Campfire Chronicles (Jun 2017)

RV Basement Storage Tips

Kelly Barnett

29th Jun, 17

Back in 2011, when we started full-time RVing our basement storage area was packed to the brim! We'd just gone from living in a 'sticks and bricks' home and weren't quite sure what we would and what we wouldn't need in this new RVing lifestyle. If we…


Tobacco Barn Craftsmen of Kentucky

Lisa & Dan Brown

28th Jun, 17

"Lisa Brown (Always On Liberty) is a contributor to this blog. All opinions expressed are her own".

The Bluegrass State...Kentucky is known for several things; the fastest two minutes in sports (Kentucky Derby), Bourbon Distilleries, Corvettes, Colonel Sanders and his fried chicken and Stephen Foster's "My Old Kentucky Home". However, Kentucky has also been notable for it's huge cash crop...



Adventures in Towing a 5th Wheel: How We Survived a Major Truck Breakdown

Emily Rohrer

27th Jun, 17

"Emily Rohrer ( is a contributor to this blog. All opinions expressed are her own."

A funny thing happened in March, on our way from San Antonio, TX, to Heartland HQ in Elkhart, IN, for a service appointment to take care of some welding issues on our 2008 Bighorn: the truck was the one that failed us.

Not what we were…


2017 North American Heartland Owners Rally Recap

John Faulkner

26th Jun, 17

The North American Heartland Owners Rally wrapped up in Goshen, IN, last week. 

Nearly 500 Heartland RVs owners gathered at the Elkhart Country 4-H Fairground from June 13-18 to meet with one another, explore the local area, and educate themselves on all kinds of RV-related topics.

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Throughout the weekdays, attendees enjoyed full days of technical and lifestyle presentations. Presenters included Heartland owners like Tim Rohrer of,…


Tombstone Tourist: 2PSNAPOD's Strange Hobby

Kelly Barnett

9th Jun, 17

"Kelly Barnett (2PSNAPOD) is a contributor to this blog.  All opinions expressed are her own."

It's nice to have a hobby or pastime, especially while you're RVing. There are so many to choose from – Geocaching, Munzee, hiking, quilting, skiing, golfing, etc. However, ours might be a little different than most.

While traveling this great country of ours, one of our favorite things to do is…