Expense Report for January 2019 Full-time RV Living

It's time once again for our monthly expense report where we share the costs associated with our full-time RV life. First, a reminder of the caveats. Every RVer is different--different rig, different diet, different interests--so our expenses are unique to us. Also, I'm not going to share every single personal expense that we incur each … Continue reading Expense Report for January 2019 Full-time RV Living

Pilot Knob LTVA, Solar Power, Geocaching, Los Algodones Mexico, Missing Family

We just spent our twelfth night boondocking here at the Pilot Knob BLM LTVA (that's Bureau of Land Management Long Term Visitor Area). So far we are really enjoying it, even though we haven't spent a whole lot of time exploring the area. The first few days we were here were spent getting our solar … Continue reading Pilot Knob LTVA, Solar Power, Geocaching, Los Algodones Mexico, Missing Family

Solar Equipment, Battery Monitoring, True Cost of Dumping

Our primary focus over the past week has been learning to manage our power consumption and battery charging. We have not had another episode of dead batteries, but we're very diligent about manually checking the voltage on the batteries several times a day. Andy is still convinced that they are not holding a charge the … Continue reading Solar Equipment, Battery Monitoring, True Cost of Dumping