Posts By: James

The Coachmen Cross Trek – Our Detailed Review

The Coachmen Cross Trek – Our Detailed Review

So we’ve been at this RVing thing for a long while, and there are two things that have remained constant for us: We prefer the mobility and agile nature of smaller RVs. We always want to bring...
Does Solar Power Matter on RVs with Large Lithium Batteries?

Does Solar Power Matter on RVs with Large Lithium Batteries?

RVs with really large lithium batteries are becoming more common these days.  It’s not unusual to see a Class B come from the factory with over 8,000 Watt-Hours of battery capacity.  When you...
RV Project Updates: Rear Wall Storage, Backlit Mirrors, and More!

RV Project Updates: Rear Wall Storage, Backlit Mirrors, and More!

A few months ago, I wrote a post outlining some mods I wanted to do to Lance, our Winnebago Travato.  We turned Parky back in to Winnebago at the end of last year, so I was excited to be able to mod...
5 Cycling-Friendly Rigs at the Tampa RV Show

5 Cycling-Friendly Rigs at the Tampa RV Show

If you’ve followed our blog from the beginning, you know that we originally started RVing as a way to make participating in cycling events easier.  We’ve been all about getting our bikes...
Hear From Real RV Shoppers at the Tampa RV Show

Hear From Real RV Shoppers at the Tampa RV Show

What’s a typical RV buyer like?  What do people want?  Are we typical?  Am I normal? These are the kinds of questions we hoped to get answers to by talking with actual RV shoppers last week...
It’s Easy to Change your ProMaster Cabin Air Filter!

It’s Easy to Change your ProMaster Cabin Air Filter!

I’d imagine that for most people, changing their van’s cabin air filter is like flossing.  We all know we’re supposed to do it.  We all know it would be healthier for us.  But...
Our Top 9 Winter RVing Tips!

Our Top 9 Winter RVing Tips!

Stef and I like to RV in the winter. The crowds are fewer (a LOT fewer), nobody gets sweaty, and we get to participate in activities that you can only do in the snow. But winter RVing is not without...
Adjusting and Sealing ProMaster Rear Doors

Adjusting and Sealing ProMaster Rear Doors

If you’re a human, and you live on Earth where we have this thing called “gravity”, you’ve probably noticed that as time passes, things tend to… sag.  This...
American RVers try British Snacks… Camping!

American RVers try British Snacks… Camping!

Back in September during our trip to the UK, one of the most memorable things I did was participate in a British snack-tasting session served up by our British hosts. Even though it’s been a...
Building the New Fit RV Shop – Part 10: Uh… I finished.

Building the New Fit RV Shop – Part 10: Uh… I finished.

Where does the time go? It’s been just over one year and one month since I started on my quest to turn our second garage into my awesomest-ever shop.  This past Saturday, on December 7th,...