Meet The NomadiCats: Basil and Freddie

In “The Inspiration to Full-Time” series of posts, I shared the various epiphanies that led to my decision to travel full-time.  The Minimalists and The Office Hobo being 2 of the first major influences.  What I didn’t detail in those blog posts was the influence my cats, Basil and Freddie, had (and continue to have)

Love And Healing Energy For Happily Houseless

This is not the blog post I had prepared to post this morning.   The one I prepared yesterday afternoon was quickly put on the back burner last night after dinner. As I normally do daily, I pulled up my subscription feed on YouTube after dinner last night.  The first videos that always get watched, and

Death Of A Computer And The Leaky Savings Account

I was off work the Wednesday before Thanksgiving so I woke up ready to tackle some writing projects and complete some work on a new website I am developing.  I was pretty motivated and excited to get some real progress made as I opened my laptop to begin my work.  I was unaware my computer

10 Things – When Family Gathers For the Holiday

I just got an email from a friend who has family visiting for the Thanksgiving holiday.  It got me thinking about my family and the families of the men I now call exes.   Let’s just say I have had some interesting family gatherings over the years.   Here is a list of things, from all

Living In A Van Down By The River… Maybe

A month ago, if you would have told me I would consider anything other than a very small Class C motorhome for my travels next year, I would have told you that you didn’t know me very well.  I keep my mind open to every option, but some just seem more realistic than others.  

12 Things You Understand If You Move A Lot

As I gleefully (yes I said ‘gleefully’) plan my life of full-time travel, I remember what is has been like throughout my life as someone who frequently relocated.  It started when I was just a baby and carried right over into my adult life.  I’ve never really settled down, and I like it.  It’s almost

What Is The Best Day Of Your Life?

I am one of those annoyingly optimistic people.  I definitely have down days and have been known to become frustrated with situations just like everyone else, but I make a concerted effort to overcome those feelings and work to see the positive in every situation.  It can take me a minute, but I am serious