Fire-Baked Apples

This fun recipe makes a great breakfast or an evening dessert.



One large apple for each person

Brown Sugar



Walnuts *optional

Vanilla ice cream *optional

Tin Foil

  1. Core each apple.
  2. Put each on an individual sheet of tin foil large enough to wrap the apples completely.
  3. Fill each generously with brown sugar, a tablespoon in butter, a sprinkle of cinnamon, and few walnuts.
  4. Wrap the foil around the apples completely; ensuring the bottom is well secured with no cracks.
  5. Set apples, bottom-side down on fire grate and leave for about 20 minutes, depending on the heat of the fire and size of the apples.
  6. Carefully pull one off the fire and check to see if the flesh is soft.  If so, then they’re done!
  7. Unwrap apples and dump into individual bowls to serve.
  8. Add vanilla ice cream for a tasty dessert!

RV Business, “RV Warranty Forever Dealers Seeing Results”

RV Business published an interesting article about the benefits of Warranty Forever for customers and dealers.  The article includes quotes from Modern Trailer’s own Christy Kirk about how the Warranty Forever program enhances the customer-service goals of the Modern Trailer Sales team.

“The RV Warranty Forever program has been a great fit for our dealership,” said Christy Kirk, general sales manager of Modern Trailer Sales Inc. in Indiana. “It has allowed us to set our dealership apart in a market where we are competing so closely with other dealers. We feel that it is another positive perk that our sales team and dealership can offer our customers.”

Read the whole article here.


America the Beautiful


America the Beautiful

With more than 7,000 state parks in the United States, there is no excuse not to try out a new campsite this summer!

So now that you’ve decided that you want to try out some new parks, it’s time to plan your next trip to one!  Here are three of the most beautiful national and state parks in America that we think you and your family will love.


Golden Gate Canyon State Park, Colorado

With more than 12,000 acres of dense forest and rocky peaks, Golden Gate Canyon is one of the most beautiful parks in America. The park is laced with trails that await the adventurous hiker, horseback rider, or family bikers. Not only is their plenty to do around their glamorous lake side mountain, but there are plenty of amenities for your RV. With electrical hookups in two different campgrounds and great picnic sites for meals, this park is one of the most beautiful places you will see in your lifetime. For more information about this park, visit their website.


Yosemite National Park, California

Boasting 95% designated wilderness, Yosemite is a 195-mile urban escape. Yosemite is known for its granite cliffs, magnificent waterfalls, clear streams, and giant sequoia groves. The Tuolumne and Merced rivers flow westward into the Central Valley that is surrounded by 800 miles of hiking trails and activities providing you and your family with plenty of adventurous opportunities. Yosemite has 10 campgrounds that can accommodate RV’s and trailers of varying length, allowing you to camp comfortably. For more information about Yosemite National Park, visit their website. 


Ferry Beach State Park, Maine

Ferry Beach State Park, located in Saco, Maine is an east coast treasure for camping fanatics. With a landscape of tupelo trees and an unforgettable beach view, Ferry Beach State Park is a unique experience for families seeking out a different way of RVing. Plenty of hiking trails, fishing areas, and swimming holes provide families with plenty to do throughout their trip. RV’s are accommodated by electrical hookups and dumping stations as well as picnic areas and plenty of disability assisted areas. To find out more about Ferry Beach visit here. 


With each of these beautiful parks comes an experience that you and your family can’t pass up. The landscape of each location shows us that America is full of natural beauty from coast to coast. In order to make the best of your summer and family time, go out and visit the country that has the most unique experiences and landscapes that you won’t see anywhere else- America the Beautiful.