Are you contemplating RV Life, either full-time or part-time?
Before you make the jump, consider these ten insightful questions to ask yourself if RVing living is your dream life. Let’s go!
The Instagram moments sure make RV life look appealing to many people that are contemplating, “Is RV Life for me?”. From the thrill of the open road to eating smores by a campfire, we can quickly agree that RV life has some amazing qualities.
Over the last few years, full-time RV life has entered the mainstream for a lot of people of all ages. Remote working, homeschooling, and downsizing are the new trends. RVing seems like a natural progression as it is conducive to all of these factors.
Unfortunately, many people jump on the RV wagon only to find themselves disappointed and frustrated with their experience. Some experience burn-out, disillusionment, and regret for making their decision.
Crunching The Numbers
While it may be easy to crunch the numbers to evaluate if RVing is possible, there are more important questions to ask yourself first. Use these ten insightful questions to ask if RV living is your dream life. After taking time to ponder these questions, you will have a better idea if RVing is right for you.
Being honest and open with yourself and your RV crew members when going through the questions will give you a strong foundation in knowing why you want to RV. This solid base will help when the fun and excitement of RVing gets a little bumpy as it does sometimes. Knowing your WHY will help you stay grounded and focused and on the road, living your dream lifestyle.
Your answers will help you determine the RV life, or not, that is right for you! The more you dive in before you make the decision, the better your RV experience will be. You might find that RV life is a perfect fit!
These are 10 insightful questions to ask yourself if RV living is your dream life! We asked ourselves and you should too!
- Why are we considering RV Life?
- How long do we expect to live in our RV?
- What are our RV expectations?
- Will we travel or live stationary?
- How often do we want to travel?
- How long do we want to stay in certain locations?
- What part of the country do we want to live or visit?
- Who is RVing with us?
- What type of rig fits my lifestyle?
- Am I ready to give up many of my worldly possessions?
Finding Your Why
When you finish this exercise, you will have a clear picture of what RV life looks like for you and your family. Everyone has a different why. Some believe that RVing is more cost-effective than traditional housing. Others believe that RV life is romantic and carefree.
Travel Safe and Adventure Often,
Maureen & Robb, aka The Stromads
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