Posts By: James

Repainting our Sprinter RV

Repainting our Sprinter RV

You may have noticed that I sort of talk out of both sides of my mouth when it comes to our RV.  On the one hand, we’re frantically searching for the perfect RV for us, and I hope to get into...
What are we really looking for in our next RV?

What are we really looking for in our next RV?

All I need to do is figure out where to put the toilet… So you’ve probably surmised from all the RV review posts we’ve put up that Stef and I are in the market for a new RV.  We’re...
Rant About the Precor 956i Treadmill

Rant About the Precor 956i Treadmill

I was traveling for work this week, and so I had to try to get some workouts in at the hotel gym.  Like most hotel gyms, it wasn’t great, but you could get your workout done if you were...
It’s all downhill, until you get to Florida…

It’s all downhill, until you get to Florida…

Tomorrow morning, we will dock in Ft. Lauderdale and head back home to Utah.  We’ve spent the last seven days chugging across the Atlantic since leaving the Azores.  You may be wondering what...
If you only visit one, is it just an Azore?

If you only visit one, is it just an Azore?

Hello everyone – we’re back aboard the Noordam, heading for the USA, but here are some of the things that happened on our last stop in the Azores. Stef Learns Portuguese! Stefany’s foreign...
Video Review of 2014 Great West Van Legend EX

Video Review of 2014 Great West Van Legend EX

  The giant RV shows, like the one in Pomona, aren’t the best places to do an in-depth review of an RV.  There are crowds, and getting the attention of the representatives to answer...
Minnesota Stef and the Quest for the Gold Cross

Minnesota Stef and the Quest for the Gold Cross

We’ve spent the last three days in various ports in Spain.  Here’s my rundown of how things have been going so far: Alicante – I’ll confess that, before we signed on for this cruise,...
When in Rome… SQUEEEEEEEHHHHHHHH.

When in Rome… SQUEEEEEEEHHHHHHHH.

Hi Everyone.  Stef and I have just spent the last two and a half days in Rome, and I thought I’d SQUEEEEEEEHHHHHHHH share some observations and let you know how things went.  The first...
We’ve traded in our RV!

We’ve traded in our RV!

for a Much Larger Recreational Vehicle… Man (and woman) cannot live by RV alone.  So to change things up for a bit, we’ve embarked on a European cruise-vacation.  The plan is this:  We...
Invisible RV Cabinet Latch – a Worthwhile Modification

Invisible RV Cabinet Latch – a Worthwhile Modification

When I remodeled the RV, I converted a very large, very low, very deep cabinet into a drawer.  It was the right thing to do – the cabinet was so deep, the back wasn’t really useable. ...