Tune up your RV fridge for better food care

By Greg Illes The Norcold and Dometic RV refrigerators are ubiquitous, and RVers who live away from AC power a lot of the time really have few other options. By and large they do the job, given their less-efficient (than house-style compressor types) gas-absorption technology. However, there are several problems that can exist even in the best of RVs. Addressing... Read More

Don’t forget to pack along the important stuff

By Greg Illes Ready to go? Let’s go! Anything missing? Nah. (Famous last words!) If you’re a quart low on oil, or you forgot that coffee mug on the tree stump, even the camp shovel leaning against the back side of that tree, well, no big deal — you can wander on down the road to your next destination with... Read More

Texting in traffic – coping with a distracted driver

By Russ and Tiña De Maris Keeping your eyes out for road hazards is a full-time business for the RVer. Between potholes and exit signs, our eyes are constantly moving. Then add in the “impaired driver” factor. Weaving between center and fog lines, driving wayyy too fast or slow, they telegraph an unmistakable signal that something’s wrong. What’s often wrong... Read More