Category : Buying

Quartzsite AZ RV Show

The Big Tent RV Show The Quartzsite Sports, Vacation & RV Show, known as “The Largest Gathering of RVers in the world”, is held every January and attracts lots and lots of people and RVs to attend this special show. I think the real reason everyone shows up is more for the atmosphere, the meeting of friends, and the social …

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Written on Nov, 19, 2014 by in , , , | 2 Comments.
Peregrine Pointe - Hurricane Utah

Yep, he is doing it again, looking for houses. Everywhere we go, it seems my husband wants to go house shopping, especially if it involves big garages. Hurricane has several new housing developments, one in particular, called Dixie Springs which has new homes with RV garages. It is located next to Sand Hollow State Park. Some of the homes have …

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Written on Jan, 23, 2014 by in , , , | Leave a comment
House Hunting Borrego Sprinngs California

Should I be worried? My husband says he wants to go on a bike ride and next thing I know he is stopping at every house for sale and checking out the brochures. #wearemoving?  

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Written on Sep, 17, 2013 by in , , | 21 Comments.
Those Young Guys - Alfa See Ya Motorhome - Solar Panels

We love boon docking and/or dry camping since we both like to get away from the big RV parks and do hiking and exploring in the less crowded areas so I started thinking how we could improve the experience. We have a 40′ DP which has a 7.5 kVA diesel generator so we had lots of power but it is …

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Written on Oct, 28, 2010 by in , | Leave a comment
Why We Love our Alfa Class A

We had been RV’ing for a few years in our Class B motorhome and decided we wanted to try a bigger motorhome to allow us to spend longer stretches of time in one place, more like living in the RV instead of just traveling in it. Therefore we bought a Class A Motorhome, a 2004 Alfa See Ya. We, of …

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Written on Oct, 10, 2010 by in , | Leave a comment
Leisure Travel Van Free Spirit

We bought our Leisure Travel Van (also known as an LTV) a few years ago and called him “Wally” and we recently traded him in (sob, sob) for a much larger Class A motorhome. We miss Wally dearly so I thought I should dedicate a post to him and highlight the pros and cons about owning a Class B. And …

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Written on Oct, 07, 2010 by in , , | Leave a comment
Those Young Guys - Hydralift

Well, we finally did it. After researching and researching and researching on the best way to haul a motorcycle we finally decided to break down and buy a hydralift. They are expensive but we found one on ebay in Southern Oregon. The owner was gracious enough to meet us halfway so we rented a U-Haul trailer and drove to Biggs …

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Written on Sep, 10, 2010 by in , , , , | Leave a comment

Yep, we did it. After months or more of research and looking we finally selected a new motorhome. Well new to us. We bought a 2004 Alfa See Ya from Bretz RV in Missoula, Montana. We would love to have kept Wally but it is not possible so goodbye to Wally. We have loved traveling with him and it is …

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Written on Jul, 24, 2008 by in | Leave a comment
Those Young Guys in Bug Suits

Hard to head north without a supply of bug clothes. As a matter of fact I guess you could say the same about the southeast United States. Oh well, whatever, when you have lots of insects and want to spend a lot of time outdoors then Bug Suits are your answer! We bought both top and bottoms from: https://www.bugshirt.com/ Worked …

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Written on Jul, 06, 2008 by in , | Leave a comment
Dummies Guide to Class B Motorhomes

Yep, I had to do it. I needed to get my thoughts together to figure out how this darn Class B motorhome works. So I created my own Dummies guide along with a checklist. Not sure if it is accurate but it allowed me to ask my husband how things worked and document it for myself. Note: This is particular …

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