Freedom ain't all about driving, and other useful dirtbag mantras.
Answers to many FAQs that I've been asked since moving into to the van.
I'm tall, like really tall (6'1"), and I still manage to sleep comfortably in a mini-van conversion. Check out the set up below.
Quick run down of helpful takeaways from my solo camping trip last weekend: Safety: I brought all of this stuff with me out hiking as well Knife (or several) I kept one in my pack, a big one in the van, and a small pocket knife in my pocket at all times Super bright flashlight I'm … Continue reading Solo Camping Tips
Well, I did it. Harry, Chalupa and I took the first solo trip (aka just me + dog) out into the wild. And it. was. awesome. I played in a volleyball tournament this weekend and decided to drive down early so that I could sleep in (sort of) and not be stressed in the morning … Continue reading 3 Thoughts About Wally World Camping
Sunday, 1/8/17: Harry is finally finished and ready to hit the road! I pack up my back pack, make sure I've got enough winter/water proof clothes to keep me warm if we get stranded, pack the fridge up with food and beer (the essentials) and prepare to leave. Tuesday, 1/10/17: After a short, 48-ish hour … Continue reading Harry’s First Trip
Let me preface this by saying: I'm having so much fun building this thing out but the van is already kicking my a**. Or perhaps I'm just a horrible judge of how long it takes to complete a project. Maybe both. Probably both. Context: I have no prior woodworking experience. I thought I did because, … Continue reading Insulating
I did quite a bit of research before buying a van, and to give credit where credit is due, my boyfriend actually got me started on this entire idea of van life and van dwelling...
I knew I was going to start a van project about a year ago...