From 1994 to 2003 Tim Ruddy anchored the Dolphins offensive line, many of those years as center for legendary quarterback Dan Marino. How Tim and his family embraced motorhoming after his retirement from a successful career in professional football is the subject of this three-part story.
FMCA Convention Featured In RV Video Podcast
American RVer â€” a new television show produced in high-definition video and stereo audio and converted into a video podcast that is then uploaded to the AmericanRVer.com Web site â€” will feature FMCA’s 77th International Convention (held in Perry, Georgia, in March) as part of its May 2007 and June 2007 shows.
AmericanRVer.com offers a series of videocasts related to the RV industry. Its owners and producers are Jim and Peggy Grich, F342867, broadcast veterans and full-time RVers.
Power Scrubber from Black & DeckerThe 18-volt Power Scrubber from Black & Decker makes it possible for motorhomers to clean the exterior of their coach without the need for a ladder.
The battery-operated scrubber’s fully submersible and pivoting head allows users to clean almost anything and can be locked into place to reach hard-to-access places. The scrubber extends from 3 feet long to 14 feet long and comes with two 8-inch brushes (one hard, one soft) and a storage bag.
The 18-volt Power Scrubber has a manufacturer’s suggested retail price of $99.99.
For more information, contact:
Black & Decker
Attaching batten strips to the inside of a kitchen drawer to hold a cutting board.To create some additional counter space in our kitchen, I added batten strips to the inside of a kitchen drawer to hold a cutting board. The first step was to measure the thickness of the cutting board.
Family Motor Coach Association members who converged at the Georgia National Fairgrounds & Agricenter in Perry for the “Georgia Jubilee” convention, March 19 through 22, 2007, had plenty of reasons to rejoice during their stay. But perhaps the biggest cause for jubilation among attendees was that they were able to enjoy all of the convention activities and not get wet.
The Inspire 360 is a really, really fine coach â€” in the way it looks, the way it drives, and the elegant habitat it provides at the end of the day. With a base suggested retail price beginning at $307,090, the Inspire 360 also represents value in the high-line motorhome market.
Some 400 horse farms fan out from Lexington, that horse-crazy Kentucky town. On these farms, thoroughbreds kick up their hooves alongside quarter horses, Tennessee walking horses, Arabians, Morgans, Appaloosas, and American Saddlebreds.
Many of racing’s most famous thoroughbreds â€“ Seattle Slew, Nureyev, Spendthrift, Black Gold, and the legendary Man Oâ€™ War, to name just a few â€” were bred here.
When you retrieved this monthâ€™s copy of Family Motor Coaching magazine from the mailbox, you most likely did a double take. While the magazine cover bears the familiar name, the style is completely different, and whereas a motorhome normally takes center stage, this month the focus is on people who enjoy the lifestyle that their home on wheels affords.
Is your pet a campground annoyance? Owners and nonowners chime in.
This month’s column includes information about tracking down your federal tax refund; how to start you own blog; and comments from our full-timer’s forum concerning folks who travel with their pets.
Get back your tax. The average tax refund check returned to the IRS as â€œundeliverableâ€ last year was $963.