Finally hitting the road for the first time in 2018 and starting off doing something I’ve never done before and that’s staying overnight in a “Cracker Barrel” Parking lot. Not sure if it fully qualifies as “Boondocking,” you’ll have to let me know, but I wanted to do some of this, this year and what … More “First Time Overnighting at a Cracker Barrel in the RV – Season 3/Episode: 04 [RVJedeye]”
No question it’s been a hot minute since I’ve been on the road RVing. The last stop, wrapping up the year at “Cotton Hill Campground ” in Georgia. As I get ready to start sharing a ton with you all, I’m so happy, so many of you are excited to see the new “season,” if … More The “New RV Adventures of RVJedeye” Coming to a Screen/Device Near You!
The road is calling and I hear it loudly and clearly. So far I’ve fixed a battery in the rig I’ve replaced a tire and checked the air in all of the others Now… arriving in the mail today! one of THE most important part items I NEVER hit the road without… my Camco water … More Never Go RVing Without It!
Can you smell it? The road… the State Parks… the fun and adventure? Yep it’s all around the corner and about to start coming fast! The official start of my 2018 RV season is set to kick off very soon and I’m making sure I’m all ready. In the last VLOG, I replaced the battery: … More “Replacing an RV Tire – Episode: 21 [RVJedeye]”
So many of you know, I’ve begun the downsizing process, moving into a smaller place, 576 square feet smaller than my last spot, so there’s been a lot to do for that transition.But when you love to RV and that RVlifestyle it’s in your blood, the road is constantly calling you and yes… oh yes … More You’re Such a Tease😮
Happy New Year! 2018 is here and the adventures and possibilities are endless! Without a doubt the biggest project of 2017 was the renovation of my, “New-2-Me-RVJedeye Mobile” It took most of the year to knock out, but it was well worth it. Ironically, one of the most asked questions about the reno and one … More “Happy New Year With a Bonus! – Episode: 19 [RVJedeye]”
In 2016 I jumped into the RV World with my first rig, a 2004 Winnebago Itasca Spirit. It was the perfect first RV and I used it a ton! At the end of 2016, crazy came a knocking and I upgraded to a small Class A Winnebago Sightseer. I spent the first part of the … More It’s 2018… Happy New Year! Top [RVJedeye] Spots for 2017
Can you believe 2017 is almost over already??? Wow! Anyway, Happy Thanksgiving and welcome to the November edition of, “Top 3 RV Finds.” Three cool things I’ve discovered that I want to share with you, mostly RV related or at least with a tie-in to the RV Life. This month, three things I think you’ll … More “Top 3 RV Finds”– November Edition [RVJedeye]
Love hitting the road and staying at a Florida State Park. Now my rule of thumb and I’ve been able to do it for a year now, is to try not to head back to the same location twice. I’ve been able to do it so far and that includes this week. Last year I … More “Getting Back to St. Joseph Peninsula State Park (Shady Pines) – Vlog: 16 [RVJedeye]”
REVIEW: When I got my “New-2-Me-RVJedeye Mobile” it came with something I wasn’t really familiar with, RV Leveling Jacks. Coming from a Class C over to a Class A, this was all new to me. One of the things I learned quickly is that stability is one of the keys to a great stay for … More PRODUCT REVIEW: “RV SnapPads” from ORIGEN RV ACCESSORIES LTD – [RVJedeye]
UPDATED: 10.16.17@2:17pm… Forgot to add in the cost and link to Kitchen Backsplash ===================================== Do you remember? I started oh, so many months ago with a plan! There were ups and downs and a LOT of hours plugging away all to get to this very point… the completion… the “Big Reveal” if you will of … More “RV Tour: The Big Reveal!”– DIY/RV Renovation Series Episode :18 [RVJedeye]
Just a few items to knock out before the big reveal and without a doubt one of the biggest and yes for me one of the most important, is upgrading the television set in the RV. Now I know it’s not traditional “roughing it” when you have a television and for that matter an RV, … More “Mounting a Television in Your RV”– DIY/RV Renovation Series Episode :17 [RVJedeye]
The end of the renos are in sight! Still, there are some projects to knock out and this week, we’re getting the backsplash up in the bathroom. Clearly the flooring was the biggest project of the renovations so far, but adding the backsplash is important because it’s one of the areas I’m infusing some color … More “Tic Tac Backsplash!”– DIY/RV Renovation Series Episode :16 [RVJedeye]
Just a quick update to let everyone know I’m doing OK and the rig is fine for now. Saturday “Irma” Update – The brunt of things should start this time tomorrow night for us. Have supplies and am in a decent location for everything so hopefully I’ll be safe. Thoughts to everyone out there dealing … More Saturday Irma Update – [RVJedeye]
Done, Over, Wrapped up… Whatever you want to call it, I’ve completed the flooring in the RV and it looks really good! I am happy with it and it was a process for sure.The entire floor install took place over five episodes of this project, but it took weeks to actually finish it from start … More “The New RV Floor is Complete!”– DIY/RV Renovation Series Episode :15 [RVJedeye]
The process of laying down the floor is full steam ahead! I’ve prepped it… prepared it… ripped it… and now it’s all about laying it…the flooring… down. Now I thought I was prepared for this task, because I had watched a lot of YouTube and talked to folks, like Mike & Jenny of Duet Justus, … More “RV Flooring PT4”– DIY/RV Renovation Series Episode :14 [RVJedeye]
Right now I’m in full on flooring mode with the RV. I started by pulling everything up. Then continued that process, making a change to what I thought I would do and what I actually ended up doing. And now I’m wrapping up the final prep before doing what I came here to do and … More “RV Flooring PT3”– DIY/RV Renovation Series Episode :13 [RVJedeye]
Renovating my “New-2-Me-RVJedeye Mobile,” has been a handful, but for the most part fun. I know I’ve mentioned it before, if I didn’t do everything now, I don’t know when or IF I would get to everything. So the tough times now, not being on the road, will pay off in the long run. So … More [RVJedeye] – DIY/RV Renovation Series Episode :12 “RV Flooring PT2”
So you’re renovating your RV and you’re not quite sure what to do with your hinges and hardware on your cabinets.You could simply thrown them all out and replace them with brand new fancy pieces or you could do what I did.😁 I am in the middle of renovating my “New-2-Me-RVJedeye Mobile” a 2005 Winnebago … More Oh no! What to do with those RV Hinges, Handles & Doorknobs?
Let the flooring begin! There have been a lot of steps so far in renovating my “New-2-Me-RVJedeye Mobile,” Bed, cabinets, hinges/hardware… all big projects, leading up the biggest of them all…The flooring.Without a doubt this is the project in this whole big bad renovation that I’ve been both excited for and terrified of. I’ve watched … More [RVJedeye] – DIY/RV Renovation Series Episode :11 “Let the Flooring Begin! PT1”