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Patti’s Saga of an RV Rookie: Montana’s Soup Nazi: If you hate spicy curry, stop reading and look for a recipe that features pablum.

November 3, 2011 by · 5 Comments 

Did you see the Seinfeld episode about the Soup Nazi? It was about some maniac nut who made the best soup in Manhattan. They mentioned Mulligatawny stew (soup) in that episode, but I didn’t know what it was until last week (some of us are late bloomers). Nor did I know it is so terrific! […]

Patti’s Saga of an RV Rookie: Benefits and Liabilities of RV Consignment and God Is in Charge of Timing

October 9, 2011 by · 5 Comments 

There’s a reason I named my blog, “Saga of an RV Rookie… ” rookie being the operative term; as in, every single thing we do related to RVing is for the first time, including figuring out the right time to go full-time. At this point, I’m inclined to say something about RV virgins, but I […]

Patti’s Saga of an RV Rookie: Why Our 2006 Winnebago View Does It For Me: Can you say “22 MPG, boys and girls?”

September 21, 2011 by · 2 Comments 

Everybody has their favorite RV. But my favorite is Winnebago’s View for four specific ones: incredibly high gas mileage; superior engineering –mechanical ; non-ugly interior furnishings; and great re-sale value ( because used Winnebago Views are hard to come by and everyone loves them), unlike most other used RVs. First of all, perhaps you don’t […]

Patti’s Saga of an RV Rookie: Do You Have Pearls for Reina Cornejo’s New RV Career?

May 20, 2011 by · 4 Comments 

 “Hi I’m new to the RV Industry, and am a Sales Rep at Giant RV in Montclair, CA. I believe in being honest, and fitting the needs of my Customers. Any feedback for a newbie?” Reina sent this to me in response to an earlier blog about good, and not so good, RV sales reps. […]

Patti’s Saga of an RV Rookie: Patti’s Spanish Paella…been there, ate that.

May 17, 2011 by · 11 Comments 

Spain. My heart races writing the word.  I come from hard core Midwestern RVing stock who said on at least 436 occasions, “Why do people go to Europe when the United States is the most beautiful country in the world? “ But when I saw pictures of Spain in my fourth grade schoolbook,  I knew I […]