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We Finally Went West, and Saw Some of Route 66

We Finally Went West, and Saw Some of Route 66

Our business had been preventing us from heading further west in our adventures, but, we finally worked out what was needed and it was time to adventure along. We headed out of Florida for the winter, and made our way along the coast, stopping at a few overnight spots found in our previous trips. We

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How to Install a Digital Thermostat in Your RV

How to Install a Digital Thermostat in Your RV

If your RV’s thermostat is anything like ours has always been, it doesn’t work well. Our thermostat was getting bad to the point where barley nudging the temperature adjustment plus or minus 1 degree would cause a 10 degree or more difference for when the AC would cut on. Taking a break from driving all

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Our Stay at Cumpressco Campground – Green Swamp West Tract, Dade City, Florida

Our Stay at Cumpressco Campground – Green Swamp West Tract, Dade City, Florida

Green Swamp Preserve was yet another great place to enjoy a week stay. Like the other great free camping areas in Florida, there are miles of trails to explore. Green Swamp, however, contains two equestrian campgrounds, and features a larger amount of gravel/shell roads than any of our previous stays. This allows for a lot

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How Do You Make Money While Traveling Full-time in Your RV?

How Do You Make Money While Traveling Full-time in Your RV?

This is by far the question we see come up the most. Even though living in an RV can be super inexpensive, you still have to cover your basic needs, like food and fuel. First thing – no, this isn’t one of those big long lists of every job you could imagine. These are jobs

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Bigfoot Trail Camp Recreation Area, Perkinston, Mississippi

Bigfoot Trail Camp Recreation Area, Perkinston, Mississippi

When hurricane Irma started heading towards Florida, it was time to for us to hit the road again and head out of the state. We did a bit of Walmart hopping to wait things out but, as always, that only works for so long. We needed the quiet of the woods! This is when we

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Two Guns Ghost Town, Winslow, Arizona

While staying at the Two Guns KOA, we were able to bike over and check out the Two Guns ghost town. There are 4 sections; two larger areas, a smaller set of buildings, and a single building, all built around a canyon. The whole thing was pretty awesome, with the coolest section being the furthest

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How Much Solar Does it Take to Full Time RV?

How Much Solar Does it Take to Full Time RV?

This is a topic that comes up far more often than you would imagine. First, lets get the basics out of the way, and set some expectations. If you would like to run your AC and your microwave using solar, you’re going to need thousands of dollars worth of panels. You’re going to need a

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Our Stay at Two Guns KOA

Our Stay at Two Guns KOA

We do not usually stay at RV parks, and have never previously stayed at a KOA before. When read about the Two Guns Ghost Town, and saw there was an RV park nearby we could stay at, we knew we couldn’t pass up the chance. Upon entering the park, you pass by the two concrete

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How to Receive Mail When Traveling Full Time in an RV

How to Receive Mail When Traveling Full Time in an RV

One of the questions that comes up as a traveler is “How can I receive my mail?”. From bills to packages, not staying at a permanent address makes it difficult to receive anything. It’s not like the courier is going to just chase you down! There are a few options, which depend on how fast

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Waylon Jennings RV Park, Littlefield, Texas

Waylon Jennings RV Park, Littlefield, Texas

After leaving Levelland, Texas our next town to explore – with a free camping spot, was the Waylon Jennings RV Park in Littlefield, Texas. This was another town owned free camp ground, complete with power and water. The site feature two large rig pull through sites, and several small rig/tent sites. There is also an

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Making Our RV Door Handle Look Like New Again

Making Our RV Door Handle Look Like New Again

The swing out handle to our RV was starting to look pretty worn out. Instead of replacing it, you know we did it the RV DIY way! The whole process was easier than you may think and was done while traveling, with half the work done at our free camping spot in Levelland, Texas and

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Giant Storms, a New Camera, Levelland Texas, and a Great Free RV Spot

Giant Storms, a New Camera, Levelland Texas, and a Great Free RV Spot

Armed with our Nikon D5200 and ready to take better looking photos, we finally started heading west! And, it appears we may have left a little early. Along our path, we encountered tornado sirens – causing us to have to duck and hide in a Walmart, temperatures dropping into the 30’s, and another large storm

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Replacing the Stove Vent Cover in Our RV

Replacing the Stove Vent Cover in Our RV

We recently were stopped in a shopping center during a pretty big storm, when we noticed water pouring in above our stove. After getting the ladder out and investigating the roof, then pulling apart the range hood to trace the water, we determined the issue was with the vent cover. The flap had broken, and

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Camping at Lake Panasoffkee, Wildwood, Florida

Camping at Lake Panasoffkee, Wildwood, Florida

Lake Panasoffkee Preserve features a camp host, who maintains the property and checks reservations as visitors arrive to the camping areas. Once settled in, our stay was pleasant and uneventful – just like we like it. For those who need them, shopping areas like those in Ocala, Wildwood, and The Villages are a short 20-30

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Passport America Camping Discount

Passport America Camping Discount

www.passportamerica.com In all the clubs you could potentially join, Passport America is a must have. Their discount will pay for itself in your first couple of stays. As an added bonus, Passport America also has an App which will allow you to easily search for campgrounds. Rating by Alan Cook: 4.5 stars