Ellen Bushnell

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Five Important RV Features You Need for Dry Camping

When I conduct my dispersed camping seminars I am typically asked what is the best RV for dry camping. While some types of RVs are more friendly for …

RVs

Boondocking Locations 2017

Towing our home around the country has given us the opportunity to see more places than we would have ever dreamed of before. The best part we get to …

RVs

7 Reasons To Drive California’s Highway 120

The sign as you turn east off Highway 395 just south of Lee Vining, California states “Narrow Winding Road Next 46 Miles,” but don’t let that …

Hiking

Apache Trail: Scenic Drive

Driving the Apache Trail<p>A drive on the Apache Trail is one of the most scenic drives near the Phoenix area. This well-traveled road affords visitors …

10 Places Where You Should Absolutely Never Take Your RV

From bottleneck highways to steep roads, these ten places in the U.S. are just not meant for driving your RV, no matter what size it is.10 Places …

RVs

4 Habits of Successful RVers

With the new year upon us, we’ve been thinking a lot about the year ahead. And while others might be planning epic destinations and routes, looking …

Could Time-Blocking Replace Your To-Do List?

This is how to schedule your workday to get the most done.<p>A few years ago, my to-do list was an endless source of frustration. At the end of every day, it seemed like it had more items on it than when I started. I never seemed to get it all done.<p>So, in an effort to understand what was going on, I …

Pictures of the Week 1.12.17

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Five Tips for Navigating the Difficulties of Life on the Road

Nomadic life isn’t hard, but it takes some getting used to. These pointers will make it easier.<p>More than six months have passed since Jen and I purchased our Airstream, which we call Artemis, and hit the road full time. At this point, we're amazed at how easy trailer life has become. But it wasn't …

RVs

63 Blogging Tools That Will Make You Insanely Productive

Let me guess.<p>You read the headline on this post and thought, “Cool!” Then a little voice in your head whispered something like, “Why do I need …

21 Dumb Mistakes to Avoid When Writing Your First E-book

Admit it.You’ve thought about writing an e-book.In fact, you’ve already imagined the front cover.You can see the main title, and underneath, your …

Writing

How to Make Money Blogging: How This Blog Makes $100K per Month

You know everyone thinks we’re fools, right?To most of the world, blogging is a joke.It isn’t a career. It isn’t a way to make money. It isn’t a tool …

Marketing

Cataloochee Creek Autumn

317 Power Words That'll Instantly Make You a Better Writer • Smart Blogger

Ever noticed how some writers have an uncanny ability to toy with your emotions?<p>Within the span of a few pages, you can go from shaking with …

Winston Churchill

Yosemite, 2004

Have you seen the Safari Condo Alto R Series Trailer?

The Safari Condo Alto R Series trailer is aerodynamic and light-weight enough to be towed by a compact car or an SUV. You’ve got to love the lines …

Condominiums

A Quality Cozy Nest For Nomads? Nest Caravans.

A new RV manufacturing startup in Bend, Oregon claims that they are making a travel trailer that isn’t your grandpa’s travel trailer. So all you …

RVs

The Definitive Guide to Gorgeous Campsites in the USA

America — a seemingly endless expanse of natural land merged with human development. Almost every terrestrial biome present on earth is represented …

National Parks

Yellowstone National Park: 10 tips to make the most of your visit

Established on March 1, 1872, Yellowstone National Park has the distinct honor of being the world’s first national park. Last year, more than 4 million people visited the park that spans more than 3,472 square miles over three states – Idaho, Montana and (mostly) Wyoming. With such a massive size …

National Parks

15 Camping Hacks You'll Want to Steal for Your Next Trip

Save time and money with these clever tips and tricks.<p>These sanity-saving tips and tricks make time outdoors even more enjoyable.

Airstream’s New Nest Travel Trailers: Super Adorable and Uber Towable

When one thinks about Airstream’s travel trailers the words “small” and “adorable” usually do not come to mind–one of the classic sellers is called …

RVs

Retiring baby boomers, improved economy drive up RV sales

Keith Lessner, a sales manager at Burlington RV Superstore in Sturtevant, sits in the living room of a Newmar Dutch Star motor home. RVs have made a …

Hymer Car 2016 Video Travelworld Motorhomes

The most photographic spot in the US?

A former biology teacher turned naturalist guide, Kurt Johnson has traded in the classroom for the great outdoors at Grand Teton National Park, located in a rare ecosystem.<p>“Beavers hate the sound of running water; they are always looking for ways to stop it.”<p>We couldn’t tell if Kurt Johnson, our …

National Parks