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 1st Time RV-er....what am I forgetting??? 
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Post 1st Time RV-er....what am I forgetting???
Okay, we just got an RV and Wanee will be her maiden voyage. Growing up, my family was not an RV-ing family. Before we started looking, I knew very little about RV's. I don't think I've ever actually slept in an RV.

(Don't get the wrong impression...I'm not a princess...I grew up canoe camping)

So, what are the RV specific things that I NEED to have (or really should have). I've been doing crazy internet research, and we have a bunch of basics (wheel chocks, extra water hose, leveling blocks, etc). What are the things that a newbie probably hasn't thought of?

Thank ya!

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Tue Apr 09, 2013 2:21 pm Profile
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Post Re: 1st Time RV-er....what am I forgetting???
No matter what it is, someone else will have it or the store will have it. Relax baby cakes! It's almost Wanee time. But just to make you feel better, here:Tablets for the toilet?

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Tue Apr 09, 2013 2:43 pm Profile
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Post Re: 1st Time RV-er....what am I forgetting???
AndieBee wrote:
No matter what it is, someone else will have it or the store will have it. Relax baby cakes! It's almost Wanee time. But just to make you feel better, here:Tablets for the toilet?


Oh poop!

A table to put your drink on when you're sitting under the awning. :D

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Tue Apr 09, 2013 2:49 pm Profile
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Post Re: 1st Time RV-er....what am I forgetting???
Outdoor carpet or mat also helps :!:

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Post Re: 1st Time RV-er....what am I forgetting???
frenchiejess wrote:
Okay, we just got an RV and Wanee will be her maiden voyage. Growing up, my family was not an RV-ing family. Before we started looking, I knew very little about RV's. I don't think I've ever actually slept in an RV.

(Don't get the wrong impression...I'm not a princess...I grew up canoe camping)

So, what are the RV specific things that I NEED to have (or really should have). I've been doing crazy internet research, and we have a bunch of basics (wheel chocks, extra water hose, leveling blocks, etc). What are the things that a newbie probably hasn't thought of?

Thank ya!

Your husband...... :roll:

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Tue Apr 09, 2013 4:36 pm Profile
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Post Re: 1st Time RV-er....what am I forgetting???
NCviper wrote:
Your husband...... :roll:


Oh, he's made HIS presence known!

I think I have everything else listed....

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Tue Apr 09, 2013 4:47 pm Profile
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Post Re: 1st Time RV-er....what am I forgetting???
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frenchiejess wrote:
Okay, we just got an RV and Wanee will be her maiden voyage. Growing up, my family was not an RV-ing family. Before we started looking, I knew very little about RV's. I don't think I've ever actually slept in an RV.

(Don't get the wrong impression...I'm not a princess...I grew up canoe camping)

So, what are the RV specific things that I NEED to have (or really should have). I've been doing crazy internet research, and we have a bunch of basics (wheel chocks, extra water hose, leveling blocks, etc). What are the things that a newbie probably hasn't thought of?

Thank ya!

Your husband...... :roll:

:lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:

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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NBo_POKv21w


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Post Re: 1st Time RV-er....what am I forgetting???
Extension cord, RV toilet paper (regular may damage your poo pump), verify propane (is it full?), "patio" mat is a good thing (like Dart said). drinking water hose (to hook up water), water filter - inline for water going into RV, water pressure regulator (don't want to blow your RV piping out), surge protector (to protect RV). ROPE - to hang thangs (tapestries). Tylenol (never know how much you gonna drink) :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:

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Post Re: 1st Time RV-er....what am I forgetting???
You'll do fine... What better place to christen the RV than Wanee... :)

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Tue Apr 09, 2013 7:57 pm Profile
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Post Re: 1st Time RV-er....what am I forgetting???
frenchiejess wrote:
Okay, we just got an RV and Wanee will be her maiden voyage. What are the things that a newbie probably hasn't thought of?
Thank ya!

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