Category Archives: Essentials

The must haves for my style of truck camping.

Insurance for Truck Camping

Why Have Insurance? It is against the law to drive without insurance. It is expensive to be involved in an accident. Saving the money instead of paying the insurance premiums wouldn’t accumulate enough money to pay for a day in the hospital.  Some inattentive … Continue reading

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Truck Camper Hints for Easy Living

A truck camper kitchen  Fry pans and accessories: A cast iron pan, a light weight fry pan (which doubles as a cover for the cast iron pan), a spatula, a flame spreader. After 1 year this is the fry pan section of … Continue reading

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Inside of the Living Space of Truck Camper

She is almost ready! Summer clothes are my pillow, winter clothes behind the passenger seat, kitchen under the bed, lots of books, a propane tank, a flashlight and a sweet little rug. The water storage is in the cab, behind … Continue reading

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The Basket is Installed

On top of the cab is a handy basket. It will contain gasoline and an ammo box filled with gold and gem hunting tools. The trip will start in 2 months. I am beyond excited.

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Too Many Books for Truck Camping?

Reading is my entertainment of choice. Choosing which books to take is a delicious/heart rending series of decisions. In the backpack years it was once the complete Henry James. Once a Scrabble dictionary. In cars and trucks it has been 4 … Continue reading

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