Love Your RV Snowbird Season 2015/2016 Recap

2015 2016 Snowbird Season Recap Feature Photo

Another stellar RV snowbird trip is in the books. This season’s adventure spanned 5 ½ months from early November to late April and saw us venture as far south as Yuma, Arizona. We covered approximately 4000 miles and visited 7 states. Compared to other snowbird seasons, though, we covered quite a bit less ground. Preferring … Read more

Beautiful Bandon Beach on the Oregon Coast

Bandon Beach Oregon Feature Photo

As we make our way back to British Columbia from our winter haunts in the US southwest we love to travel Highway 101 along the Oregon coast. Of the many gorgeous spots dotting the coast one of our all-time favorites is Bandon Beach. It’s located about three-quarters the way down the coast well away from … Read more

Fun Boating Day Trip to Desolation Sound BC

Desolation Sound Boating Feature Photo

One of the main reasons for summering on Vancouver Island, other than being close to family and friends, is the tremendous boating opportunities. I have to admit I’m not that big into boating but for my wife Anne it is a life long passion. She absolutely loves being on the water. Usually once or twice … Read more

Afternoon Visit to Boquillas Del Carmen Mexico

Afternoon Visit to Boquillas Feature Photo

Return to Big Bend NP On our first visit to Big Bend National Park in spring of 2012 we couldn’t visit the little Mexican town of Boquillas del Carmen. The border crossing was still closed to traffic since 2002. We had heard it was previously a neat little excursion over to the remote little village … Read more

Afternoon Drive up to Kitt Peak National Observatory

Visiting Kitt Peak Feature Photo

Buenos Aires NWR We spent the early part of February camped in an isolated area of Southern Arizona known as the Buenos Aires National Wildlife Refuge. It is a high grassy plain (elevation around 3700ft) southwest of Tucson dotted with small scrub brush and dry washes. If you want to get away from it all … Read more

Three Years Traveling Full Time in an RV

Three Year in an RV Feature Image

Introduction Three years ago today my lovely wife Anne and I were finishing up moving out of our just sold house and moving into a brand new Keystone Cougar Fifth Wheel RV. Sitting in the driveway alongside the new RV was a new to us 1994 Ford diesel one ton truck we named “Big Baby … Read more

RV Trip to Victoria BC – Visiting Butchart Gardens

Butchart Gardens Visit Feature Photo

Introduction During our summer stay here in Victoria BC we have had a great time and enjoyed much the city has to offer. Several times we have headed to the Inner Harbor to take in the many attractions, food and the general festive atmosphere. One Victoria attraction that is supposed to be a “can’t miss” … Read more

We Were Featured in an RVing Magazine

RV West feature photo

Getting featured in RVwest magazine A few months ago I was approach by RVwest magazine with a request to use one of my articles for their online website. They also asked if Anne and myself would mind being interviewed for some further articles. Sure we said!  After an interview over Skype and me sending in … Read more

RV Trip to Gros Morne National Park Newfoundland – Part 1

newfoundland map

Part One – Getting There In September 2011 Anne and I spent a couple amazing weeks exploring the Gros Morne National Park area of Newfoundland, Canada. We had already been in the Maritimes for nearly two months visiting New Brunswick, PEI, and Nova Scotia and Anne was really looking forward to going to Newfoundland. Being … Read more

5 Stupid Things I Have Done To Damage My RV

Flat Tire

Reading through my blog you may come to the conclusion that I’m a pretty competent RVer and would never do something completely bone-headed. Hah! Even the best of us is going to have their moments. I count myself lucky that I haven’t done anything to cause injury or major financial cost, but I done some … Read more

Love Your RV – Tips for the RV Life eBook

Tips for the RV Life eBook

Tips for the RV Life eBook I’m very excited my first eBook Tips for the RV Life is finished!  All monthly newsletter subscribers receive a *free* copy! The newsletter is also being changed from basically a weekly blog update to a full-fledged newsletter. Plans are to include the most popular blog post excerpts, a … Read more