Project 1: New Lift Cables When we bought our tent camper, the previous owner told us the lift cables were bad. But they didn’t say how bad. They also didn’t tell us when the cables snapped, they just kept cranking until they couldn’t crank anymore. This is after I pulled the spaghetti mess of cables. … Continue reading Pop Up Camper Project Begins!
“Start small, start now.” This is a phrase I heard on a Keep Your Daydream video. I can’t remember if they were quoting someone else, or it was an original, but I’m crediting it to Marc & Tricia Leach. Since I heard that a couple months ago, I really embraced it, and thought, “you know, … Continue reading Start small, start now! – Beginning your RVing journey
This weekend was one of our sons birthday. He’s now a teenager. Nooooooooooo!!! Too soon! It was also my moms birthday a week ago. So we wanted to do something special for them both. As part of the celebration, we took the family to the Newport Aquarium in Newport, Kentucky, just across the Ohio River … Continue reading Newport Aquarium in Newport, KY
My wife and I headed to the Columbus RV Show today to see some of the RVs some local dealers had to offer. This is actually a pretty small show, at least compared to the Dayton show. Unfortunately, the Dayton show was cancelled this year, but another was held at the Roberts Center in Wilmington, … Continue reading Columbus RV Show – Columbus, OH
In my time cruising through the internet forums, blogs, and Facebook groups, I have seen my fair share of RV model numbers, as I'm sure you have too. But what do they all mean? Is it a secret code? Is it a phone number from the 1930s? Are they cheat codes for a video game? … Continue reading What do the RV model numbers and letters mean?
I love grilling! It'll be 10 degrees out and I'll still be out in the back yard tossing steaks around or putting some chicken on the grates. I call it a trial run before we hit the campsite. I want to master f’ing up our food before we get out in the sticks, nowhere near … Continue reading Camp Cooking – Basic Steak & Potatoes
RV show season in Ohio is in full swing for 2020! If you have never been to a show but plan to attend soon, or your last experience was sub-par, we have a few tips for you. We're planning to go to the Columbus RV Show in Columbus, OH this weekend (Feb. 28, 2020). These … Continue reading Our Top 10 RV Show Tips for First Timers