Author: Julie Bennett

We Need Your Help. Here’s How.

We’ve reached a point in our journey where we’ve come to realize a few things. 1. We really love creating content for you guys and the RV community as a whole. 2. There are only so many hours in a day and we want to use them in the best way we can to deliver the most

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Review: Circle M RV Resort near Lancaster, PA (TT)

Circle M RV Resort and Campground is a Thousand Trails (Outdoor World) property located in the heart of Lancaster County. Pennsylvania Dutch Country and Amish Country.  We visited here after our stay in Gettysburg Farm RV Park, because Gettysburg Farm was closing for the season.  Circle M RV Resort was also nearing the end of

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Snapshot: A Year of Full-Time RV Living & Costs

Want a quick snapshot of our RV Lifestyle? Curious about how many miles we drove, our expenses and the places we stayed? Here, we hare a visual snapshot summary in this fun infographic “A Year of Full-time RV Living” based on our experience during our first full calendar year of living full-time in our RV in 2015.  While this data can vary widely depending

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Review: Gettysburg Farm RV Campround, Dover, PA (TT)

   Gettysburg Farm RV Campground was a pleasant surprise. Part of the Thousand Trails camping network and in the north east ‘zone. We visited this campground in Dover PA after a 3 day stay in New York City, and it was an amazing change from the raw, intense energy of NYC and our very tight

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2 Years of RV Repairs & Service Costs

Ever wondered what it costs to repair and service an RV each year? This was one of our big questions when planning to buy an RV and live in it full-time. As our 2 year anniversary of coach ownership coincided with our visit to Tiffin in Red Bay, Alabama, we figured it was a good time to share our RV repair history and expenses. Of course,

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Suspension Upgrade Improves Our Gas RV Ride

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vHYdvDmAt5w After 2 years of full-timing, driving over 20,000 miles across 40+ states, we decided to upgrade our RV suspension. Marc began considering this in the fall of 2015. He explored the many options available. Finally, after reading an article in Motorhome Magazine about an ‘airless airbags’ solution called Sumo Springs, he got even more

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Visiting Tiffin Motorhomes in Red Bay, Alabama

Our two year anniversary of owning of our coach ‘Rocky’ (mid May) coincided with our inaugural visit to Tiffin’s HQ and Plant in Red Bay, Alabama. Naturally, we were keen to do the factory plant and paint shop tours we’d heard so much about, plus it was a good opportunity to get Rocky into the Service and Paint shops for a little TLC by the professionals who

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Digital Nomads Navigating Work & Timezones

Now we’re back from our big trip down under we can answer the Big Question: How did we do working remotely from Australia on graveyard shifts? This was one of our big goals for the trip – assessing just how far we could take this nomadic / location independent lifestyle, especially with Marc working an 8–5 job for a US

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TrailChat Q&A: Favorite Camping Gear and Places

This week, Thousand Trails invited us to participate in a Twitter #TrailChat about favorite camping places, gear and essentials, alongside leading industry brands Airstream, Coleman and Teton Sports. Marc was working so I (Julie) was the “chatter” and because TT asked great questions, we’ve shared them along with our answers – plus a few additions you just can’t fit in 140 characters! This was my view (not bad, huh?)

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Wow! Half a Million YouTube Views. THANKS!

When we posted a video of Marc driving our motorhome for the first time back in 2014, we had no idea what would come next or who would want to follow our journey. This week, we hit a couple of big milestones on our YouTube channel RVLoveTV so we wanted to create a fun infographic to celebrate and say THANK YOU!

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How to get best deal on a Thousand Trails Zone Pass

Every now and then Thousand Trails runs special promo offers on their Camping Zone Pass, but even when they’re not actively showing an offer on their website, you can still probably snag a deal. In this article, we share our tips for how to make a good deal even greater and get more bang for

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Australian Adventure: Work & Travel Down Under

One of the biggest advantages of creating a mobile lifestyle with the ability to live and work from anywhere is that it opens up the potential (and desire) for even more travel and freedom. As long as we have decent WIFI, we can work from almost anywhere in the world. So this month, we are going location independent in Australia!

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