Heartland's Blog  (Nov 2016)

Fifth Wheel Bathroom Upgrade: Any Excuse for a Potty!

Emily Rohrer

30th Nov, 16


I'm sure other people are buying exciting new things like electronics, clothing, and airline tickets for the holiday gift-giving season.

Us? We bought a new toilet for our 2008 Heartland Bighorn.

But we'd finally had it with our old one, which was just not worth the hassle of yet another repair effort. Despite more than one round of disassembly and cleaning, plus replacement of critical…

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RV Recipe: Stella's Firecrackers

Kelly Barnett

29th Nov, 16


One of the greatest things about being a Heartland owner is other Heartland owners! Over the past six years we have met some of the sweetest, friendliest, nicest people. When we're able to get together it's like a family reunion. As with any family reunion there is always lots of delicious food to share.

Several years ago, our friend, Stella C., shared this tasty snack recipe with us and now has us hooked…

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Make It Your Own

Kelly Barnett

24th Nov, 16


Just like most people who move into a new 'home', we needed to make some changes and/or improvements to make our home more suited to us. Here are just a few of the 'mods' we've done.

1. One of the first things my 'handy' husband did was to install 12"x12"…

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RV Recipe: Dutch Oven Turkey and Dressing Bake

Emily Rohrer

22nd Nov, 16


You just can't roast a whole turkey in an RV oven. Here's an outdoor cooking alternative.

Long before we started full-timing in our Heartland Bighorn 5th wheel, we took our then teenage sons on a Thanksgiving week road trip from Texas to New Mexico, in a camping trailer we'd rented from a nearby RV dealer.

It was the first time we'd traveled in a recreational vehicle,…

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From Kitchen Table to Work Station in 90 Degrees

Emily Rohrer

21st Nov, 16


We're big on computer use here at OwnLessDoMore, and that means we need places to put them. Tim's got a nice big area for all of his equipment, but for our first 15 months of full-time RV living, I've made do with a recliner and side table, with my laptop in my actual lap.

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