Mike Wendland: A journalist travels North America in an RV

Monthly Archives: November 2018

Replacing the standard radio on the Sprinter van

My destination was one of the top car stereo installers near my suburban Detroit home, Radios, Knobs, Speakers and Things…. They had a huge selection of radios to chose from……

Instant Pot Gluhwein Poached Pears

A delicious dessert that is perfect for cold weather… or anytime ripe pears are available.  The base of the  poaching liquid is the same as making mulled wine.  I used…

Living the Not So Perfect Life

Have you ever done stupid things, not blatantly stupid but funny stupid and then you have to suffer the consequences? Well, welcome to my world. It is amazing the interesting…

Happy Thanksgiving! Now, let’s decorate our RV

Happy Thanksgiving to all our U.S. readers rom Jennifer, Bo and me. Wherever you are, we hope today is spent with family and friends and great food. A longtime tradition…

We’re celebrating!

Two quick things we wanted to share on the blog this morning. First, Jennifer and I are extremely honored to have this website and our RV Podcast named as the…

You are never to old for Disney World

What a time we had at Walt Disney World, camping at the Fort Wilderness Resort and Campground right on the Disney property in Orlando, FL We parked our new Roadtrek…

RV Quick Tip: Picnic Pal food protection tents

We’ve all been camping somewhere where it is just bugs, bugs, bugs everywhere. If there’s a pot luck gathering with other RVers, keeping bugs off the picnic table can be…

You can tow this RV with a bicycle

In Elkhart, Indiana not long ago, we met a local man who has developed what may be the world’s smallest RV, a super small little trailer that, at5 70 pounds,…