Travel Isolation

Travel Isolation

Travel Isolation  When we tell people we travel full-time, one of the first things they seem to assume is that we have friends all over the country. And we do – now. But life on the road wasn’t always that way. A lot of times, people are surprised to learn that...
Summer in the Midwest

Summer in the Midwest

Summer in the Midwest On Instagram, you’ll see most RVers spending their summers traveling to breathtaking, mountainous landscapes. It’s easy to get swept up in the idea that we should be traveling to this place or that place. But the Wild Hixsons like to travel for...
RV Maintenance Tips

RV Maintenance Tips

RV Maintenance Tips When we first moved into our RV, we did our best to figure out how to care for it and keep it in good shape. But the truth is we originally had no idea what we were doing! After nearly 3 years on the road, we’ve finally started to figure out this...
My Tiny Travel Companion

My Tiny Travel Companion

My Tiny Travel Companion Nearly three years ago, Tyler and I made the decision to move into our RV and travel full-time. Everything in our life pointed to this being the best decision for us – everything except our guinea pig, Mose. I had heard over and over...
Boondocking Baby Steps

Boondocking Baby Steps

Boondocking Baby Steps Last spring, we wrote a blog post called Boondocking for Non-boondockers after our time boondocking in Texas. This year, we’re back, and we’re taking boondocking baby steps. We’re getting a little more off-grid, staying a little longer, and...
Meeting Strangers as a Full Time Traveler 

Meeting Strangers as a Full Time Traveler 

Meeting Strangers as a Full Time Traveler  We’ve never really had a normal experience when it comes to making friends. Anyone else feel the same way? Here’s the thing: When Andrea and I got out of college, we started working for a small marketing company that...