National Park Passports

I hope you know about this wonderful program that exists in our National Parks Service (NPS). The Passport To Your National Parks® program, provides information and encourages visitation to all of America’s national parks. It includes a passport book that lists all national parks in the United States and U.S. territories, and provides space for […]

Arizona: Beautiful State parks for a wedding!

We usually visit the Arizona State Parks for day trips but did you know many Arizona State Parks can host your special day with romantic locations, unforgettable scenery, casual ceremonies, and an affordable outdoor setting! Most people don’t know this and yet if they did know, this could save them a bundle of money -especially […]

Road Trips: A favorite childhood memory

I loved the road trips my family would make from CA to AZ. The seats of the station wagon were laid flat and all of us kids piled in blankets, pillows and a few toys and spent hours talking, make-believing, and playing games like the license plate game or 20 questions. These trips make indelible […]

You can grill just about anything!

I am always impressed by complete meals that have been made on the grill. So today I wanted to share this 2 minute video that shows a very simple way to cook rice on the grill. It looks so delish and so easy. In fact, it just may be easier than using the microwave because […]

Cooking With a Thermos While Hiking

Many RVer and campers enjoy the outdoors by hiking the nearby areas where they have camped. So how great would it be if while you were hiking, a warm lunch was cooking! Well, if you use a thermos and take a few minutes to add a few ingredients, that can happen. “How can that be?”, […]

Site Seeing America the Beautiful

What I love most about RVing is that I have the option to go off the  beaten path, as in boondocking, or see the touristy sites of our destination without having to pack /unpack my luggage with every stop. To me, RVing is the best method of travel. That being said, the toughest part about […]

Beautiful Crater Lake in Oregon

If you are developing  your summer plans perhaps you can consider a trip to Crater Lake in southern Oregon. Well known for being home to the deepest lake in the United States and the seventh deepest in the World the lake lies inside a caldera, also know as a volcanic basin, and was created when […]

33 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Disney Parks

Do you remember “E” tickets from Disneyland? If so then you are most likely a baby-boomer. Disney has come a long way since then and visiting the Parks, whether in FL or CA, is a must-do. A few years ago we visited Disney World in Orlando, FL and thoroughly enjoyed it. Disney is very RV/camper […]

Snowbird Friendly RV Resorts

It’s January in Arizona and I was outside enjoying a lovely 72 degrees. This type of weather won’t be happening in Michigan for quite a few more months. RVers who flock to  the southern half of the 48 states (in the yellow on the map) are affectionately called snowbirds because they arrive in fall/winter and leave […]

Visit the Best National Parks of the Southwest

We are fortunate to be in the southwest where we can enjoy great weather and beautiful parks almost year round. I say this as the so-called “polar vortex” of dense, frigid air descended upon much of the U.S. today, dropping temperatures in some parts of the country to nea Take a look at these wonderful National […]