Category: Gear Reviews

Pet Cot Portable Camping Dog Bed

Pet Cot Portable Camping Dog Bed

The K&H Pet Cot is a comfortable portable camping dog bed. We tried it on our last camping trip and our lab loved it. Here is our review. We love having our Black Lab Rita join us on camping trips. She enjoys hikes in the woods and walking along the shore. But when it comes […]

Grand Design Transcend 28MKS Review

Grand Design Transcend 28MKS Review

The Grand Design Transcend 28MKS is a comfortable and spacious travel trailer. Great for a couple and capable of sleeping four. After a year, here’s our review. Shopping For a New Camper We loved our first camper, a Jayco Jay Flight 26BH. It was the perfect first camper for our family of four. As our […]

Easy Camping Grill Setup

Easy Camping Grill Setup

You are arriving to your campsite later in the day and it will be getting dark soon. You could keep dinner simple, maybe some cheese and crackers. But you really want a nice burger or some tasty grilled chicken. You need an easy camping grill setup. I have a more deluxe camp kitchen that I […]

Kijaro Camping Chair Review

Kijaro Camping Chair Review

Most of us have folding chair in a bag camping chairs. The Kijaro camping chair is better than a regular camping chair in a bag. Here’s our review. Kijaro Camping Chair Features We have several bag-style foldable camping chairs. They are light and easy to travel. We keep them in our camper’s front storage compartment. […]

RV Drinking Water Safe Hose Connections

RV Drinking Water Safe Hose Connections

Getting a new camper with a universal docking station led to an attempt to find the best RV drinking water safe hose connections for a fast camp setup. RV Drinking Water Connection Issue With the RV universal docking station, water and cable lines come through a port in the floor of the storage compartment. One […]

Berry Smoothie Sunday with Ninja Master Prep QB900B Review

Berry Smoothie Sunday with Ninja Master Prep QB900B Review

One of our fun and healthy food traditions is Smoothie Sunday. We tested our favorite berry smoothie recipe our new RV blender, a Ninja Master Prep QB900B. Berry Smoothie Sunday Recipe It’s a nice change of pace to have fruit smoothies for breakfast on Sundays. We wanted to bring the Sunday Smoothie tradition to our […]

RV Sewer Hose Setup For Two Connections

RV Sewer Hose Setup For Two Connections

You just bought a new camper and it is one of those great layouts with a rear bath or rear kitchen. And then you discover that there are separate gray tanks for the bathroom and kitchen and each tank has a separate dump connection. You’ve just gone from needing one RV sewer hose to needing […]

Arvika Camper Bike Rack Review Update

Arvika Camper Bike Rack Review Update

We have had our Arvika 7000 series bike rack since 2011.  Here’s an update of how this camper bike rack has performed after over eight years. When we first purchased the Arvika bike rack, there weren’t many options available for bringing along all of our bikes camping. With the Arvika, we could bring along four […]

RV Sewer Hose Storage Carrier Project

RV Sewer Hose Storage Carrier Project

Our new camper has two gray tanks and needs three sewer hoses. There was no place to store them. We added sewer hose carriers for better RV sewer hose storage. Here is an outline of the project in case you need to do something similar. Why Install Camper Sewer Hose Storage Tubes Most campers have […]

Seven RV Shopping Warning Signs

Seven RV Shopping Warning Signs

Shopping for a new RV can be challenging. To help you steer clear of trouble, here are seven RV Shopping Warning Signs to look out for. We recently purchased a new camper. We really liked our first camper, a Jayco, and the dealer we worked with. Unfortunately, when we started shopping for our next camper, […]