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TRIP #1–OUR FIRST TRIP WITH “BIG BUMPY”

Our inaugural trip was to take our son, Ryan, back to college in Boston. We finally found some seat covers at Walmart, and we used an assortment of blankets to cover the rear sofa. We took the dogs out for another run Friday night to fill up with diesel fuel for the trip. I was […]

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Trips

Coming home with our new RV

  One week ago we picked up our new Roadtrek Etrek. Our son brought us to the dealer and enjoyed his first solo ride home on the Garden State Parkway. Now we will have no excuse not to let him drive there when he is home this summer. The paperwork took about fifteen minutes—although it […]

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Purchasing

Making the decision to purchase the RV

It was mid-December 2014, and rather than focus our efforts on shopping and wrapping, we decided to investigate RVs. We had a casual interest, consisting mainly of watching RV shows on the Travel Channel and admiring RVs as we drove to some of our favorite vacation destinations, such as Gettysburg. Often we would pass an […]