Planning which electrical equipment you will use when while camping can help the RV owner avoid overloading the camper's electrical breakers.
A smart RV traveler will take advantage of all of the discounts commonly offered by campgrounds. Even small discounts of 10% per night can add up for someone who hops around the country a lot.
Every seasonal RV traveler needs to understand the potential high costs as well as the available savings as they plan their trips around the country. Campsite pricing can vary widely throughout the year and the savvy RV owner can take advantage of these seasonal variations.
RV owners, especially the "newbies" to camping in an RV are not trained to fix most of the more common problems that will eventually occur in their camper. But knowledge of their options for seeking help can get their Rv back on the road with a minimal amount of work and at lower costs.
The new Apple Watch-4 is a fantastic tool for monitoring, recording and tracking a number of body functions and even warning the user when certain readings are at dangerous levels. Seniors can utilize an Apple Watch to keep up and even notify their doctor of changes in their health data.
Being a Writer on HubPages allows you to learn from your fellow writers and improve your own works. You can see and enjoy contributions on so many and varied subjects which are great.
Any RV, whether it's a big motorhome or a small trailer camper, should have a multimeter in it for use when things in the RV stop operating properly. Using a multimeter can save you a lot of time in isolating the cause of a problem in your RV.
Learn the popular ways to find a good campground while you're traveling on the road. Use the latest tools that give great insights into where campgrounds are near you, how much they cost as well as their amenities. And also see how others have rated the campground you are considering.
The realities of RV Travel are not what so many people new to this special world of Travel and Entertainment expected when they were dreaming of retiring to this special lifestyle.
Florida is a popular state for RV owners to visit and enjoy. But, along with the great weather, camping in Florida has risks that we all need to understand, not the least of which are hurricanes.
Campground restrooms are used by a lot of people, and often have some very common problems. A smart camper can get around these problems once they are made aware of how to handle them.
Probably the most popular place a tourist to the Keys visits is the local Tiki Bar. These establishments are unique business' that are sprinkled all over the Keys, and each has its own personality.
When you come to the Keys, and have finally gotten your heart rate and blood pressure down to reasonable levels, you will start to be entertained by such simple things as, Pelicans.
To understand a place or a people on this planet, you first need to toss off your pre-conceived notions and just become an observer; just look and listen and things will be more clear to you.
If you own an RV and need to make a little money while traveling, one way is to become a Work Camper. You get to stay in great campgrounds, perform simple jobs and make some cash for your travels.
We're everywhere, but most people don't even know that we're diabetic. Listed here are the things a diabetic needs to do every day in order to live a seemingly normal life.
Every RV seller needs to decide, once they have all of the proper data on their RV's value, to be realistic about their resale expectations and the price they can expect.
Every RV owner should explore the options for selling an RV themselves, rather than taking the significant hit in trade-in value they will be offered by an RV dealer. Sell your RV yourself.
As a potential RV buyer who wants to trade in an older RV, you should be prepared to negotiate the deal you want and not accept the first offer the dealership gives you. They expect you to negotiate.
Before you buy an RV, you need to understand the financials involved in order to get the best deal. This article (part two of seven) explains how the different pricings of an RV are determined.
Before you buy an RV, you need to understand the financials involved in order to get your best deal. This article explains how the different pricings of an RV are determined.
Finally, the Average American got a candidate who stood up and, warts and all, talked about what the American majority wanted done to make America Great again.
While enjoying ourselves in the Keys, the hurricane Matthew headed in my direction and my wife and I had to make a decision to take our chances with the storm or run home. We ran.
Proper sanitation is an important concern at any time. Every camper should take these extra steps to ensure their family avoids contracting bacterial infections or even illness.
RV owners are demanding TV services while they travel to campgrounds across the country. This article provides some simple explanations of Satellite TV service, how it operates and how to set it up.
One technology device that is recommended for every RV owner to own is Solar Lights. Having properly placed Solar powered lights in your campsite can provide a safer camping experience for everyone.
A Natural Tonic which provides Antibiotic results for many common ailments that you can make for yourself. Avoid taking powerful commercial Antibiotics, when possible, with this recipe.
Depending on your lifestyle, you can be a pet owner, or not. At times and for some, having a pet is a joy and caring for them is not a problem. But there are some of us who just should not have a pet
Older motorhomes used black-and-white rear monitoring systems. Many of these systems are now going bad and need to be replaced. Here's how I replaced mine.
Many Florida cities decided decades ago to contain their garbage in giant mounds. These mounds have the potential to be valuable resources at some time in the future, if managed properly.
A perspective on the assumption of today's college graduates for their student loans to be paid by the government. Their expectation of a free ride is not popular with the rest of the population.
A Rant against the established opionnated two-party system and their wealthy supporters and controllers and a view on Donald Trump supporters.
Perform these quick checks and preventive maintenance tips on your RV Furnace to make sure it runs efficiently and safely for you.
This article is for those of you out there, in other parts of the world, who feel they are not getting the audience they deserve on HubPages and other writer’s sites based in America.
When you are on the rad in your RV, you can run into a wide variety of situations that require you to take precautions that protect you and that make your experience safer and as enjoyable as possible
Avoid busted pipes and cracked tanks. You can increase your protection of your water lines and holding tanks in your RV, when you go Winter Camping, with this simple trick.
There are far too many people who, for one reason or another, decide to purchase an RV. The problem is that an RV is a dangerous machine if the owner or driver has no idea how to use it safely.
Once you get an RV and have enjoyed it a few times, you are susceptible to a disease that is unique to campers. We call it the Full-Timer's Itch. This disease can quickly change your whole lifestyle.
There are ways to get rid of an invisible bra on an RV. You can throw money at the problem. Or if you like doing things yourself, you can get the job done very cheaply using good old elbow grease.
How to troubleshoot a generator, and how to replace the fuel filter and fuel pump easily and simply on an Onan Model-5500 RV generator.
Owning an RV with a built-in generator provides the user with a wider variety of comfort and entertainment options than one which does not have a generator and are simple to service and maintain.
Get rid of the bungee straps on RV tire covers and make the installation and removal process easier and much safer.
Traveling to the Keys in an RV is a little different from most trips. The drive itself requires some special skills and the selection of a place to stay is very important. Going there? Read this.
These are some great Tips for the RV Owner who has holding tanks in their Motorhome or other RV . follow these to make your camping trip more fun and eliminate problems with your tanks.
Some RVs have special lock assemblies that can malfunction and lock you out. Here's how to get back inside.
If you are on a trip in your RV and the weather is rainy or just nasty, there are a lot of things that you can do to entertain yourself until the weather changes—just check the options listed here.
Lynchburg Virginia has added a number of attractions to draw more people to the old downtown area. One of the great attractions you can enjoy is the Riverwalk and its natural beauty.
Sometimes, it's nice to just get away from your daily life an recharge your mind and body. I have found that going to a campground for a few days is a fantastic way to get yourself revitalized.
For the RV owner, the selection of the appropriate Grill is a very important decision. Campers need to select one that fits both their grilling lifestyle and their RV storage.
Every state has its own legal requirements for towing a vehicle on their roads which includes the specifics for a legal Supplemental Braking System. RV owners who tow should know these requirements for their own safety as they travel around the country.
Take your new (or just newer) RV on a shakedown cruise to make sure you don't have any serious problems when you finally hit the road for real.
An explanation of an old Camper owners desire to be on the Road again and enjoying America; the sights, the people and the travel itself. A Retiree's story.
How to set up a regular inspection process for your RV that will eliminate most water leaks from ever happening. A little Preventive Maintenance can save you a lot of money.
A Rant on living in a world with so many Stupid People affecting how I live, without my permission. The first thing a person needs to do is recognize the signs of Stupidity, then be prepared.
The constant advertisements from Health Corporations are designed for the Young and not those who are Seniors and have physical limitations. Where are the gyms and tools for Seniors to stay healthy?
Read how your RV fridge works. How to maintain and even repair them is relatively easy once you do your homework. This article will walk you through how your Fridge operates and the common problems.
How to select your new TV for your RV. Upgrading your TV service in your Camper requires a little forethought and you can upgrade to better Video service and at a reasonable price.
Take back control of your life and Health using logical, time-honored and cost effective methods, become a Retro-Survivalist with these simple tools and actions.
The types of RV Campers used by the vast majority of people who camp in the US.
A retired Boomer looks forward as he turns 65 and then looks back almost four years later as he tries to make sense of being retired as well as having a sense of purpose for the future.
Useful discoveries I made when trying to repair or replace a leaking ice maker in my older RV.
This article is a summary of some of the worst mistakes a new writer for the Web tends to make. These simple errors will usually drive potential readers away from an article faster than anything else.
Reflections of a long-time Hub Writer about HP, its true goal as a business, and what this company can do for a writer. Understand this unique writer/publisher relationship, and how you should use it,
Owning a Used Motorhome means you will need to eventually perform preventive maintenance, and fix problems when they occur. This article discusses RV Exteriors Lights and their proper maintenance.
Diabetes is an insidious disease that can become fatal if those afflicted with it do not care for themselves. You can lead a normal life if you just understand how to manage your health.
A Collection of valuable Tips for RV owners that are hard learned lessons of myself and other veteran Campers that everyone should check before pulling onto the road for the day.
With the costs of Motorhomes spiraling ever higher each year, it is more logical for the frugal retiree to purchase an older model, in good shape, and upgrade it to suit their needs and also save money.
Read this to learn what Foods, Condiments and Spices lend themselves to storage in your RV Camper or Motorhome. You can eat better on the road with a little food storage forethought.
The seasonal migration of Geese is a natural thing, but at the same time we Floridians see an enormous number of Northerners who migrated here to get away from the winter weather. But invariably, like the Geese they must also head home.
Sometimes, for whatever reason, you might not have the money available to buy the foods you want. Here are a number of tips for the desperate person to use for surviving a period of hard times.
Mice are pests that RV owners do not need. Here are instructions on how to prevent mice from entering your camper, and if they do get in, how to get rid of them.
Finally! There is a Diet plan that will work for everyone. Read this article and follow the instructions and you will Lose or Gain Weight, whichever one you desire.
A Satirical view of HubPages and their ever-changing requirements for their writers. We must be more than good writers. We must be presentation experts.
Red Light Cameras are becoming more of a Money Maker for some municipalities than they are for safety. The profits are so great that these cameras are going up in astounding numbers.
My shocking story of the day I realized that the world had designated me as being an OLD PERSON. As Seniors we never expect to be placed into a group that is treated different.Is this Good, or Bad?
When did our government lose touch with the real cost of living for the Poor and even Middle Income Americans and thing that an additional cost of $100 a month is insignificant?
Suppose you have a camper and you want to trade in the vehicle you tow it with? You will need to understand the regulations for vehicle towing and your vehicle's capabilities and limitations.
There are far too many people who do not know the typical signs that indicate you may be having a Heart Attack. Not only MEN have Heart Attacks, but a growing percentage of WOMEN are suffering from this health problem.
There is such a large disconnection between Medicare coverage and what Medical Professionals charge that the public is being abused by the professionals and by our politicians.
Build your own WordPress Home Site and drive traffic to your Hub articles, and end up with a centralized location for access to all of your writings, Blogs, and other sites.
What every RV owner who has a Rubber Roof should know about how to take proper care of the roof and prevent future damage as well as roof leaks.
All Writers, on the web, want more exposure for their works. Even though those of us that use HubPages may generate high quality articles, a Hub must include a certain key elements for success.
If you want to settle the argument about which is the healthier food, this article provides a side by side comparison of the two distant cousins, Nutritionally.
If you travel in the Southern parts of the US in the Spring or Fall, you have probably ran through a swarm of Love Bugs. These insects are a major pest from the perspective of what they do to your car
Today, there are literally Millions of Seniors living their day to day lives without having a Smartphone, which can be a valuable tool to make their lives; easier, healthier and safer.
How to keep your kitchen clean and safe by managing your stored foods, updating your storage containers logically and keeping your cleaning items safe and bacterial free.
You need to understand how your Air Conditioner works and why you have those Hot Spots and Cold Spots in your home. Also, How to save energy and money when running your Air Conditioner.
Too many Hubbers are writing titles that pull you in just for a CLICK. But their Hub is either; unreadable, copied, or just a poorly written piece of drivel, simply posted for quick money, they think.
If you are interested in buying a Camper then this article is necessary reading to help you find the right one that fits your personal lifestyle, and at the right price.
Tips on what the Buyer needs to check in order to make sure that he/she has purchased a Quality Camper or RV. Learn how to Inspect a Camper for those common problems that can occur with any of them.
This Hub explains how a writer who has never written a full-fledged Book nor had one published, can save money and write a better book. It references my book called A Poor Mans Guite to Writng and Publishing a Book.
How to get your Hub or article found and read by the widest audience. This article lists the very simple yet important steps that a writer must follow to get an audience to read their Hub or article.
Read this and watch the videos if you are looking for a new job and need to be prepared for the Interview process of today. The interview process is a grueling test of an applicants skills in communication and inter-personal relations. This article will help anyone get through the job interview...
Are the Tropics the place for you to live? Many are ready to live in a warmer climate like Florida but some still prefer the colder climates. Read the reasons that a Tropical lifestyle is so desirable
Give a copy of your book to friends and certain influential people to save money and increase exposure. Use Holidays, Birthdays and other special occasions to gift your book.
Read this for a description of how to easily GIFT a copy of your book to others via AMAZON, including; Friends, Relatives, business acquaintances, and to those that you need to send for promotional purposes to professionals in the industry.
An article that reviews the retiremnt income and health care rights of our Seniors today and what the political parties are doing to strip them of their rights. It includes a honest evaluation of what Seniors paid for in Social Security and Medicare taxes their whole lives and what radical groups...
A Hub Writers review of the new IDLE HUB categorization. It explains how a writers search engine score should go up now that HP un-indexes and marks those Hubs that are not getting readers and thus are pulling your overall score down. It also gives the writer a system for identifying these Hubs for...
A How To guide for grandparents who are planning on having their grandchildren visit for a long period of time. This article includes tips on how to plan for visits and keep grandchildren entertained without spending a lot of money. Particularly the links here are for the Tampa Florida area as a...
Rules for efficiently using an outdoor Clothesline at home. Using these tips you will not only save money on your electric bill by not using a dryer, buy you can get the job done quickly and efficiently. So follow these Clothes drying protocols.
An article of useful tips and suggestions on how to survive a Power Outage at your home. it includes common sense options for that unprepared family to help them get through a Power outage with less discomfort
This article gives clear explainations of what a BOGO sale is and then describes the actual savings y=the customer gets. it includes a table of calculations with clear examples of true savings.
This article is an overview of how to use coupons to save money with as little time invested in preparation and planning as possible. Read this and understand the coupon system and how to use it to your personal advantage.
This article provides some very helpful tips for the first time novel writer on how to get their story ready for publication. A little extra sweat up front will help your books success in the market.
A patriotic plea for Americans to fly their country's flag on Memorial day and and other days of the year, to remember those that gave their time and often their lives to defend our country.
This article is a personal directive on how I think a person should live their life. They should enjoy what life and health that they have, now rather than sacrifice everything for another time and another life.
This article includes a collection of common sense things that a normal and healthy person can do to reduce their weight, over time. The ideas listed are simple things that anyone can do.
Read this article and learn why the writer bought a Hybrid and then why he got rid of it. The vehicle we purchased was OK, but it did not deliver what we Americans want in our personal transportation.
Here is a review of the fantastic Garmin nuvi465T truck and Car GPS Navigator. Read the features and options that make it so valuable to the driver of a Car, a Morothome, an RV or a Truck.
This article is about the levels of noise pollution that you can hear from other people's cars and the usual causes for the audio distortion and noise that you hear. It explains the more common causes for this noise problem and suggests what the car owner should do to improve their sound system
Read how to prepare for your trip in your RV, whether it is a motorhome, a camper, a fifth-wheel, or a pop-up. These are the basic things that you need to do to make sure that your trip is a happy one.
Advice for the Newbie Writer to follow when writing Hubs for HubPages. A breakdown on what makes a great Hub, Poem or article that will capture the readers attention and hold them to the very end of the Hub or article.
A satirical view of Snowbirds and how they act, from a Southerners perspective as observed over the years. Giving a back-handed explanation that most people who vacation from the North would stay there and not come South, if it wasn't so darned cold up there in the winter.
An article on how to grow as a writer and what to do to expand and improve your writing skills through practice and reading other good writers works. What I have learned about writing. on the web
A poor poets view of Deer Hunters today as compared with those of yesteryear. Is it still Hunting with all of the technology, or just silly men pretending.
Advertisements today, rarely depict reality, they border on false advertisement, they are so enhanced. From Fast Food to Diet Plans to Clothing manufacturers, they all show products that are not what the average person actually purchases.
This is an old Southern Recipe for cooking Collard Greens with Ham Hocks, Bacon, and Butter. This old standard is a delicious recipe that has been enjoyed for generations in the South.
This article explains how one of the more popular Scams is being perpetrated on owners of RVs and Motorhomes. It is basically a Check kiting type of scam with a twist to use it on Motorhome sellers.
This is an article about how the news media concentrates their health advice on the young and healthy, with very little focus on us, the majority of the population, the; elderly, the seniors, the overweight, short, tall, etc, many of whom have health issues.
This is the story of my quest for more search engine traffic and how I went beyond what Google allows, and then how I managed to recover from being dumped by the great Google.
Zombie movies are strange to start with, but they are entertaining. What I have here are my observations of the main Secrets of being one of the Walking Dead. It is a satirical view of this genre of movie where Zombies are looked at from a very different perspective, particularly one of an Alien...
This is a recipe for that great and natural, old fashioned Lemonade that you always loved in the past. It is a simple recipe that once you make it you will end up throwing away those prepackaged drinks that you find in stores today. And, it is full of tips on making lemonade with different flavors.
This is a great, slightly spicy recipe for fried Tilapia. The recipe has enough added flavors to kick up the rather mild Tilapia fish fillet. It only takes a few minutes to prepare this entree.
Here is a great recipe that you can use to make your own version of the famous Cajun Spice. It is a simple and easy recipe for a dry blend of spices that you can modify to make it your own, or use just like it is.
A must-read for the beginner or the advanced tea drinker, covering the production process, types of leaves, blends, flavorings, and health benefits.
A HubPage writer reviews his passage after two years of writing over 100 Hubs. Included is how to use the systems designed to aid the writer. Also, a discussion of the real HubPage system and how to use it to make money and build an audience, as you learn to be a better writer.
This is a direct family tree genealogy from William Bobbitt born 1645 in Glamorganshire England down to Donald Wilson Bobbitt born 1946 in Lynchburg Virginia. It also includes the known names of each generations children.
This shrimp scampi recipe is a great yet simple way to make this wonderful dish. It is a robust and delicious comfort dish that anyone can make, and it includes the nutritional breakdown.
This is a step by step guide for trading or selling your RV, NADA pricing, dealer markups, what your motorhome is actually worth, and how to determine the true value of other motorhomes.
A great and simple recipe for cooking Catfish in the Oven or on the Grill. This is a recipe that lends itself to personal creativity with your favorite herbs and spices.
Diets are just tools for people to lose weight. People that are serious about losing weight and maintaining their weight need to get in touch with themselves, and what their body is telling them.
A great collection of Recipes and ideas for using Yellow Squash. These recipes are simple, easy and designed to help you use all of those extra in-season Squash, at your leisure.
Hot green pepper jelly! This is great old recipe for this famous and fantastic tasting jelly that everyone loves. It is a simple recipe and easy to make.
Every Chef or Cook needs to keep certain basic ingredients in their Pantry. This list includes some of the short term storable items that should be in every pantry. This is part 2 of 3 lists.
This is a great recipe for making a paste from Jalapeno pepper remnants. It is off the scale Hot and easy to make. When needed, just break off a frozen piece and drop it into your favorite dish. HOT!
A great recipe for Fried Oysters, Cajun Style. I picked up this recipe when I was traveling through Louisiana in my RV. It is simple and the results are fantastic.
Every Chef or Cook needs to keep certain basic ingredients in their Pantry. This list includes some of the short term storable items that should be in every pantry. This is part 1 of 3 lists.
A Great Summer Recipe for a Fruit Drink with Rum that is cheap and easy to make. The recipe is so flexible that you can easily modify the ingredients to make it your own fresh and tasty version. It describes how to select the ingredients and how to make the drink itself.
The top three three varieties of Onions used by cooks are the; Red Onion, Yellow Onion and the White Onion. All are nutritios additions to a meal that provide great flavor to almost any dish.
With the growing number of overweight people in America, the use of artificial sweeteners is increasing also. Read this to see a comparison of the major different artificial sweeteners used in America today.
A fantastic recipe for freezing tomatoes. Use this recipe to save any excess tomatoes you may have. Use the frozen ones later to make fantastic sauces that are full of flavor.
A satirical story about a wedding at the local Moose Club and the social acceptance of Camouflage attire. Read this great little story and enjoy the interesting ending.
The beginner iPad owner should review this list of popular and efficient APPS that are available,many for free. Once you understand what the APPS do, you can make intelligent decisions in your selection process and save money.
A description of the iPad and how it can be a useful tool for people to access information and create data. Read this for a good perspective of what Seniors can expect and get from moving up to an iPad.
This is a great recipe for making your own Jalapeno Poppers for a party. It i an easy recipe to make, and can be made ahead of time, and warmed at the party for that hot fresh taste.
This is a great recipe for Pork Chops and a wonderful Chutney. It is easy to make and the flavor is amazing. Save the recipe and try it soon and it could become one of your favorite Pork Chop recipes!
A humorous story proposing the use of Seniors and their favorite eating places as a criteria for finding cheap food. It uses the number of seniors present at certain times at a restaurant as a rating factor.
Campsites are small and the campground itself is crowded. Here are are the top COMMON COURTESIES every camper should abide by to avoid conflicts with their fellow campers.
RV and Camper owners refer to themselves as being a certain category of Camper. These categories are based on how much of the year that they camp and travel in their Motorhome as well as how long they have been Campers.
Many people just don't understand how TV's and wireless services work, nor what they really need to upgrade. Read this to get a better understanding of the useful aids to improving your entertainment systems in your RV.
Read how I self manage my Type-2 Diabetes, in my daily life. Read this article to understand some of the things that you can do to minimize the extreme effects of Diabetes on your body and your life.
A good review of some of the more common problems today with email, and some suggested methods to use in order to manage these problems when they occur.
A Story about having a technical problem with my RV, and how you have to be aware that everyone that calls themselves an expert is not necessarily as smart as they think. the example used shows that an RVer really needs to have a basic level of knowledge about their equipment and the potential...
A true story by a veteran RV camper on his observations of a person who is obviously new to camping. Read this to recognize some of the things that you should do when pulling out versus what some people do that is overkill.
A review of what Preventive Maintenance I perform on my RV to keep it operating safely and efficiently. It is a good list of things to do for a new Motorhome owner.
A short trip from MESA to SEDONA ARIZONA shown in pictures shows off the natural beauty of the two areas called the Low Desert and the High Desert. All photos are taken from the road.
A collection of photographic images taken along Interstate I10 between El Paso Texas and Mesa Arizona and how we traveled with a dead Fridge. These are great shots of the typical sights that you will see along that section of road.
This article describes an adventure of ours as we traveled across country in our RV Motorhome and were camping south of San Antonio Texas. This delightful little Wine Shop and Cafe along a side road in the middle of nowhere in South Texas is a fond memory of ours.
Medina Lake in Texas just south of San Antonio, is a very picturesque area to camp in your RV. We stayed there for several weeks and here is a short picture album of the campground that we used.
A photographic walk through part of Longs south Carolina on a beautiful day. By just taking a camera with you when you go for a walk, you can capture some beautiful pictures of nature.
A photographic Nature walk in Longs, South Carolina on a sunny summer day. A collection of random shots on a typical days walk.
If you drive an RV or pull a camper, there are certain critical things about handling one properly and safely. Read this to learn those little secrets about driving a motorhome with confidence.
To get the most out of your batteries and avoid problems, you really need to understand the basics of RV batteries and their care and maintenance.
In today's world of Camping and Rving, Wireless service and cheap wireless HotSpots are becoming more and more available in campgrounds. People are connecting to each other via email and social networks. Read this to get a good overview of wireless options for people to use inside their Campers and...
Tires as well as their condition and care are very important on any vehicle, but it an imperative with Motorhomes and other RV's. Read this and you will find a lot of important information about your tires and how to take care of them.
The proper adjustment of your mirrors is one of the most important things for driving an RV safely. Here's how to adjust your mirrors for the best coverage.
Have you ever asked yourself, "How do I park my motorhome in a campsite?" If you own an RV, you know how hard it can be to get your rig into a campsite. Read this and you will have a new perspective on how to park your RV.
This article discusses three ways to tow a motor vehicle behind an RV and three kinds of electrical connectors that can be used to connect them.
Here are some useful tips to help minimize your power usage in your RV throughout the day, especially on a hot day with kids around.
A commentary by a Baby Boomer on why he has Long Hair rather than a trained Coif. It includes the advantages having Long Hair provided to an older person in a youth-filled industry.
How Bar Codes speed up Retail Checkout and improve Cost and Inventory Management. It includes a commentary on the treatment a customer can often expect to get when you are in a checkout line at almost any supermarket or other retail establishment..
The history of campers and their generators, plus tips on how your generator operates and how to service it properly.
A retort by a writer about his frustration at writing poetry in rhyme. Constant attempts that fail miserably force him to write this sarcastic explanation of his failure at this art form.
This is a commentary on the frustrations of calling telephone help lines for customer service and having to communicate with people in other countries who may speak English, but do not understand American slang or accents.
The Old City Cemetery in Lynchburg Virginia is a beautiful hidden jewel tucked away in the older part of town. I have included a a short picture tour of the cemetery and some of the older tombstones and family names in this article.
There is a wonderfully kept Confederate Cemetery in Lynchburg Virginia. Read this and you will get a sense of the Cemetery's hidden beauty, and of the men that are interred there. Included are photos and videos of the Cemetery itself and some of its monuments
This article details how to set up a campsite properly when it comes to equipment such as tables, rugs, lanterns, chairs, grills, lights, and more.
If you have a major Outlet Mall nearby, you can save a lot of money if you use their lower pricing efficiently. Read this and save evenmore on your Outlet Mall purchases.
This site provides links to many sites for Campgrounds, camping clubs, state campgrounds, federal campgrounds, camping resorts, RV Sales Sites and more. This data is popular with many RV owners and campers and is a handy reference for anyone who camps and travels across the US.
Tires degrade from the moment they are manufactured. Read this true story about tire date codes and how a tire dealer tried to take advantage of me when I went to get some new tires for my car.
Facebook is a social media event, but the constant notifications by facebook of all of your friends game status is a nuisance, and needs to be given a switch that can turn these notices off.
This is a true incident that could happen to you when you take your car in to a Dealers Service Center. Beware of their process of pulling parts off of your car and pressuring you into having extra work performed that you did not plan on doing. It is the new way to make extra money in service shops.
Often, the heat of the summer can be overwhelming. Following these handy tips will give added comfort to everyone by helping reduce excess interior heat.
RVs are big animals and require special attention when they get dirty. Read this and you will get some great ideas on how to keep your RV clean, cheaply and efficiently. It includes tips and planning methods that should help everyone.
Dumping, cleaning, and maintaining your holding tanks is easy if you follow the right procedures. This guide will help you avoid those nasty accidents and get rid of your sewage efficiently.
One morning in a thousand Trails campground in Orlando Florida, i was surprised by the sudden appearance of an Armadillo at my feet. This is my story, along with a few pictures of the culprit.
How to troubleshoot common electrical problems that may cause breakers to trip and fuses to blow. This article includes information on fuses and resistors, power drawn by common appliances, and electrical terms and abbreviations.
Driving an RV Motor Home is a complicate task at times and we often forget to check certain things. Read this and you will have a checklist of some of the critical items you need to do whenever you pull your RV out.
A short freeform poem describing a walk along the Peace River in Florida, and the writers impressions. The Peace River is a beautiful stream that flows through the center of Southern Florida, to the coast, and provides picturesque settings on almost every turn.
Wauchula Florida is a small town in south central Florida. I stayed at a Thousand trails campground several times over the past few years, and enjoyed the solitude and variety of nature. The campground is on the Peace River, and you will see a picture album of some of the beauty along the walking...
When you run into weather colder than you expected, there is a lot you can do to plug leaks, insulate your space, and use your heaters wisely.
This article provides basic information on the different types of Campers and Motorhomes available and the good and bad points of each. It is a great overview for the beginner camper. You will get a great overview of Camping, Campers, RV's and some of the equipments that you will need to consider.
This short photo album of the flowers that we have in our backyard at out house in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina includes some of my favorite shots. The Wildflowers and other great blooming plants you see were planted for our own enjoyment.
You can do a number of things yourself to upgrade your TV service. This document provides you with tips that you can use, as well as some important descriptions of technical problems and solutions.
A sarcastic perspective on Runny Nose and a Cold, written by a a Kidney Transplant recipient. Learn about Suppressed Immune Systems and living a careful lifestyle.
Receiving a kidney transplant is a scary prospect for anyone. The process itself involves numerous people, and you need to be a smart recipient by monitoring and taking control of what is (and isn't) being done properly to assure your new kidney's survival.
A true story about one night when a City Boy went Coon Hunting in the Hills of Virginia. It was a unique hunting experience that anyone would remember, both fondly and with some trepidation at the suggestion of repeating the experience..
Funny observations of a native beach person as they take their daily walk on the beach.I spears the typical people that are seen the most on the Beach, and it does include some great nature photographs.
Forest Virginia is in the Foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains and in the Autumn the Colors are beautiful and abundant everywhere you look. This short picture album includes some of my favorite shots taken one day as we took a drive into the country for a picnic.
If you love pickles, and want to save a few bucks, then this is a nice spicy recipe that everyone can make and enjoy. It is simple, and you can tune its ingredients to your personal tastes.