Starting Full Time RVLife - Telling Friends and Family
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Have you ever dreamt of living on the open road? Exploring different parts of the country (or even the world) as you go? If so, you are not alone — more and more people are choosing to live Full-Time in RVs. But making the switch from a traditional home to one with wheels comes with some challenges. A big one is telling your friends and family about your decision.

In this article, we will explore everything you need to know about announcing your plans to live Full-Time in an RV. We will talk about why you might decide, and how to tell your loved ones. Also, what kind of reactions you can expect, and how to stay in touch while you are on the road.

Whether you are just starting to think about RV life or you are already packed, read on for some helpful tips.

Background on the decision to go Full-Time RVing

The popularity of remote work has made the idea of traveling and working more popular than ever. In the past, people who wanted to work while traveling had to take on odd jobs. But with more companies offering remote work options, it is easier than ever to find a job that you can do from anywhere.

This trend is especially popular among millennials, who are known for their desire to travel. In fact, many young people are now choosing to become Full-Time nomads as they travel from place to place.

There are many reasons people choose to live in RVs Full-Time. For some, it is simply because they want the freedom to travel. They may have always dreamt of seeing different parts of the world. Now that they can work remotely, they are finally able to do so. Others choose to live in RVs because they want to downsize and simplify their life. They may be tired of paying rent or a mortgage, and they want to reduce their expenses so that they can save money or retire early.

Whatever the reason, there is no doubt that Full-Time RVing is becoming more and more popular. As remote work options continue to increase, even more people will decide to hit the road.

How to tell friends and family about the decision

When you decide to live in an RV Full-Time, you will need to tell your friends and family. It is important to be prepared for questions and to have a good understanding of why you decided. Additionally, it is important to be prepared for all types of reactions from your loved ones.

Some friends and family members may be supportive of your decision, while others may be negative. It is important to be understanding of all their reactions.

What to expect from friends and family’s reaction

Your friends and family will likely have a range of reactions when you tell them. Be prepared for questions about your reasons, as well as questions about the logistics of it. There will likely be a range of reactions, from supportive to negative, maybe even jealousy.

Some people may not understand why you have chosen this lifestyle, but it is important to explain your reasons and reassure them that you are still the same person.

It is also important to be prepared for questions about the logistics of living in an RV. People will want to know how you will manage things like cooking, sleeping, and working. Be patient in explaining these things, and remember that not everyone will be interested in hearing all the details. You can provide updates on your adventures by posting on social media, sending regular emails or texts, or even sending old-fashioned letters and postcards.

Whatever their reaction may be, keep in mind that this is your decision and you will be happy with it in the end.

How to deal with negative reactions

Your friends and family may have negative reactions when you tell them about your decision to live in an RV Full-Time. It is important to be prepared with a solid explanation of why you have decided and to give people time to process the news.

If you are met with negative reactions, try to be understanding and give your loved ones time to adjust to the idea.

Listen to their concerns. Most likely, they will simply be afraid of your safety while on the road. When people learn something they are not familiar with, their first concern might be for your safety. You can help ease their fears by sharing your plans with them and demonstrating that you have thought everything through.

How to stay in touch with friends and family

When you are living on the road in an RV, it can be difficult to stay in touch with your friends and family. But there are a few ways to make sure you stay connected.

One way to stay in touch is by using social media platforms. You can post updates about your travels, share photos and videos, and even do live video chats. This is a great way to keep your loved ones updated on your whereabouts and what you are up to during your RVLIfe adventures.

Another way to stay in touch is by making a schedule for calls and video chats. This can be weekly or bi-weekly calls, or even just a quick chat when you have some downtime. This will help you feel connected to your loved ones and give them a chance to catch up on your life.

Old School and New School

You can also go old school by sending postcards. This is a fun way to show them where you are and what you are doing. Plus, it is a great way to keep in touch with people who might not be on social media or who do not have regular access to a computer or phone.

One thing I did was purchase my parents a digital photo frame for Christmas. Every week, I upload different photos of videos of my adventures and they automatically show up on their frame. It’s a nice way to keep in touch and let friends and family know you are okay.

What kind of reactions have you had when you told your friends and family about your plans to go Full-Time in an RV? Leave them in the comments below.