As the Williams Family was doing the pre-trip checklist for this year’s big family vacation to Houston, Texas, we ran into a problem. The slide out on our brand new Grand Design fifth wheel would not retract. This was thirty minutes before our planned departure. These are the types of horror stories you hear aboutContinue reading “What do you do when plans change?”
Category Archives: Camping
Upgrading the tow mirrors on our tow rig
Tow mirrors can mean a lot of things to a lot of people. From those little self-adhesive stick-on fish eye, to the strap on/clip on extensions, all the way up to the super cool, factory, power folding, power telescoping with all the cameras, lights and sensors there are a broad spectrum of upgrade mirrors. We wanted to stay as close to the factory/stock look and functionality as we could.
Half Ton Towable 5th Wheels
How we decided to upgrade to a fifth wheel.
Camping on a Cliff
Last summer we had to opportunity to spend two nights in York, ME. This quiet seaside community depicts everything you’d expect from a New England Coastal town, but without the prices and crowds of some of the more popular destinations. (Hello, Freeport and L.L. Bean chaos.) First, we have to tell you about the campgroundContinue reading “Camping on a Cliff”
South of the Border
Just in time for Halloween, one of the creepiest roadside attractions on the East Coast.
You have a camper with a hot water heater, but no one told you about the anode?
How to change the anode on your RV’s hot water heater.
Eating Our Way Around Disney: The Biergarten Restaurant
Wondering which restaurants to reserve on your trip to Walt Disney World? Here’s our candid review of Germany’s Biergarten Restaurant at Epcot.
Where Did You Go, Williams Family?
Learning to travel while eating gluten-free.
Day Trippin’ to Cedar Key
Did you know Florida has more than two coasts? It’s not just the Atlantic and Gulf like your atlas says. We Floridians take great pride in the different areas of our state and name them to represent their characteristics. The more popular ones are the First Coast, Emerald Coast, Space Coast and Treasure Coast, butContinue reading “Day Trippin’ to Cedar Key”
Thanksgiving Leftover Hot Pies or What to Do with the Leftovers
A new family tradition – Thanksgiving Leftover Campfire Hot Pies!