Tag Archives: alternative housing

Cooking On The Road

This is going to sound crazy, but I’m going to make the case that you should not use your camper or RV stove and oven. Crazy, right? Your camper comes with a stove and an oven, why not use them? … Continue reading

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Gardening On The Road – Yeah, You Can Do that

One of the things I missed on the road was having a garden. Not that I’m much of a gardener. The only things I’ve produced with any consistency are cherry tomatoes and insect pests. Still, it’s fun to try. RV … Continue reading

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Weight, Space, Fun – Which Will You Choose?

Some of you are finding out this summer that you started off too big of an RV, some are discovering a little bigger would have been nice. There are three big factors you have to weigh when choosing an RV … Continue reading

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It’s Getting Crowded Out There

Full timing in your camper used to be a lot easier. People who lived in campers were a tiny fringe and the rest of the world paid little attention to them. Today, though, it’s a lot tougher out there. More … Continue reading

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Quitters

Some of these really brought back memories for me. Here are three stories of people who quit their jobs to full time in an RV. There are some interesting parallels between their situations and ours. First, all these people prepared … Continue reading

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The Full Time Crowd Is Changing

The nature of full time RV living is changing. Like any series of changes, some of it is good, some changes are neutral, and some are not an improvement. When my wife and I started in the lifestyle it was … Continue reading

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Runaway

How small is too small? Where is your personal lower limit for features? Those are the questions I asked myself when I ran across Runaway, which advertises the smallest, lightest and cheapest mini-campers on the market. Their most expensive model, … Continue reading

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Avoiding RV Accidents

Experience is a harsh teacher, especially when it comes to mobile living. Imagine taking a small cabin, putting it on a shaker table and run it at full blast for two days. A traditional home would be destroyed. Yet your … Continue reading

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Six Easy Upgrades For Next Camping Season

Camping season never ends in Florida but that’s not the case in most of the country. Many of you are dreaming of camping season even as the snow piles up outside your windows. The off season is a good time … Continue reading

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We’re Not Homeless!!!

We’re not homeless!!! I remember having that thought distinctly when talking to a clerk at the DMV when we were trying to register our vehicles in Florida. In fairness the clerk was only trying to determine if we needed any … Continue reading

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