LTRVD0293 Southeast Guide Dogs

John and Kathy visit Southeastern Guide dogs,discuss the new dinghy towing guide from Motorhome Magazine, talk about their new puppies, and introduce a new feature called “Favorite Places”

LTRVD0292 Enjoying RV Shows

After the mail, we discuss why the price of campsites is going up. John discusses an alternative to streaming movies -Netflix General Delivery. Kathy reads a list of over 30 upcoming RV shows in January.

In the feature segment, we discuss ways of enjoying RV shows. We get into the homework before the show, all the stuff you need to being to the show, and what to do after the show.

LTRVD0291 Winterizing Your RV

Kathy talks about her Christmas workamping job as a Santa’s helper in a new mall in Sarasota. Then we discuss an excellent water softener for RV’s from the folks at Stain-Less Water Filters. Check it out at http://www.stainlesswaterfilters.com/ . Then we discussed a new website for folks to pass on information on workamping jobs. It is a very interesting and useful site at http://www.workampingreviews.com .

Then John gets into the main section all about winterizing your RV. There are several ways to winterize the water systems . We also talk about winter storage and what precautions to take before putting your rig to sleep for the winter.

LTRVD0290 Workamping

LTRVD0290 We open with a location change to Pleasant Lake RV Resort in Bradenton, FL. We will be here for the rest of the year. After the mail with some interesting questions about RV insurance, we jump right into a long segment on workamping. Check out our web page on it at: http://www.livingthervdream.com/workamping.html

We discuss workamping for site and/or money as well as a discussion on volunteering.

Then John describes the various campground jobs and their requirements. A few workamping tips about resumes and other tips finishes the hour.