Skip to main content

Posts

Turn your Instant Pot into an Air Fryer

Attention Instant Pot friends! The CrispLid is now on Amazon! This turns your IP into an AIR FRYER, WITHOUT the extra appliance! You know we RVers love that.
I just snagged one & can't wait to get it! I've been watching reviews and it's perfect for us. (For both 6 & 8qt models!)
Get the Mealthy CrispLid here: https://amzn.to/2XME42i
AND the sale is still ON for Instant Pot too! 49.99!
Get the Instant Pot DUO60 6 Qt 7-in-1 here: https://amzn.to/2XUeeo0
AND it's Prime Day, so lots of other deals too. But don't get me started on Prime day not being on 7/11. Prime numbers, people! :p But if you want to turn your Instant Pot into an Air Fryer, check it out now!! These are affiliate links and we share because we love them and hope you will too.

No office, no problem

Even though we live and work in a small space, we can still have a professional looking office in an RV! We often do video chats and we want to put our best foot (face) forward. These backdrops simply hang from the ceiling in Allen's office, aka our living room, aka our kitchen, aka the path to the kids' rooms, aka the *everything* in a fifth wheel. Now we can work, and focus on helping others, without all the distractions.
They also hang from the ceiling in my office, aka our bedroom. We used tri-fold cardboard for displays. Then we covered them with peel and stick wallpaper for the plain wall and a giant wall poster for the window view. We can also cover them with a sheet for a green screen.
No background distractions, besides our goofy faces.
We can't always have an office this gorgeous - but we're very grateful when we do!!
Even if it's moving day, and we're parked at a rest area, we can still work from a professional office. Do you have a great office setu…

Lizzy, Matt, Ho Hey video!

Lizzy finally recorded a whole song for us! All it took was a little prodding (and a lot of cash!) :) And Matt played the ukulele. Lizzy plays the keyboard too, but we were lucky to get anything on video, since she really hates the spotlight. :)
They're both pretty incredible and self-taught. Josh is also amazing on guitar! Not bad for three nomadic kids who've grown up on the road. I guess music lessons aren't always a necessity after all. These unschooled kids are determined to learn things they care about, and they do it impressively! There's a great chapter about unschooling in Unlocating too!

This is Ho Hey by The Lumineers. Lizzy and Matt Lundy recorded at a campground lodge in Las Vegas. :)  You can watch on the blog or also on YouTube.

9th Nomadiversary!

We celebrated our NINTH Nomadiversary by launching a brand spanking new WEBSITE and BOOK! Unlocating.com is live and you can find more info about our book, available June 1! We'll still be blogging right here too of course.
We also won a huge dinner at a baseball game, so none of us were hungry enough for cake! I know, crazy!! So we improvised. :)
Here's a peek at the book! That was a pic from somewhere in Wyoming where we stopped for lunch - and saw wild horses! The dirt road to who knows where is what really drew me in.
Here's a peek at the website. Check it out at unlocating.com!
This Nomadiversary we celebrated in Dallas, Texas. Check out our 8th in HI7th in SC6th in AZ5th in AR,4th in AR3rd in PA,2nd in FL, and 1st in VA!

3 easy, fast, healthy recipes

These three recipes are not only fast, easy, and healthy, they are staples in our home because they're so yummy! They help with health freedom, time freedom, stress freedom, and even location freedom, because they're simple to make in our RV kitchen.
*Tip: Keep extra cooked ground turkey or shredded chicken in the fridge or freezer for quick meals at night.
**Tip: Click here for a printable version.

Meat Crust Pizza
There are many fancier ways to make pizza crust healthier, like cauliflower crust, spaghetti squash crust, or zucchini crust, but we prefer meat crust. And it's faster and easier!
5 oz cooked 85-94% lean ground beef or turkey (1 lean)
1 cup reduced fat shredded mozzarella cheese, divided (1 lean)
1 Tbsp reduced fat parmesan cheese (½ condiment)
⅛ tsp salt (½ condiment)
⅛ tsp garlic powder (¼ condiment)
⅛ tsp onion powder (¼ condiment)
¼ tsp Italian seasoning (½ condiment)
½ cup tomato sauce like Rao's Marinara (2 greens)
½ cup red and green bell peppers, optional (1…

Desert National Wildlife Refuge

We moved to a new spot for the week and are loving our snowy mountain views in Desert National Wildlife Refuge!! It's hard to believe this is just outside of Las Vegas. Peaceful, quiet, beautiful, and dark night skies!
The view from my office window. I think I'll do a lot of writing!
The view from Allen's office! 
I'm sure sunsets will be awesome too!