If you remember a few days ago, we put a hold on a 2017 Jayco Eagle HT Fifth Wheel 28.5RSTS. We thought we had found our dream home and then we started thinking about our original budget of ~$40,000. This camper alone was over that amount and we hadn’t even added in a truck to
Now that we decided we are going to go RVing, it’s time to start planning. We are now in the process of purchasing an RV and a truck to pull it – unfortunately, our Subaru Forester can’t even pull a pop-up camper. While driving to work, I heard a commercial on the radio for an
Now that we have decided that RVing is the adventure we want to take – there are a few major thing we need to complete. We have thought long and hard about this and we don’t want to have any debt when we go RVing. We have budgeted ~$2,500/month for living expenses while on the
My husband, Derek, is spontaneous – it’s one of the main things I love about him. I am pretty reserved when it comes to ideas and he on the other hand is always coming up with interesting ideas. Once he decided that we should sail around the world (neither of us have ever been on
About the Arends Family Derek (32 years old) was born and raised in Hampton, IA. After graduating with from the University of Norther Iowa (UNI), he moved to Hopkins, MN and started his first job. He lived in Minnesota for awhile before making his way back to Iowa, after landing a job in Des Moines.