Becoming a Girl Camper
Whether your inspiration comes from a Pinterest photo of a great vintage trailer, an Instagram feed that you’re addicted to or a friend recounting her Girl Camping adventures, once the bug bites you, you will need practical steps to take to make it happen for you.
Different people will have different obstacles on their road to becoming a Girl Camper. Over the years I have tried to address the objections most commonly related to me. Towing is the most mentioned and strikes fear into the hearts of wannabes. Well, fear not, towing is just a skill set you haven’t learned yet.
Listen to the podcasts below and if the obstacle that is stopping you hasn’t been addressed here, drop me a note and I will cover it!
On this weeks show returning guest Ginny McKinney shares the ups and downs of full time RVing. Many people share the dream of one day selling the house and packing up an RV to hit the road full time. Freedom from the cost of home ownership and the work of maintaining...read more
On this weeks show my producer Stephanie Puglisi and I are talking about the obstacles that prevent that Girl Camper wannabes from making that leap into the Girl Camper world. We took an online poll and the addressed the top reasons people give for delaying their...read more
On this weeks show I am pleased to have my wonderful Ohio friend, Gina Corbin. Gina talks about how she overcame her fears and trepidation about solo towing to become the Girl Camper she is today. She also shares how camping helped move her from a dark place after a...read more
Making 2017 the year we become Girl Campers seemed to be the theme of quite a few letters at the first of the year and the Girl Camper Podcast is making it a mission to help in any way we can. On today's show I am laying out an action plan for overcoming the stumbling...read more
On this week's show I interview Suzanne Saunders who is a life long camper. She was first a girl scout and then a family camper in the 1970's with a Starcraft pop up trailer. When she and her husband Gordon retired they crossed the country several times in their...read more
Can't become a girl camper because you can't have a trailer wherever it is that you live? No room in the budget for an RV purchase right now? No problem! While the trailer is a big draw for many women, for me it is just the icing on the cake. If I didn't have one, I...read more
Many women we meet at campgrounds and events express the most wonderment over the fact that we towed the trailers to our location by ourselves. They can't imagine doing that. In overcoming this objection (which is really fear) I want to first focus on the bewildering...read more
My dream has come true ! Shasta is reissuing their iconic 1961 Airflyte! One of my favorite all time travel trailers. The reissue was designed in honor of the company's 75th anniversary and will meet all current building codes while mantaining the vintage appeal right...read more
For those that believe that girl camping is all about the trailer I would like to share with you some pictures of women whose spirit is bigger than their budgets. They are not letting the lack of a trailer stop them from having girl fun. I really admire these women...read more