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Emily Rohrer

What Rhymes with “Recreational Vehicle”?

What Rhymes with “Recreational Vehicle”?
A dubiously poetic tribute to the RV,in honor of National Poetry Month, and with sincere apologies to the late Joyce Kilmer, author of the oft quoted poem, "Trees"I think that I shall never seeA travel companion lovely as an RV. An RV whose propane tanks run out Between midnight and four, without a doubt;An RV that serves as our home all day, Yet r...
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Heartland Social Media Manager
I can think of one... Dream "cicle"! hahaha....okay only funny to me Great poem. Thanks for sharing.... Read More
Tuesday, 25 April 2017 10:13
Emily Rohrer
Well, that is indeed a contender. And now I want one.
Tuesday, 25 April 2017 11:07
Lisa & Dan Brown

Here's Your Sign: Purple Fence Posts

Here's Your Sign: Purple Fence Posts
Several times we've navigated our way through Texas, either pulling our Landmark 5thwheel or back-road-day-trip-jaunts through ranch and farm lands in Texas Hill Country, we've noticed something quite peculiar we've not seen anywhere else: purple fence posts.So I asked myself, 'Self, why are there purple fence posts?' So what's a girl to do? GOOGL...
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Emily Rohrer

True Tales of Wasted Money: 4 RV Accessories That Just Weren’t Worth It, and 1 Happy Turn-Around

True Tales of Wasted Money:
4 RV Accessories That Just Weren’t Worth It, and 1 Happy Turn-Around
Raise your hand if you've never bought an RV or camping product that didn't work out.No hands up?Yeah, that's what I thought. It's happened to us too. We've all made regrettable impulse buys online or in camping and sporting goods stores. Sometimes even items we've carefully researched and budgeted for before purchasing just don't perform as expect...
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Lisa & Dan Brown

Chiropractic Care on the Road

Chiropractic Care on the Road
HELP!! I've fallen and I can't get up! This is my life, even pre-RV. Several years of shipboard life and bouncing around in rescue boats during my tenure in the Coast Guard and doing dumb things in my younger years now punish me years later. Osteoarthritis and Sciatic come to nag me when I least expect it. This was THE one thing that concerned us m...
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Emily Rohrer

9 Things We Learned When We Painted Our RV Interior

9 Things We Learned When We Painted Our RV Interior
Wait. You did what? Why?Well… we were tired of the gold wallpaper in our 2008 Bighorn 5th wheel, and we were stuck in a small Texas town waiting for a major repair to be completed on our truck, so we had plenty of time on our hands. Also, we'd recently admired the interior paint job completed by fellow Heartland owners David & Cheryl of Landmar...
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Lisa & Dan Brown

The War Birds At Lackland Air Force Base

The War Birds At Lackland Air Force Base
When we were parked at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas this past February, we caught up with our RV besties, Tim and Emily from OwnLessDoMore for a couple weeks. While there, Emily and I took a power walk over to the War Birds Park so she could show me some 'awesome airplanes'. She appreciated how much we enjoyed military history...
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Emily Rohrer

Lifestyle Presentations at the 2017 North American Heartland RV Rally

Lifestyle Presentations at the 2017 North American Heartland RV Rally
Who's ready to rally in Goshen?It'll be time to roll in and hook up at the Elkhart County Fairgrounds before we know it, and I bet my Bighorn that some of you are eager to hear what kinds of lifestyle classes are being offered to keep your hands and minds busy with new ideas.Maybe some of you are even eager to teach one of these classes, and as thi...
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Kelly Barnett

RV Rally Time (+ An All-Star HOC Rally Recipe)

RV Rally Time (+ An All-Star HOC Rally Recipe)
​While Heartland Owners Club rallies are held all year round, spring through fall is the busiest time for get-togethers. So, it's time to gear up and start getting registered to attend some rallies near you!  When you joined the Heartland Owners Club (HOC) or when you DO join…you will choose a state as your 'home' state and that state will bec...
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Lisa & Dan Brown

Always On Liberty's Top 12 Cafés and Culinary Corners

Always On Liberty's Top 12 Cafés and Culinary Corners
I'm just going to put this here. RV travelers know where to find the best eats, and we're learning how to play the game. We've become 'them'...FOODIES! Our method to satisfying hunger madness is asking the locals or using the YELP app on our phones. We can be finicky, but we also love trying the local hidden corner booths. We look for creativity, l...
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Kelly Barnett

Out of the Ordinary Sight-Seeing Destinations

Out of the Ordinary Sight-Seeing Destinations
​Horicon Marsh – Horicon, WIHoricon Marsh is the largest cat tail marsh in the United States at 32,000 acres. The National Wildlife Refuge makes up 21,000 (or 2/3) acres and the State Wildlife Area, the remaining 11,000 acres.There is a boat tour offered that gives you a chance to experience the marsh and glimpse some of the wildlife found in ...
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Emily Rohrer

RV Recipe: Baked Oatmeal Squares

RV Recipe: Baked Oatmeal Squares
Got a long driving day ahead? The kind that requires departing before dawn, and not enough time to stop for breakfast?Here's a tasty and hearty option that you can bake the day before, for eating on the road. It's even driver seat friendly!Baked Oatmeal SquaresIngredients3 cups quick-cooking or regular oats1/2 cup packed brown sugar2 teaspoons...
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Lisa & Dan Brown

10 Reasons RVership is Better Than Home Ownership

10 Reasons RVership is Better Than Home Ownership
We recently wrote a blog piece 10 Things we should have known before going full-time. It was our list of challenges we have faced since full-time RVing. We hope that didn't scare those of you who are contemplating this lifestyle. Though brutally honest, we hope it saves future RVers' sanity or helps to better prepare them, then that piece...
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Emily Rohrer

OwnLessDoMore.us's Big Electrical Upgrade: Part 3

OwnLessDoMore.us's Big Electrical Upgrade: Part 3
Written by Tim RohrerReaders of my electrical system articles likely fall into two groups: those in suspense since February, and those scratching their heads trying to remember the subject of these series. If you're part of the latter group, part I of the series covered the planning and design, while part II discussed research, costs and equipment ...
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Kelly Barnett

RV Tip: Tires and TPMS

RV Tip: Tires and TPMS
If you were running a marathon, you probably wouldn't wear poorly-fitting, second-hand sneakers to do so. Similarly, if you're hauling a huge RV all over the country, you want it to have pretty good shoes too. A tire pressure monitoring system can't hurt either (however, we know from experience if your TPMS isn't turned on…it wo...
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Lisa & Dan Brown

Product Review: Instant Pot

Product Review: Instant Pot
What would you say if we told you that you could have ONE appliance that could... pressure cookerroasterslow cookerrice cookervegetable steameryogurt makercustard cookercake and bread bakersaute' and pan fryand MORE!! ...and only took up a total of 15 cubic inches in your cabinet? You'd tell us that we're crazy, right?Well, until you le...
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John Faulkner

RV Refrigerator Vs. Residential Fridge: What You Need To Know

RV Refrigerator Vs. Residential Fridge: What You Need To Know
Recreational vehicles are - in essence - tiny homes. They are smaller and more compact than their stick and brick counterparts. Bathroom sinks are smaller, there are less burners on the stove, even an RV king mattress is a few inches narrower than its residential cousin. But what stands out for a lot people is the difference between an RV refr...
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Emily Rohrer

Heartland RV Owners: Need assistance on the road? Visit the H.O.T.E.L.

Heartland RV Owners: Need assistance on the road? Visit the H.O.T.E.L.
You're far from home, and your tow vehicle breaks down. You're visiting a new city, and want a local's tips on the best places to eat and the must-see attractions. You could fix that busted cabinet door in the living room slide yourself, if only you had access to a garage and tools. Your RV thermostat up and died on one of the coldest night...
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Kelly Barnett

Severe Weather and RVing

Severe Weather and RVing
With tornado, severe storm and flooding season just around the corner, Erika, a fellow Heartland RV owner, recommended that I write a post about what to do in the case of severe weather. It's a subject that should be taken seriously by all campers, whether you are a 'Weekend Warrior' or a Full-timer.We moved into our Heartland Landmark Key Largo on...
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Lisa & Dan Brown

RV Recipe: Peanut Butter, Chocolate Chip and Pecan Buttermilk Pancakes

RV Recipe: Peanut Butter, Chocolate Chip and Pecan Buttermilk Pancakes
We're going to have a little fun with this blog post. It's got food, a recipe and a little history thrown in a mixing bowl. One thing it seems RVers and campers love to do, is EAT! If you're a regular follower of Always On Liberty's blog or Facebook page, you'll know I love to chef it up in Liberty's galley.If you've ever seen the Alvin ...
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Kelly Barnett

RV Tip: Water, Water Everywhere

RV Tip: Water, Water Everywhere
(Nestled into our site in Elizabethtown)​You'll want to flush your tanks (fresh, gray AND black) occasionally to keep them semi-clean. Since you can't really get inside and scrub them…flushing is the next best thing. However, when you do perform that RV maintenance task you'll want to pay attention and not let yourself get distracted. Why, you...
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