Posts By: James

Railroad Park Resort, Dunsmuir, CA – RV Park Review

Railroad Park Resort, Dunsmuir, CA – RV Park Review

About the only part of our recent Volcano Tour that went as planned was our stay at Railroad Park Resort in Dunsmuir, California.  We rolled in kind of late, but still had daylight to set up camp. ...
“Animal” Workout: Exercising at St. Paul East RV Park

“Animal” Workout: Exercising at St. Paul East RV Park

  Hey everyone.  Here’s our latest workout video. We have a rookie camera operator in this one – Stef’s Mom!!  Her parents are RVers too, and they’re still on the...
Sprinter Suspension Improvements – Upscale Automotive’s Spring Assist Kit Review

Sprinter Suspension Improvements – Upscale Automotive’s Spring Assist Kit Review

If you’ve seen my other post, then you know about my efforts to improve the ride and handling in our Sprinter based RV.  To recap, my main complaints are handling in crosswinds, the roll in and...
Stranded in Medford:  Day 7

Stranded in Medford: Day 7

At this point, the vacation is over, and we just need to get home.  I wanted to break up the drive home, so I had found us a boondocking site about halfway there.  I was actually looking forward to...
Stranded – Day 5: Escape from Medford!

Stranded – Day 5: Escape from Medford!

Hey everyone.  Since we’re stuck here with a loaner Mercedes, we decided to take a road trip today.  We headed from Medford up to the Portland area to visit Johnson RV in Sandy, OR to have a look...
Pur-ga-to-ry:  a place or state of temporary suffering or misery

Pur-ga-to-ry: a place or state of temporary suffering or misery

Well, it’s July 5th, and Stef and I have been in Medford for two days.  It’s not terrible.  It’s not awesome.  But it just won’t end. The day started well enough.  I was...
Old School Resistance Band Workout

Old School Resistance Band Workout

Hello RV Friends – This video is probably mostly for the guys.  In it, I show you some very traditional weightlifting exercises.  Stef isn’t in the video, so I don’t have to...
An Interrupted Journey

An Interrupted Journey

Well, in this case, it’s interrupted before it even starts! I had intended to review (and I will eventually, I promise) the Sprinter Rear Spring Assist Kit on our upcoming RV trip.  So, I took...
The Accidental Band-Aid Tester

The Accidental Band-Aid Tester

I had a bicycling accident last weekend. As far as bicycling accidents go, it wasn’t that bad, and certainly not the worst I’ve had.  No cars were involved.  No loss of consciousness. ...
Sprinter Suspension and Ride Improvements:  Timbren SES review

Sprinter Suspension and Ride Improvements: Timbren SES review

Our RV, a former Forest River MB Cruiser, is based on a 2003 2500 Sprinter chassis – with the single rear wheels.  From the day we got it, I’ve enjoyed driving it.  It actually handles fairly...