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Smart Phone Map App VS Dedicated GPS Device

I have recently spent a lot of time trying to decide if I want to replace my trusty Garmin nuvi GPS with a newer model or simply join the rest of the world and usemap an app on my smartphone to get me to where I need to go.… Continued

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RV Travel Apps

google-apple-appsThere is no better use of a smart phone’s wealth of information than when you are traveling. You can locate¬†anything and learn everything if you just have the right apps loaded. Here is a list of the apps we find most useful when we travel.… Continued

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Space Invaders

Not sure why people can’t seem to stay out of my personal space. Seems like everywhere I go people just have a need to invade my zone. It is like I have this orbit around me and these irritating little asteroids just keep zipping in and out of it.… Continued

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You need a mobile friendly website or blog

First there was the Desktop PC, then the Laptop, followed shortly by the Notebook, next up was the Tablet and finally the Smart Phone. Currently we are being introduced to the Smartwatch. Can you see the trend? Everything keeps getting smaller.… Continued

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RV Storage Prep List

This is a list of things to do before you tuck your RV away for its long winter nap.Clean exterior side walls, roof and awnings

  • Clean exterior side walls, roof and awnings
  • Retract awning
  • Check roof seams
  • Lube TV antenna
  • Stow cords & hoses
  • Check battery levels
  • Remove/ store batteries
  • Check tire pressure
  • Cover tires
  • Cover refrigerator, stove, furnace and water heater vents
  • Plug any opening on the under-side that critter can invade
  • Retract stabilizer jacks
  • Shut-off propane valves
  • Cover gas regulator
  • Drain water tanks
  • Disconnect AC power
  • Check engine fluid levels
  • Lubricate locks, hinges and sliding parts
  • Winterize water lines, pour antifreeze in drain traps
  • Close vents & windows
  • Shut-off furnace/ AC
  • Retract slides
  • Clean refrigerator
  • Prop refrigerator door open slightly
  • Turn off water heater
  • Turn off water pump
  • Close blinds
  • Remove detector batteries
  • Remove all perishables
  • Leave cabinet doors and drawers open
  • Clean air conditioner filters
  • Turn chair cushions on edge
  • Place Snuggles dryer sheets throughout RV

These items are not listed in any specific order.… Continued

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