Travel Trailer Update

Small Bumper Pull Trailer So, after all of the research I have done to come up with the best possible travel trailer with the cheapest outlay of cash, I am a little stumped.  We have a tow vehicle that can tow 5000 pounds max with 500 tongue weight.  The tongue weight is a problem.   Man is it a problem. Part of my objective is to put a travel trailer together that could be lived in for a month at…

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A Truck on the Horizon

Truck Purchase: Ford, Dodge or Chevy? I can’t seem to find a vehicle other than a truck that will be able to pull a travel trailer without constantly worrying about the weight of the rig.  Therefore, I am moving on and closing the possibility of even light weight or smaller trucks.  I just have to find a good 1/2 ton pickup truck and that is all there is to it. I am now moving forward with either Dodge, Ford or…

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Living in an RV

An RV Versus a Brick and Mortar Home Trying to live as cheaply as possible is a challenge.  A challenge that I’m willing to take on.  However, I have a family and it may not be done growing.  When I look into all of the possibilities of turning bills into a memory, the full time RV lifestyle catches my interest. I had no idea anyone would live in a travel trailer.  How is that even possible?  Then I started looking…

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Best Reasonably Priced Tow Vehicle

Nissan Tow Vehicle-  The Armada Am I going to get a travel trailer?  Probably.  Are we going to want to live in it and be happy?  I don’t know.  It doesn’t really matter unless we move towards finding out.  And that means we need a vehicle that can pull a travel trailer.  Right now, we have a Nissan Pathfinder with a CVT and V6 and it isn’t a bad tow vehicle.  According to Nissan, this vehicle can pull up to…

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