Tag Archives: Finding the Perfect RV

Buying our New Fifth Wheel at Dixie RV

May 30, 2014


Dixie RV Reviews

Tweet Buying a new RV was a big decision for us. A really big decision. Our old RV was already paid for and it had become our home so we were reluctant to part with it. However, our family was … Continue reading

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Our Heartland Gateway 3650BH Video Tour

February 25, 2014


Dixie RV Heartland Gateway 3650BH

Tweet In our search for an RV, we spent a ridiculous amount of hours online looking at various models and reading reviews and forums. After selling our old RV in Texas, we headed to Florida to meet my  doctor before … Continue reading

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Our New RV – The Heartland Gateway 3650 BH

February 8, 2014


Residential Fridge Fifth Wheel Heartland Gateway 3650bh

Tweet After much, literally months of deliberation, and over 8 weeks of living out of bags after selling our old RV, we decided to purchase a brand new fifth wheel. This is the first time we have ever made a … Continue reading

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The Couch Angel

October 8, 2011


Couch Reupolster 3

Tweet Last week, I mentioned a great friend was coming over to help me reupholster the rv sleeper sofa frame. Well she’s not a great friend…                           She’s … Continue reading

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Pinholes of Light

September 29, 2011



Tweet Some photos, a preview if you will, I snapped with my phone this week. Brent has been crazy busy finishing up the video and I’ve been painting, cleaning, and going through stuff at our house. Finally, some pinholes of light are making their … Continue reading

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Is there a forest around these trees?

September 21, 2011


Thing 2 Sanding

Tweet Life may be a tad bit on the busy side right now but I still want to document it. This week we’ve been painting, sanding, painting, sanding. From how much we’ve I’ve been painting you would think that we … Continue reading

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Making a “house” a “home”.

September 5, 2011


5th Wheel Redecorate 3

Tweet Today was our first official work day on the trailer. It’s a family affair.  Almost.  Thing 2 pops in and out offering encouragement.  Sort of. However, Thing 1 is more than happy to get to use tools help as long as … Continue reading

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The Birthday Beast

August 30, 2011


Chevy Diesel 3

Tweet When I was a little girl I used to tell my mom that someday I wanted to drive across the country in an “old junky convertible”. She always asked me “Why does it need to be junky?”   That … Continue reading

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In Search of Our Nomadic Home – We found her!!!!

August 25, 2011


5th Wheel Over the Threshhold

Tweet Our trip suddenly seems very real. Even Panada Express thinks so. We got most of our homeschooling books. We got our black belts.  (One of the reasons we’ve been putting off our trip.) And… …after months of dreaming …and … Continue reading

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In Search of Our Nomadic Home – Part One

March 28, 2011



Tweet My realilty and ideals rarely match up and the search for a nomadic home has not been any different. The Ideal We’ve been dreaming about this trip for a few years.  In my head, I’ve always seen us rolling … Continue reading

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