25 Essential Kitchen Accessories for Full-Time RV Living in an Airstream Basecamp

One of the reasons I purchased the Airstream Basecamp was for the kitchen. I absolutely love cooking, and wanted to make sure I had enough counter space to keep trying out new meals. Since I use half the kitchen cupboards for my clothes, this greatly limits my overall storage capacity.  Therefore, it is critical to have kitchen accessories that are multi-use, light, and/or compact. Also, for the amount of use and abuse from continually being bounced around in the RV, they need to be high quality to last. Below are the 25 kitchen accessories that I carry with me.  This…

How to Attach Travel Stickers to an Airstream Basecamp Door

It’s quite common to see RVers with travel stickers somewhere on their RV.  Many have the stickers on the outside of their rig while others have a variety of ways to display them inside their rigs. When I started full-time RVing, I also wanted to collect and display stickers from the places I traveled to.  But what if I didn’t keep the Basecamp forever?  What if down the road I change to a larger RV or sell it all-together? Does that mean I lose my sticker collection? Location, Location, Location First I had to decide where to put my travel…

10 Best Airstream Basecamp RV Accessories for under $25.

There are a few items I have found over the past two years that make living and traveling in an Airstream Basecamp just that much easier.  From additional lights to extra storage shelfs and a bit of decor, each of the below items makes life on the road much more enjoyable.  Whether you travel full-time or just on the weekends, you may find use from one or more of the items below.  And the best part? They are all under $25! Comment below and let us know what you find most useful! Note: The Amazon links provided below are part…

Why I chose an Airstream Basecamp as my full-time RV home.

My RV search began after I had already spent eight months living on the road.  I initially travelled with everything I owned in my Toyota 4Runner, and would either camp on the mattress in the back or stay at AirBnBs to work.  After several entertaining experiences, such as getting up at 4:30am for work and heading into the AirBnB kitchen just to find my host spritzing his sprouts in his pajamas (yes sprouts, which I then agreed to eat later in the day) or having to go out and dig a cat hole in below freezing weather, I decided it…

Airstream Basecamp Repairs & Warranty Work

July 2018 Purchased my 2018 Airstream Basecamp brand new. January 2019 No heat or hot water -required a complete replacement of the Truma Combi Eco Plus unit. Solar control panel stopped working – completely replaced Solar panels were no longer charging the batteries – found to be a loose connection from when the panel was replaced. Piece of exterior black trim was coming loose – applied additional 3M tape Sharp metal barb on bathroom door – was removed and sanded down Minor front window leak – gaps in the sealant were resealed Minor rear door leak – bulb seal was…