Q&A List

Below is a list of questions we often get related to all things living our unordinary lifestyle. If you don't see your question here - please feel free to email us at We want to help you on your journey! We'll get back to you when we can and perhaps add it to our list as we will updating often. 

No Ordinary Path Video FAQ Index

About Us

Short and sweet, who are we? 

What’s our story?

What do our kids think about Full Time RVing initially?

How did we come up with our name?

What do we film with?

How can you support us?

Our thoughts on chasing dreams


Travel Nursing


Getting Started

Things you should know first -

How did you get started?

What should I expect when onboarding?

What advice would you give a nursing student?

What kind of travel Healthcare jobs are there?

Expectations of a travel nurse? - 



How to find a great Recruiter -

What is Atlas Medstaff like?

Why work for Atlas?

How does the Recruiter side work?


Securing Contracts

How can I tell if I have a good contract?

Pros and Cons of revisiting same assignment - 

How to revisit a contract with out job posted?

Can I take my family to Hawaii?



Should I chase crisis pay?

How do I budget between contracts?

What do I do for health Insurance? 


Can my family “tag-along”?

Will I save a bunch of money RVing? 

Can I stray from the Compact?

How do I settle into a new assignment? 

Should I RV or Airbnb?

Is it hard to get out of travel nursing?


Hospital Reviews

St. Luke’s Hospital, Kansas City

Sinai Hospital, Baltimore

Banner Health, Phoneix

Renown, Reno

Good Samaritan Hospital, Puyallup WA

MU Health, Columbia, MO


Pandemic Travel Nursing & RV Living:


Initial thoughts on all the hype -

What it’s like caring for Covid Patients in the ICU -

Earning Crisis Pay -

Quarantining while RVing-

Traveling during shutdowns -

Getting out post quarantine - is it safe?

Getting Covid Tested -

Overcoming Covid blues -

Has the Pandemic affected RVing? (Data)

Covid Update Fall 2020 -


General RV Related



Our Original tour

Updated Tour (after a year) - 

Have you toured any other RVs?



What RV should I choose?

Advice on buying an RV? 

What RV gadgets should I get?

Are RV extended warranties worth it?

What does “Extended Season” mean?

What do I NOT need (RV Gimmicks) -



What are some RV Hacks?

How do you find space for groceries? 

What don’t you use anymore?

What tools should I bring?

RV Storage Solutions


How - Tos

Can I go up in amps (30 to 50)?

I want to paint my cabinets -

How do I RV in the winter?

More winter RV Solutions 

How to stay away from RV Parks -

How do I deal with Pests?

How can I moochdock without hookups?

How do I manage my tanks?



Can I tow with a half ton?

Is my hitch still good?

What do you tow with? (upgrade from F150)

Problems with the 6.4L Powerstrock F350 -

Lessons in Truck Buying -

You’re on your 4th truck in one year?!


Traveling with an RV

What are some tips for long hauls?

What are some road trip savings tips?

What about severe weather while in route? 

What are some tips for short trips?


RV Cooking

How do you store food in your RV?

How do I use my Instant Pot in my RV?

How do I use my RV propane oven?

Does my RV oven have a broiler?

Can I cook a turkey in my RV Propane oven?

What will fit in my RV Oven?

How to bake perfect cookies in my RV Oven

How can I survive without a coffee maker?

RV Maintenance & Upgrades

How do you maintain a non walkable roof?

Installing Haloview rear view back up camera -

How to solve the Keystone Venting issue -

Wear and Tear after 1 year -

Do you like the Fantastic Fan?

Painting cabinets white -

Do you have tips on renovating?

How do I keep my cap from leaking?



RV Full Time Living


Getting Started 

Things to consider before you decide -

What do you wish you knew first?

How do I get rid of all that stuff?

(See also General RV Related: Purchasing)


Tiny Living Logistics

RV living Q&A after 2.5 years - 

What is RVing full time like?

How do I handle laundry?

Are RV Showers that bad?

Is life just one long vacation?

This will make everything simpler right?

How do I survive without internet?

Can I bring my big dog?

What kinds of gifts are good for tiny living?



Will I save a bunch of money? 

Are Monthly stays worth it?

How much does it cost a family of 5?

How do I handle Health Care?



Which RV Club should I join?

Will I be lonely on the road?

What about Gym Memberships?

What if my kids struggle?

How do I make friends on the road?


How do I have a “bedroom” life?

Do you have a video with a list of questions?

How do I keep my family safe?

What if people don’t get our lifestyle?

What are some side effects of Full Timing?

Is it hard to make an exit plan?

What are some reasons people quit?

What is full time fatigue?


Staying Positive

How can I overcome my fears?

How do I ease covid blues?

How to overcome major setbacks -

What’s an RV Angel?

How do I handle depression on the road?

How do I deal with loneliness? 

How can I help my kids if they struggle?



Finding Sites

What is your exact process to finding spots?

How do I set up my boondock site?

How to dry camp on the fly?

How to RV WITHOUT Rv parks



What is a Shwagon?

I’m a newbie Boondocker - what do I need?



Is boondocking worth it?

Can you boondock in the winter?

Can you let out grey water??

Where do you shower?

Using a Macerator to moochdock -



Getting Started

What’s it like going from public to road school?

How did you start homeschooling?

Some encouragement for new homeschoolers -

How do you keep your sanity?


Our curriculum - Easy Peasy

Year 1 Easy Peasy All in One Homeschool - 

Year 2 Easy Peasy/Unschool Plan

Year 3 Changing it up again (Still EP) -


Other Ideas

What are some ideas for rainy days?

Extra badges with the Junior Ranger Program

Exploring your city activity -

Do you have a rewards system?

Adventuring with a Family:


How can you rock climb with kids?

How do I Geocache?

Can I pull a 4 yr old on single track?

What are the best adventure apps?

How can I motivate my kids to hike?