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Why we purchased a 5th wheel

Why we purchased a 5th wheel

There's so many considerations to be made when purchasing an RV. Do we purchase new or used, motorized, travel trailer or 5th wheel, how long, fit and finish? This list can go on and on. Purchasing an RV should be based on the lifestyle you desire on the road and most...

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RV TV and Internet Entertainment

RV TV and Internet Entertainment

Everyone has a different reason for RV Life. Some have weekends and a short vacation to get away. They enjoy a good book and some quite time without the TV in the background. Or more so, escaping from the social media demands of the Internet. Other, such as Joan and...

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Vlogging Camera for RV Travel

Vlogging Camera for RV Travel

We have had so many ask us: “What do you use to create your I Love RV Life YouTube videos?” As with most of the video creators I watch on YouTube as well as video creators we come in contact with, our video tool kits vary widely as well as evolve over time. It’s not...

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Stainless Steel Portable Gas Grill

Stainless Steel Portable Gas Grill

If Joan and I have a luxury item for our RV travels, it's a Stainless Steel Portable Propane Gas Grill. Heading into our 5th year of heavy RV travel, we have burned up 3 camping style gas grills. You know, the red, blue and green versions. These grills just aren't...

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Creating a RV Vanity and Make up Area

Creating a RV Vanity and Make up Area

I created a RV vanity for Joan. She uses this area to dry her hair, put on make-up and doing the girly things she so enjoys. We choose not to put a washer and dryer in our RV and the space was wasted. Some may disagree, but we would rather us a campground laundry and...

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Using Google Maps for RV Travel

Using Google Maps for RV Travel

This video shows how we use Google maps for RV travel planning and driving directions. We also share other helpful apps that make our RV travel more enjoyable. The subject of which GPS to use can be as controversial as the politics one chooses. I'm not looking for a...

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Is RV Safe Toilet Paper Important?

Is RV Safe Toilet Paper Important?

Is RV safe toilet paper important? Really Jerry? You created a RV Tips and Help video on toilet paper? Yes I did. And it's a very important topic. May be not one that everyone sits around the campfire and discusses, but never the less, a product that is used everyday...

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RV Kitties – A day in the life of Mink and Molly

RV Kitties – A day in the life of Mink and Molly

Mink and Molly shared they were not getting enough YouTube time. So I caved. These RV kitties are great RV travelers. They so enjoy the different areas especially those with squirrels, geese, ducks, any kind of bird really. We have a Petego Pet Tube Kennel they travel...

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RV Surge Protection & Essential Electric Adapters

RV Surge Protection & Essential Electric Adapters

What's in your RV electric kit? Here we discuss RV surge protection & essential electric adapters to convert 30 amp, two 30 amp, even a standard 20 amp household plug to a 50 amp connection. We also show our RV electrical connection we use when the 5th wheel is...

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Keep Ants Out of Your RV

Keep Ants Out of Your RV

Oh No! Ants! ANTS!!! If you have an RV and camp, we've all heard the yells when it comes to those annoying critters that invade our camper. If there is a path into the camper, these menacing bugs will overtake the pantry and any other place that may have something...

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Managing Moisture In Your RV

Managing Moisture In Your RV

  Managing moisture in your RV is not a difficult process. We all get in a hurry wanting to head to our next destination, but if it's been raining and the sliders are wet, you could introduce unwanted moisture in you RV. This can lead to sour smells or worse,...

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RV Tour – A Look Inside Our 5th Wheel

RV Tour – A Look Inside Our 5th Wheel

In this RV tour we take a look at our 5th wheel. Joan and I have really enjoyed our Heartland Gateway 5th wheel. Over the past 3 years we have made a number of changes, some simple mods, other a bit more extensive, yet all to make out RV more like home. We even added...

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Easy Steps To Winterize Your RV

Easy Steps To Winterize Your RV

These are easy steps to winterize your RV. RV antifreeze is very inexpensive and following your RV manufacturer's recommendations to flush the water from the RV plumbing and replace will RV antifreeze can save you 100's of dollars in service and much more if your...

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RV Apps – 6 Essential RV Apps for Travel

RV Apps – 6 Essential RV Apps for Travel

We love RV travel. Part of our formula to make RV travel easier is trip planning along with a number of valuable travel tools we use to reach our destination. We have 6 essential RV apps for travel we use on a regular basis to find campgrounds, map our travel, locate...

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