All Posts by Steph

About the Author

Stephanie (Mom) is the crafty one. She puts up with everyone's nonsense with a smile...and a glass of wine.

Aug 27

Best 5th Wheel For Full Time RV Living

By Steph | New To RVing

With the overwhelming amount of options on the market nowadays, what really is the best RV for full time living? How do you know which one is right for you? We spent about a year looking for the perfect RV for us. I wish that we had this list when we started looking. It would have made things so much easier. 

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Aug 01

How The Thousand Trails Membership Works

By Steph | Campgrounds

There are several ways that we afford full time travel in our RV with kids but one of the biggest way we keep costs low is with our Thousand Trails Camping Membership.

In this video, we review how Thousand Trails is working for us as a full time family on the road with kids. As with anything in life, it has its pros and cons...check out what we think of it and if we recommend it for others considering this lifestyle.

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Jul 14

Selling your Home FSBO

By Steph | Prepping To RV Full Time

When we decided to sell our house and almost everything we owned to hit the road full time with our kids, we were told that our best bet would be to list with a realtor and then just pray we get the best offer we could. But we didn't want to fork over 6% to a realtor! So we went against everyone's advice and listed For Sale By Owner...and we are so glad we did!

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Jun 29

Osmo Genius Kit For iPad Mini: Fulltime RV Living

By Steph | Fulltime Families

As a homeschooling mom,  I sometimes feel like the weight of the world is on my shoulders. I am not only mom. I am the teacher, nurse, cook, chauffeur, maid, and keeper of all the things. Sometimes, momma just needs a break. 

However, I don't want to really plop the kids in front of the tv. Enter...the Osmo! A mom's BEST FRIEND on a rainy day...or just any ol' day you feel like pulling your hair out!

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Apr 09

Upgrading Our RV’s Mattress…What Worked For Us

By Steph | RV Repairs/Renovation

So you’ve picked out your perfect RV (camper) and you’ve taken all the steps to hit the road. You’ve taken you’re first trip and it was almost perfect. You can’t believe that you are living the full-time RV lifestyle.

There’s nothing holding you down. You’ve got the freedom to go where you want, when you want, and you don’t have to answer to anyone…

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Apr 09

The Correct Way To Dump Your RV Black Water Tank

By Steph | New To RVing

As a new RV owner, there are certain things that you must learn before hitting the road…like how to dump your rv’s tanks!

Many things about living in an RV are not that different from living in a “sticks & bricks” home. However, there are a few aspects of life on the road that are vastly different. Just like it is important to know how to care for a “regular” house, it is very important to know about the “inner workings” of your RV as well!

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Mar 03

Can You Really Live In An RV Fulltime?

By Steph | New To RVing

Who on earth sells everything they own, including their beautiful (and positively charming if I say so myself) home, buys an RV and moves their 3 kids and 2 dogs in it to travel around the country?!

If you have ever thought could you live in an rv and mentioned it to anyone, their response has probably been, “No one does that.”

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