My Birthday! I celebrated my 50th Birthday on Monday, November 6th. It was a grand affair including a lavish dining experience, an abundance of expensive gifts, and the grandest cake you’ve ever seen! Ok, Ok, obviously that’s an exaggeration and not at all what I would have wanted anyway. 😉 I did have a nice brunch
Finally Named The Van!! Nine months after purchasing her, I have named my van. I’ve considered several names since bringing her home in late January, but nothing ever felt right. Picking the right name felt important to me. I didn’t want to pick a name I would eventually hate. Definitely didn’t want anything that seemed cool
Monster Mom Reporting For Duty My adult child does not like being mentioned on my blog (which is why I always refer to the nickname “Monster”) but I wanted to clarify the ‘why’ in my current plans. As much as I can anyway. Basically, my kid has a medical issue and needs my help. So
Ahhh, the Lottery question. A surprisingly common question coming from both friends and strangers alike. Most nomads and vandwellers have heard it more times than we can count. I often wonder if people are trying to test our resolve when they ask us. Perhaps they want to find out how dedicated we are. Maybe they
Today We’re Talking about Organization, Weather, and The San Diego Zoo. Nearly two months have passed since I moved into the van and came to San Diego. Things are going extremely well but I’m past due for an update!
Meeting A New Friend Shortly after the Fourth of July festivities, my friend David invited me to lunch. At his urging, I also reached out to LaVonne Ellis. She was in San Diego for another month and though David had met her several times, I had not. He knew we would hit it off. LaVonne
I hit a bump this week. Actually, I hit the bump in early January. I have just been slow to rise up and also bump my head on the ceiling of realization. It’s been a pretty rough couple of weeks, but I think my Grandmama’s passing made me recognize I have dropped my own ball,