Kevin Wallenbeck

“Not much can beat the smell of 50 campfires, laughter from all directions, and interesting decorative awning lights … the campground.”

Family man, entrepreneur, passionate about all things RVing.  Combining family, business, and RVing couldn’t possibly be a better situation for Kevin being able to live life to its fullest.

Kevin started camping with his parents and caught the ‘rving bug’ early at the age of 10.  Married in 1993 to his wife Sonja, they began thier RVing experiences with their growing family of three daughters.

You can catch Kevin at the Hershey RV Show, Louisville RVIA Industry show, on RVillage.com or at a local campground in Pure Michigan.  Read more about his family adventures online at their family blog,  LifeAsWeLiveIt.com.

Posts by Kevin Wallenbeck


The RVing Life Show - Fulltime Families

Video: Expert RV Shopping Tips from a RVing Wife and Mother

Welcome to the eighth episode of “The RVing Life Show”, where I interview Kimberly Travaglino of Fulltime Families, the author of “How to Hit the Road”, a comprehensive step-by-step guide for making your family’s full time RV dreams a reality. If you are thinking of traveling a long distance in your RV, you came to the right place.

The RVing Life Show - Faith Takes Flight

Video: Finding the Best RV for Large Families

Tips on identifying which RV will be the best for your family in the longrun.
Tips to go about searching and locating the RV fit for your family.
Extra advice for parents shopping for an RV for the whole family.
.Fun Family RVing Stories

The RVing Life Show - Paul Kortman of Home Along The Way

Video: Tips on Choosing the Best RV for your Family

Learn Paul Kortman’s insights on finding the best RV for a family. He reveals Awesome insights into buying an RV for traveling with a young family.. How time and organization are critical to successfully buying the right RV. Great overall insight from a well traveled RVer.

The RVing Life Show - Experienced RVing Couple

Video: How to Find the Right RV For You and Your Spouse

What were the questions, topics? Who brought it up first?
What are some questions couples need to ask themselves when deciding which RVs to consider?
How did your questions and focus change over the course of buying many different RVs?
Any advice for other couples to find the silver lining between couples and this decision?

The RVing Life Show - RV Across America

Video: How to Find the Right RV for Me – Part 1

Welcome to the third episode of “The RVing Life Show”, where I interview Alan Sills of RVAcrossAmerica.net. Alan is a full-time traveler, living in a fifth wheel since 2011. A science educator at heart, now a traveler, ski instructor, and rv consultant. He writes about the RV life, RV issues, and living an entrepreneurial lifestyle on RV Across America.

The RVing Life - Nomad Motor Lodge

Video: Should I buy a used RV and restore it myself?

Welcome to the second episode of “The RVing Life Show”, where I interview Michael Vallen of NomadMotorLodge.com and learn his perspective on buying and fixing RVs. He has years of experience being the ‘do it yourselfer’ when it comes to buying used rvs and restoring them.

The RVing Life - Campground Views.com

Video: Trial and Error Gets Expensive When Buying an RV

Why trial and error will cost you thousands and a ton of a headache.
Buying a house and choosing an RV are VERY different.
What to expect buying a ‘house on wheels.
Can I repair it myself or does a service center need to do it?
Is renting first, before you buy, worth the time and effort?
Campgroundviews.com provides photos and video tours to see before you reserve.

The Risks of Buying an RV(2)

The Reality of Buying Your RV Long Distance

Here are some critical questions and answers you should know ahead of time… As you narrow choices and begin shopping for a ‘good deal’ it can be easy to spot a lower price on an RV for sale that is hundreds of miles away from you.