When I visited my friend Kara and her husband Tim a year ago in Bend, Oregon, their tiny house plan was in its conceptual phase. Kara had sketched up some rough plans, but like my husband Spanky and me, Tim and Kara’s plans were always fluid. Yes, we knew they were doers, but they were …

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“Where’s home? Point to home when you see it,” Brandy tells her daughter Macy as they make another lap around the RV park. “Therwitis!” Macy says through her binkie. Home for 2-year-old Macy and her 1-year-old sister Paige is a 42-foot toy hauler, but instead of fourwheelers and dirt bikes, kayaks and snowmobiles, the only …

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“Living Big” may be Mary Cecchini’s mantra, but it’s more than a state of mind—it’s an international destination. Though she’d been saying the phrase since childhood, it really took hold in 2011 when Mary’s mother became ill after suffering a brain aneurism. “I saw right in front of me how fragile life is. People always …

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You thought the walls were thin in your apartment—try getting physical in an RV. As they say, if the camper’s a-rockin’, don’t come a-knockin’. Yes, it’s true that when you live in a RV and you don’t like your neighbors, you can move, but here’s the thing, no matter where you move, you’ll always be within ten feet …

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The Holidays, aka preparing for awkward conversations with friends and family. This lifestyle is not for the faint of heart—and it definitely isn’t for anyone that is afraid of what others may think of her. It’s like one of those memes. This is what your parents think you do: Bum around like a washed-up hippie. …

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Choosing an RV Park doesn’t happen at random. I don’t just rumble into whatever park happens to be there at the end of the road, nor do I pull numbers from a hat to determine where my husband Spanky and I will stay next. When you’re looking for the RV Park that best suits you, …

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It’s been a great debate in my household whether it is more correct, grammatically, to say, “you can’t eat your cake and have it, too,” or “you can’t have your cake and eat it, too,” and I finally verified, via Google, of course. Now that we know the correct usage, my husband and I are …

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Aside from being footloose and fancy free in my home on wheels, I am also a fitness fanatic. (Say that five times fast.) I earned my personal trainer’s license through the National Academy of Sports Medicine in 2012, but even before that, exercise was a staple for me. Before taking to the open road I …

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