The Ticknor Tribe on 60 Minutes Australia…

Our fulltime, RVing, traveling family! ourtravelingtribe.com

Back in March of this year, The Ticknor Tribe pulled out of Shreveport, LA, and took a short break from our flood cleanup volunteering there, to spend a few days, in Dallas, with a film crew from Australia.  The producer was incredible to work with, and the crew was great!  We all enjoyed our time (and because they […]

How we support our travel lifestyle with family businesses…

Selling Lilla Rose hair accessories at a renaissance festival. ourtravelingtribe.com

The query that we field the most has to do with how we support our traveling lifestyle.  RVs are not cheap – to purchase, to maintain, to drive (7 mpg thankyouverymuch) – we have a fam of 10 to buy groceries and clothing for, and then include all the other incidentals that come with raising a […]

The Tribe’s Top Tips for visiting an RV show!

Use an rv show experience to see what it is like to spend some time in an rv! ourtravelingtribe.com

Whether you are a fulltime RVer, a weekend warrior, or just want to find out what all the hype is about ‘rving’, visiting an rv show can be a great way to spend a day (or three!). You can check out some of the fabulous new floorplans out there, find out what new amenities are […]

Oxygenics shower head mod… installing the Fury RV

The Oxygenics Fury RV shower head replaced our stock shower head for a much better shower! ourtravelingtribe.com

This has to be our easiest and fastest mod ever, but it is also one of my favorites!!!  We had a regular Oxygenics shower head in our last rv, and while we had installed it, it had been years ago, and we had since forgotten how awful stock rv shower heads tend to be!  In […]

RV remodel – toy hauler garage to boys’ room…

Our toy hauler remodel - from garage to boys' room! ourtravelingtribe.com

I thought it was about time that we shared the remodel of our toy hauler garage space into a man cave for our boys!  Now that we’ve made it to the sunny south (gotta love Texas!), I had a chance to open it up and get some photos of what we have been working on! […]

EOs on the Road – Essential Oil recipe for dry skin cream…

Our very effective recipe for treating eczema and dry skin. ourtravelingtribe.com

*this post contains affiliate links.  I love life on the road.  Some of the challenges of large family living have forced us to rethink how we do things, and in some cases, change how we do things, or what products we purchase. Because of our limited space, essential oils have become a valuable resource for us. […]

Our New Home…

Time to take our new rv home and move in! ourtravelingtribe.com

If you’ve been following our happenings over on facebook, you know that lately we’ve been a little distracted with all that has been going on!  We have been on the lookout for a new family friendly toy hauler for our tribe.  We found the new RV that we wanted to call home, which meant a […]

RV Kitchen Tips – Instant Pot

sauteing bacon and veggies, in the Instant Pot. for rice and beans.

One of the hardest things about fulltime traveling has been the challenges that I face with trying to cook for a (larger than average) family in our small rv kitchen!  There are certain kitchen tools that made my job much easier in the house, that I just don’t have room for in the rv! Our […]

Top 10 family games for nomads!

playing Dutch Blitz in an RV

We love to play games.  Whether we are roughing it on a camping trip, or spending an afternoon hanging out in a ritzy lodge in an rv resort, we love to sit around a big table, or in a circle on the floor, and play games together. I’ve compiled a list of our top travel […]

Family Volunteering Opportunities…

volunteering as a family while traveling

Everyone who knows us, knows that one of our on-the-road passions is for volunteering.  Family volunteering opportunities to be exact. The first year that we traveled, it was a big vacation; and that is just what we wanted it to be – one big, educational, exciting, and fun road trip.  And that was great!  We […]