Author: Julie Bennett

2014 Travel Infographic with fun facts and stats

We’ve been tracking some fun and random facts, figures and stats about our travels throughout 2014 and thought it would be cool to share them with you in this infographic. From the number of miles traveled in the coach and the MINI to the number of campgrounds, border crossings, countries, states we’ve visited and more, we think

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RV Love Travel Map: 2014 in Review

Want to see how far and wide we traveled with our coach and MINI in 2014? In this interactive travel map, we’ve plotted all of the places we visited since we picked up our coach from Ohio in May. You can even click on the link to see specific places. It’s a fun and interactive way to

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Keeping the Love in RVLove #1: Hearty Brekkie

When you’re traveling, living and working together in a small space 24/7 like we are, your relationship is bound to be affected in one way or another – for better or for worse. We’re both strong believers in the idea that what you focus your attention and intention on is the thing that tends to grow and flourish the most,

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Thousand Trails Upgrades: Elite, Platinum, VIP ++

As you may know by now, after five months of being hooked on the benefits of our Thousand Trails Zone Pass, we realized we wanted more! More campgrounds, more options, more flexibility, longer stays and less restrictions! Strange as it sounds, when we started out on our journey, we had no idea that any other Thousand Trails membership options (upgrades) even

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Is a Thousand Trails Zone Pass right for you?

One of the important aspects of planning for our RV lifestyle was putting together our budget. As we live, travel and work full-time from our RV, campgrounds fees had the potential to be one of our biggest monthly expenditures. We wanted to create as much certainty as possible around the financials so we could feel confident about pulling this whole thing off

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Subzero temps and snow for Christmas!

We hadn’t planned on going home to Colorado for Christmas. A typical rocky mountain winter means snow, icy roads and sub zero temps which can freeze up your RV pipes and result in a costly repair. We’d intended to stay in sunny California then make our way back to Colorado in the Spring. Of course, the best laid plans can change in a heartbeat. A

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6 months on the road: Our 4 Biggest Changes

We’ve officially been living and working from the road in our motorhome for 6 months! It’s amazing how the time has flown by and how much has happened. Just a few months after our 3 months on the road progress update. We sat down at our campground in beautiful Palm Springs, CA to share the

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How Technology Keeps Us Mobile + Monthly Expenses

Our very first consideration when we started talking about the possibility of traveling, living and working from a motorhome was whether or not technology would make this lifestyle possible for us and if so, how! We had a hundred and one questions like… How would we stay connected? Did we need to invest in a satellite system? Would

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What we are most Thankful for

We tend to be pretty reflective and grateful about our lives on a daily basis, but as this is our first Thanksgiving on the road in our RV, we thought we’d share some of our thoughts on how we plan to celebrate, what we’re most thankful for, our favorite Thanksgiving foods and whether or not we plan to shop on Black Friday!

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Rocking Halloween 80s style + Bloopers

Halloween is Marc’s favorite holiday, so every year we dress up, go out and always have a blast.This year, we left the rock star tour bus back at the campground and headed downtown to Cloverdale, CA to grab some beers, meet the locals and rally up some new fans as our alter egos – A.T. Rocker (aka Marc) promoting

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Recipe: Amazing Pumpkin Spice Pancakes (GF)

As many of you may know, I (Julie) am very fortunate in that Marc loves to make us a special breakfast every weekend. His speciality is the “hearty” breakfast which includes very delicious heart-shaped pancakes (gluten-free) and this past month – being fall and pumpkin season – we took the pancakes up a notch. By adding some pumpkin and spices

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Walking among giants: the magical California Redwoods

[ Marc inside a redwood that has been burnt and hollowed out, yet still stands[/caption] Experiencing the ancient redwoods has long been a bucket list item for Marc. It’s one of the things we enjoy most about this lifestyle – the ability to achieve many of our bucket list dreams and goals amidst our everyday life. During our research, we learned that redwoods grow from Big Sur to the Oregon

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