Category Archives: RV Travel

Life competing from a 5th wheel toy hauler and going to beautiful places with our camper.

Smokin J’s Barbeque Was Hot in Hazelhurst

Three Rivers Festival It was bittersweet at the Three Rivers Festival in Haselhurst, Georiga this past weekend, as it was the 9th and final festival to be hosted by Jim Sewell, in the small southern town. Organizer Jim Sewell held back … Continue reading

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Smokin J’s Barbeque at Eggtoberfest 2016

Another Eggtoberfest is in the books for Smokin J’s Barbeque.  This was our 9th Eggtoberfest in the last 10 years.  We missed one year due to a Georgia Barbecue Association event taking priority. This year Smokin J’s Barbeque used the … Continue reading

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Moonshine Creek Campground

After our wonderful experience at a family operated KOA Travelers Rest campground, see my summary at http://joannsfoodbites.com/camping-koa-travelers-rest/; Doug and I were looking for another family operated a campground in the Blue Ridge Mountains for a quick getaway Fourth of July … Continue reading

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Top 10 Tailgating Essentials

NFL Preseason Football kicks off today, so I thought we would examine the essentials of a good tailgate party. I love BASEBALL, NASCAR AND NFL FOOTBALL AND I love tailgating!  It is even better when you can take all the … Continue reading

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Camping at KOA in Travelers Rest, South Carolina

Taking the camper to the mountains Last fall, when my husband discussed relocating to South Carolina, I was apprehensive but excited.  I knew the process of packing our belongings, moving and getting into a new house was going to be … Continue reading

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Using a Camper Microwave-Convection Oven

What is a microwave-convection oven Installed frequently in recreational vehicles, it is a combination of a regular convection oven with a microwave.  Users are able to use the quick interior cooking of microwaves combined with the surface browning of hot … Continue reading

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Cooking at Three Rivers Festival at Towns Bluff

Enjoyed a beautiful weekend at Towns Bluff Park and Heritage Center in Hazlehurst, Georgia.  Mother nature was wonderful to 28 GBA professional cook teams as they battled it out for the best in pork loin, pulled pork and pork ribs.  … Continue reading

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Relocating….and living in a camper?

My husband and I will be relocating to South Carolina, just outside of Greenville.  Meanwhile, we are living out of our barbecue competition trailer.  My kitchen is tiny. It has been difficult to plan meals, like I am accustom to, … Continue reading

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