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Love getting the RV out for weekends and getaways? Dream of being a professional nomad? In Stories from the Road, host Sam Nuerminger chats with everyone from weekend warriors to full-timers about what drew them to the road, the challenges they face, and what keeps them going year after year.

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Love getting the RV out for weekends and getaways? Dream of being a professional nomad? In Stories from the Road, host Sam Nuerminger chats with everyone from weekend warriors to full-timers about what drew them to the road, the challenges they face, and what keeps them going year after year.

    Season 2 Premiere with Keith Bernard CEO of Clear 2O

    Season 2 Premiere with Keith Bernard CEO of Clear 2O

    Kicking off Stories from the Road Season 2, Sam chats with Keith Bernard, CEO of Clear2O. Keith is taking water filtration seriously in his RV adventures. As a water filtration specialist and an avid RVer he wants to see more folks take charge of the quality of their water whether they use Clear2O’s products or another water filter.
    Keith goes into detail about some of the issues with water on the road and what you can do to ensure you’re getting clean water in your rig.
    0:10 - Intro to season 2 4:00 - Keith introduction 5:00 - Keith’s introduction to RVing 6:30 - Keith’s best experiences 8:30 - The Importance of Clean Water in RVs 10:30 - What sets Clear2O’s filters apart 12:00 - The effects of poor water quality 12:30 - Different types of water filters 14:00 - Types of water filters depending on type or RVing 16:00 - Spotting poor quality water 18:30 - Clear 2O new product launch 20:30 - Keith’s future goals for RV water safety

    • 25 min
    Stories from the Road Returns!

    Stories from the Road Returns!

    Stories from the road returns next week for season 2! Interested in coming on the show or sharing a story? Write into sftrpodcast@gmail.com and become a part of the community. 

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    SftR 081: Spreading Kindness on the Road with the Kind Campers

    SftR 081: Spreading Kindness on the Road with the Kind Campers

    In this episode, Sam interviews Madeline and Dillon from the Kind Campers. Their dream has always been one of wanderlust. As they set out on their “adult gap years”, Madeline and Dillon knew that they needed something more than just the intention to travel.
    With their passions in mind, they decided to make their goal on the road to “cultivate kindness” as often and widespread as possible. The Kind Campers have a mission to RV full time and spread kindness while doing it!
    Tune in to hear about finding volunteer opportunities on the road, how kindness can change your life and the lives of others, and also hear some great stories from the road about spreading kindness!
    What we cover in this episode:
    1:00 - Why hit the road? 4:30 - Choosing an RV 7:30 - Becoming the Kind Campers 13:30 - Finding volunteer opportunities on the road 16:00 - How kindness can change your life 19:30 - Kindness in Slab City 26:30 - Favorite travel destinations 31:00 - Advice for volunteering while traveling Connect with Madeline and Dillon and learn more about this episode here.

    • 34 min
    SftR 080: Caravanning and International Travel with TravellingK

    SftR 080: Caravanning and International Travel with TravellingK

    In this episode, Sam interviews Karen from the YouTube channel TravellingK. Karen has lived permanently in a travel trailer in New Zealand for three years. She works as a graphic designer on the road and creates videos of her lifestyle, how-to advice, and interviews others living this lifestyle.
    She's just got back from a three month trip to the UK towing a caravan and has now started renovating a vintage caravan back in New Zealand.
    Tune in to hear Karen share her experience with international travel, how she's earning an income on the road through freelance work and Patreon, and some fun stories from the road!
    What we cover in this episode:
    2:00 - Traveling in New Zealand 7:00 - Caravanning trip in the UK 12:00 - Working on the road and funding travels 15:00 - Personal growth through travel 17:30 - Stories from the road 24:00 - Advice for travelers Connect with Karen and learn more about this episode here!

    • 26 min
    SftR 079: Preparing for the RV Lifestyle with Jordan and Ian

    SftR 079: Preparing for the RV Lifestyle with Jordan and Ian

    In this episode, Sam interviews Ian and Jordan Knoll, Real Estate Investors from Grand Rapids, Michigan who have been married for five years. They are hitting the road in their 1989 Toyota Itasca Spirit with their Chihuahua, Bella, and heading for Mexico! Ian and Jordan have a love for travel and adventure and are excited to embrace full-time RV life. Check them out on Instagram @jordanandiantravel.
    Tune in to hear Ian and Jordan share what it's been like to prepare for this lifestyle, how they've built a real estate portfolio to fund their travels, and what they hope to see and experience on the road!
    What we talk about in this episode:
    1:00 - Preparing to hit the road and building real estate portfolio 8:30 - Choosing a rig and planning travel 17:00 - Advice for RV life 23:00 - Stories about preparing to hit the road 26:30 - Last minute preparations Connect with Jordan and Ian and learn more about this episode here.

    • 30 min
    SftR 078: Being an RV Sometimer with Kory and Denise from Does Size Matter

    SftR 078: Being an RV Sometimer with Kory and Denise from Does Size Matter

    In this episode, Sam interviews Kory and Denise from the Youtube Channel Does Size Matter. Korey and Denise are RV Sometimers traveling all over North America, finding adventures and beautiful views. Along the way, they share with others how the RV Sometimer Lifestyle works for them and might for you. As well, they also share all of their research and reviews on the many different RV choices out there to help you make up your own RV Sometimer Lifestyle Recipe.
    In this interview, Korey and Denise share what it means to be an RV Sometimer and how to get started!
    Be sure to check out Korey and Denise in the upcoming Fulltime Freedom Week event!
    What we cover in this episode 2:00 - Being RV Sometimers 10:00 - Switching from a travel trailer to a motorhome 18:00 - Starting a YouTube channel 21:00 - Working with Boondocker’s Welcome (As hosts and guests!) 26:00 - Tips for RV Sometiming Connect with Korey and Denise and learn more about this episode here.

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