This Couple Renovated an Airstream for $8,000 and it’s Incredible!

Chad and Cate Battles, along with fur-babies Frankie the goat and Maggie the Adventure dog, are fulltime Airstreamers chasing beauty and adventure. After selling the “Bywater”, a riverside bar in Asheville N.C. and sending their youngest off to college, they traded their house for a home on wheels, and hit the roads of North America.  Written by Cate Battles and originally published on their blog, Argosy Odyssey. You can follow their story by clicking here! From…

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Discount Clubs for RVers – Are they worth the money?

RV clubs and membership programs have been a hot topic since the Good Sam Club was founded in 1966. Similar programs, such as Thousand Trails Club and Passport America have joined the race. While all of them have their appeal, the big question is, are they worth it? Most people fail to recognize that there are many different lifestyles on the road. In four months, I’ve met all kinds of people living different lifestyles. We’ve…

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Boondocking: RVing Across America for $50

We’re 22 days into our full-time travel lifestyle and we already feel like boondocking pros. Although we were stationary in an RV for over a year, it didn’t do much to prepare us for life on the road or life as a minimalist. One of the most shocking things we’ve learned is that you don’t have to pay expensive campground rates. In fact, we’ve only paid a total of $50 to camp and we’ve traveled…

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Here’s How to Buy a Quality RV for Under $15,000

A lot of people get defensive about their RV and the company who made it. I think it’s great that people love their home on wheels but the quality standard across the board is sub-par at best. In almost every scenario, regardless of price point, new RVs make their way back to the dealership multiple times to “iron out the kinks.” Well I disagree with the general consensus. I don’t think new RVs should have…

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Sex in an RV: If the RVs-a-rock’n, don’t come-a-knock’n!

Sex in an RV – Oh, where to start? As the full-time RV lifestyle continues to gain traction, more and more families are considering life on the road. When you realize this lifestyle is not only possible, but very doable, questions start to consume your thoughts. Money, insurance, space, socializing, education, electricity, water – the list goes on and on. One of the less talked about topics that every full-time RV parent thinks about is…

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Kitchen Items For The Minimalist

Life as a minimalist doesn’t mean you have to sacrifice quality. In fact, we probably have more quality items now than we did in our old house (feels that way, anyways). Because when you’re a minimalist, YOU ACTUALLY USE ALL YOUR STUFF! And when you use all your stuff, you realize pretty quickly which items you need, which items you don’t need, and which items you need to be quality. Living in an RV, we’re very…

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