well be going through Kentucky. You can enjoy the Kentucky Horse Park and the Bourbon Trail if you like, stop in to see…

RV Recipes: dry rub for meat

The following rub is a good one for beef.   Pat both sides of meat generously with the rub.  –Chef MJ Want more recipes like this? Check out my Leisure…