Our Review of the Progressive EMS Surge Protector

Let me start out by saying that Tempo and I practice safe RV’ing so ample protection is a “must have”. Upon buying our first RV we did a lot of research regarding necessary equipment for the newbie RV’er, reading blogs, forums and the like. One of the safety items that continued to come up is the surge protector. I find this confusing. All RVs could include surge protectors as a built-in item to mitigate the risk of high or low voltage to the rig’s systems and appliances. Unfortunately this is not the case. Continue reading


Our Newbie Experience with the Tire-SafeGuard TPMS

I was a newbie to RVing. Like many newbies I had zero big-tire experience and mistakenly thought if you took care of your RV tires in a manner similar to your car everything would work out well. WRONG!

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Flow-Rite On Board Battery Watering System Review

Battery maintenance, while necessary, is a cumbersome and dirty task. Add too much water you have a problem. Add too little or check infrequently, you have a problem.

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On the first day of Christmas my Tempo gave to me…

…a red cat in my RV (Tempo?)!

“A cat is more intelligent than people believe, and can be taught any crime.” ~ Mark Twain

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La Bête est pas plus; adieu Bête (Beast)!

The Beast is no more; goodbye Beast!

Beast“Having recently completed a beast of a 1,500 mile road trip, our longest to date, we have come to the conclusion that we are done!”

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Our Rig is Rigged! – A Review of Our Thor Hurricane

“If you can smile when something goes wrong, that means you have someone in mind to blame” ~ Unknown

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To Walkie or not to Walkie?

“If you have an important point to make, don’t try to be subtle or clever. Use a pile driver. Hit the point once. Then come back and hit it again. Then hit it a third time – a tremendous whack.” ~ Winston Churchill

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AussieOne Travel Gear Hack

Many of you travel with children and pets, each with separate and distinct requirements. Tempo and I are empty nesters, however, we do travel with AussieOne, our rescue fur baby who has brightened up our lives and is an excellent travel companion. We also travel with two cats, code named Big Red and Griz. More on them in a separate blog post at a later date. Continue reading