Year: <span>2018</span>

Getting ready for 2019

OK. Let's get this out of the way. Yes, I know I'm technically supposed to be off work, taking a year-end break from blogging, podcasting and video production.  But… I need a favor to get us back to work on January 2 with the next episode of the RV Podcast: I need your input. The […]Read More

Our 2018 Roadtreking Year in Review

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”] [et_pb_row admin_label=”row”] [et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text”]It’s been another great year of traveling in our Roadtrek Class B campervan – over 35,000 miles driven through 22 states and one Canadian province over 247 days. That works out to being on the road almost 68% of the year. We stayed in campgrounds, state and national forests, […]Read More

Off the Beaten Path: The Biscuit Museum of Terre Haute

We spent a lot of our early years driving back and forth on Interstate 70–Philadelphia, Columbus, Indianapolis, Kansas City, Denver. It’s one of the unsexiest roads in America: ragged pavement, relentless trucks, miles of urban and industrial sprawl. Because the road is so disagreeable, we've blown through the stretch from Columbus to St. Louis more […]Read More

Angel food Pear Cake with Blackberries

Whether you are entertaining at home or boondocking off the grid, this dessert is simple and sure to please! Serves 2 – 6 Ingredients 8 oz                      ready made angel food cake 1/2 – 1 cup           blackberries 1 – 2     […]Read More

WiFi and Cell Boosters and my antenna installation dilemmas

As I continue working on outfitting our new RV with the gizmos and gadgets I need, my next major task is getting the right WiFi and Cellular Booster installed for reliable Internet connections. And the most challenging part of that is trying to figure out how to install a good antenna system. There are tiny, […]Read More

Living the Full Time Life

I have been living in my Roadtrek SS Agile Class B campervan for over two years now. As the seasons roll into winter I take time to ponder what is good and not so good about this lifestyle. How long do I want to do this? Where is my next stop? Do I want to […]Read More

RV Podcast Episode 222: No More Ugly Overnight Camping Spots

There is no excuse anymore to overnight in your RV in crowded, brightly lit, noisy parking lots. This week, we bring back the CEO of Harvest Hosts who will tell us in the interview of the week about a huge expansion in the number of farms, wineries, fruit orchards, attractions, and now golf courses across […]Read More

Electric Gloves Vs Hand Warmer Packets: What works best?

Jennifer has a circulation condition called Raynaud's disease, which causes her fingers and toes to feel numb and cold in response to cold temperatures or stress. When her extremities are exposed to cold, the smaller arteries that supply blood to her skin narrow, limiting blood circulation. Without heat, prolonged exposure could cause her fingers to develop […]Read More

Meet MAJOR! – Our brand new 2018 Roadtrek CS Adventurous XL

Here's the video we've been promising about our new 2018 Roadtrek CS Adventurous XL, which we call MAJOR, for Mike And Jennifer's Other Residence. We believe it is the ultimate Class B campervan for us. In the video we go over all of MAJOR's major features, inside and out. We'll do another video soon on how […]Read More

Campskunk and Sharon (and Fiona) Try Sticks and Bricks Living

We have been back in Florida for a few weeks now, driveway camping at my sister Anne's as usual. My father is two blocks away in a suite in my other sister's house, my other other sister is a couple of miles away, my other other other sister (I have too many sisters) is also […]Read More

California Roadtreking Gathering – Cook with Chef MJ, May-2-6, 2019

Join us May 2 to May 6 in Pismo Beach, California for an event like none we’ve had before! Renowned Chef MJ – Mary Jane Curry and author of Small Kitchen, Big Flavors, will be sharing her tips and tricks with us during two intimate cooking and tasting sessions held exclusively for Roadtreking members.   […]Read More

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