Category: Gear Reviews

Blackstone Griddle Review

Blackstone Griddle Review

After seeing portable griddles at the RV show this year, we wanted to try one. Is Blackstone the best propane griddle. Here is our Blackstone Griddle review. Why We Wanted a Blackstone Griddle You know we love cooking while camping. Whether it’s making burgers on our portable Weber grill or creating a tasty cobbler in […]

Hub Axle Question

Hub Axle Question

This started out as an unusual post. I just needed a place to show some pictures of our travel trailer hubs and axles. I reached out to a few RV friends and an online forum for advice regarding a potentially expensive repair. I got some helpful guidance and wanted to share my story and what […]

Arvika Bike Rack Review

Arvika Bike Rack Review

Is the Arvika RV bike rack the best RV bike carrier? We love camping & bicycling and this 7000 series rack works great. Check out our Arvika bike rack review. We have had our Arvika 7000 series bike rack for about ten years. I wrote a review shortly after we purchased it. It seemed like […]

Little Giant Ladder For RV Camping

Little Giant Ladder For RV Camping

A ladder is a must have camping accessory. We love our Little Giant Ladder for its versatility. Is it the best RV ladder? Check out our review.  A Little Giant Ladder is one of our must have RV camping accessories. We learned early on that having a ladder along can be helpful. We had an […]

RV Essentials For Outfitting A Camper

RV Essentials For Outfitting A Camper

Outfitting a camper takes a lot of gear. Our RV Essentials Guide for Outfitting a Camper tells you what you need. Includes a printable shopping guide.  We started our RV camping adventures in 2010. I had no idea what we really needed for our new camper. Our dealer had given us an RV Accessory Starter […]

RV First Aid Kit

RV First Aid Kit

Enjoy your outdoor fun. Be prepared for the possibility you’ll need first aid. How to create an RV First Aid Kit just right for your outdoor adventure needs. When camping, you might be a distance from a pharmacy or medical help. You need to be prepared for the possibility that someone in your group will […]

Richmond RV Show 2020

Richmond RV Show 2020

There are always RV innovations and always something new at the RV show. We’d like to share our observations from the Richmond RV Show 2020. We spent a Sunday checking out all the latest campers. There were some great new features and a few things that could use improvement. If you want more great RV […]

Cut The Cord With A Virtual Landline

Cut The Cord With A Virtual Landline

How we cut the cord and moved our landline number to a virtual landline. Calls to our phone number go from landline to mobile so that we can answer calls anywhere. Last year, I got a phone call from an old friend Rob. He wasn’t even sure our number would work but it was the […]

7 RV Innovations at the 2020 Tidewater RV Show

7 RV Innovations at the 2020 Tidewater RV Show

There are always RV innovations and always something new at the RV show. We’d like to share some of the coolest new RV features that caught our eye at the 2020 Tidewater RV Show. We had an afternoon to check it out and thought we would share the things we found interesting. These are the […]

Blue RV Tote Tank Parade

Blue RV Tote Tank Parade

Cue the music. It’s time for a parade. The blue RV tote tank parade. Let’s empty our gray water tank and head to the dump station. Yay! Why You Need An RV Tote Tank We love camping in state parks. Many have great campgrounds with access to nature trails, water activities and other attractions like […]