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My Lap-Band disaster

Doctors said I wasn’t fat enough for weight-loss surgery. But I got it done anyway — and suffered the consequences<p>Rayya Elias<p>July 8, 2013 11:30pm (UTC)<p>I tipped the scales at 206 pounds, and I was miserable. I needed to get healthy, but that was easier said than done. I loved sweets, and soda, and …

How-To: Crocheted Slushee Bag

Crochet designer Twinkie Chan created this fantastic Crocheted Slushee Bag along with free instructions and patterns so that you can make your very own.<p><b>More:</b><p>Twinkie Chan’s Valentines Scarf<br>• How-To: Chiffon Cake with Fruit Toppings Tissue Box Cozy<br>• Custom Made Celebrity Dresses

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Getting To Know Your RV: Important RV Refrigerator Tips Before You Hit The Road | The RVing Guide

It seemed so simple when they showed you how to use the RV refrigerator the first time.<p>But, in reality, it <i>isn’t</i> all that easy.<p>There’s more to it than …

A Guide to Hiking with your Dog

The “Dog Divide” – Traveling with a dog in an RV

We have a dilemma as we prepare for a very long extended trip west in our Roadtrek: Should we take our dog, Tai, an eight-year-old , 70 pound …

MyThings for iPhone app review: security at its finest

<b>MyThings for iPhone</b><p><b>Price</b>: $0.99<p>MyThings for iPhone by Youxel lets you organize and store things in a private section on your device. It was recently …

20 best iPhone and iPad apps this week

It's time for our weekly roundup of brand new and notable apps for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad devices.<p>It covers apps and games, with the prices …

10 Free Road Trip Apps for a Smooth Vacation

Out of all the possible summer vacations, road trips have the unique ability to crumble apart as soon as they begin. What you predict will be a long, …

5 Top First Aid Apps

<i>Ahhh, summer.</i> Sun, sand, surf ... and accidents.<p>From extreme weather to cuts and bruises, summertime brings a whole hoard of potential emergency …

Poncho: The Best Weather Service You've Never Heard Of

The weather. It's all anyone talks about these days. But there's never been one single service that gets it right, or even bothers to tell you what …

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Today's Best Apps: Mickey Video And Double View

The App Store takes delivery of hundreds of new apps per day. The overwhelming scene makes it possible to easily overlook an exciting game, valuable …

6 Apps You Don't Want To Miss

6 Apps You Don't Want To Miss 6/29/2013<p>Foursquare<p>Foresee<p>Snapchat<p>Apartment List<p>Wake Up With Disney<p>Takes<p>It can be tough to keep up with all the new …

This iPhone App Reports The Weather As A Daily Infographic

Through a series of clever graphs, Weathertron tells the day’s forecast without dumbing it down.<p>Weather apps tend to tell you too much information or too little. They either reskin superficial information you could glean by sticking your arm out the window or offer an absurdly deep dive that only a …

After visiting Yellowstone National Park 8 times, Todd Rightsell gives us the inside scoop on the best features, campgrounds, and hikes.

After visiting Yellowstone National Park eight times since 2005, Todd Rightsell gives us the inside scoop on the best features, campgrounds, and …

RV Refrigerator Service and Maintenance

If you own an RV, chances are it’s equipped with a gas/electric refrigerator. With the summer travel season on the horizon, now is the time to give …

Three weeks in an RV: 12 lessons learned on the road

The RV is washed and cleaned now, squashed bugs rubbed off the front end, clothes and supplies unpacked, rugs vacuumed, fridge emptied.<p>Here's our …

JTB Power Solution: Meeting 
Electrical Needs

Motorhomes are becoming more power thirsty every year. Not long ago, 30-amp circuits were more than enough to power all the electrical needs of many …

Life on the Road: Perks of travelling in an RV

I am an RV enthusiast and love getting on the road and travelling in an RV as often as I can. If you’ve never tried it then I would recommend you …

RV Slide Out Guide - The Pros & Cons Of RV Slideouts | The RVing Guide

All it takes is a walk through an RV equipped with multiple slide out room extensions and you’ll be ready to sign on the dotted line and make one …

Electronic Components in Your RV

Things have gotten complicated on newer RVs, and you need to keep up with the times. Don't go jabbing at the buttons on your flux capacitor without …

RV Awning Tips To Avoid Damage In High Winds | The RVing Guide

Traveling along Highway 10, east of Tucson Arizona, odds are very good that you will find the remnants of an RV awning that got destroyed by the wind …

Different types of TV satellite systems for RVs explained

Owner Ron Lichtsinn, owner of Lichtsinn Motors in Forest City, Iowa, explains the four types of satellite systems for RVs, from manual to fully …