RV Tips

The Straight Poop on our Composting Toilet

The Straight Poop on our Composting Toilet

We’ve had a composting (dry) toilet in our Class B RV, Lance, for over a year now.  Folks have been asking us for a review on it since practically day one.  Finally.  FINALLY… we got...
Protecting the Second Alternator – A Skid Plate for the ProMaster

Protecting the Second Alternator – A Skid Plate for the ProMaster

If you read my post on our Generator Free RV, you know that one of the main components of that install is a second alternator.  You also know that said second alternator rides pretty low up front. ...
In Search of Level: Comparing 3 RV Leveling Products

In Search of Level: Comparing 3 RV Leveling Products

If you’ve been reading our blog for a while, you probably remember our video of the Anderson Camper Levelers.  While that particular product didn’t work out for us in our class B, it got me...
RV Propane vs. Induction Boil-Off!   (And, James’ need to constantly tinker with the RV.)

RV Propane vs. Induction Boil-Off! (And, James’ need to constantly tinker with the RV.)

I don’t know how this happens, but James has a way of sucking me into his insanity. Case in point: this video.   Now let me just say Lance was a perfectly wonderful RV the day he was born....
Products for Sand-Free RVing: CGEAR

Products for Sand-Free RVing: CGEAR

I take a fair amount of ribbing both here online and at home because of my now-well-known aversion to sand in my things.  That’s OK, and all you (gritty) people can go suck rocks because now I...
Our Generator-Free RV – Lithium Battery, Solar, Alternator, and Inverter

Our Generator-Free RV – Lithium Battery, Solar, Alternator, and Inverter

I dropped a teaser about this a few weeks ago, so now it’s time I finally came clean with all the details.  Since that time, a number of folks at Winnebago’s Grand National Rally, and on the...
Bear Defense Products at the Outdoor Retailer Show

Bear Defense Products at the Outdoor Retailer Show

OK.  So I have a few dislikes about camping.  Humidity, insects and sand are among them.  But those things are just on earth to make your life miserable.  There’s another camping dislike of...
Ask the Fit RV: How Can I Make My Spouse Like RVing?

Ask the Fit RV: How Can I Make My Spouse Like RVing?

Hi gang! Here’s an interesting dilemma that seems to come up every so often with RVing couples. See if you can relate: Dear Stef, I always had it in my head that once my spouse and I retired,...
Testing a New Way to Level our RV – Anderson Camper Levelers

Testing a New Way to Level our RV – Anderson Camper Levelers

Stef will tell you: Not every idea I have is a good one.  Take this one.  I had high hopes for being able to use the Anderson Camper Levelers to level up our Class B easily.  I set myself up with...
Espresso on the Road? Yes, Please! Meet Handpresso.

Espresso on the Road? Yes, Please! Meet Handpresso.

Hang out with RVers long enough and the topic of coffee in the RV inevitably comes up. And I must admit (coffee snobs DO NOT READ THIS SENTENCE), we do a lot of instant coffee in the RV (warned ya)...