Cavitate

Ever had a blender cavitate?

Cavitate - there’s a fancy word.

Here’s how it happens:

  • You put a bunch of goodies in the blender and hit the button.
  • The blender spins for a second then starts to whine.
  • Nothing blends.
  • The blades made a space - a cavity - and the ingredients are too thick to slide in that space.
  • You have to stop the blender, prod the contents with a spoon, and fill in that...

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Class B RV Interior Modifications

So, how do you like your van?

We get asked that a lot. I think it’s the small size. People - other RVers mainly - wonder how we can live in a 19’ campervan comfortably.

For me, it’s all about being organized. And comfortable. And “chasing away the ugly” parts of the van - faded woodwork, etc.

Main Areas

We’ve covered how we’ve organized the Class B kitchen and bathroom. And how we’ve...

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Think Fulltime RVing Will Bring Meaning To Your Life? You’ll Be Disappointed.

The blog OpenRoadRVNomads.com recently posted an article that makes a claim and asks a question:

Americans Are Trying to Escape. But, From What?

In the post the (unnamed) author provides statistics about life in America and how little time we actually get for ourselves. After the statistics, the post provides an answer to the intial question:

Sadly, for many of us we’re trying to get...

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Harvest

And just like that, it’s fall.

Temps have dropped.

The campground emptied out.

They drained the pool.

The locust-swarms of schooling families have devoured the supply shelves at WalMart.

The cliche is true. Fall is a season of change.

Drastic change.

For some reason, at least here in Michigan, Fall slips into Winter, Winter melts into Spring, and Spring warms into Summer.

But Fall...

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Provisioning

We purged our possessions to pack our life into a van. No more bikes. No more kayaks. No more stepladder. Extra hoses. Step stool. All gone.

Along with 100’s of other things I don’t remember.

Most of it we gave away. We piled it up on a picnic table outside our fifth wheel after we bought the van. A handwritten “FREE” sign attracted people celebrating Easter in the campground.

Some of...

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