Ready As I Am Going To Be! It has been a productive few months. In January, After a lot of disappointment and setbacks, I found my van. It was not without a few moments of panic, even after I took possession (due to some financing issues). But 17 days after taking the van home on
Countdown To Launch Update – Expect The Unexpected. I am facing a completely unexpected delay in my launch. It happens to almost everyone at some point, but I have refused to believe it could happen to me. I have been pretty adamant that I would be leaving no matter what on my launch date, even if
The countdown continues, 4 months until launch! Though not a lot of ‘visible’ progress has been made since my last countdown post, I have eliminated a few of the obstacles that were blocking me. Many pending decisions are also being made, purchases are being planned, solar wattage is being determined, battery amp hours are being
As I start the final countdown to beginning this new lifestyle, there is still much that is unknown and incomplete. There are things I assumed would be closer to completion at this point, but there are also things that are clearer now than ever. This is the first in a series posts that will share
Vanlife? Vanlife! I am buying a van. Yes indeed, I am going to be a van dweller. When I first started looking into this lifestyle in late 2014, I was convinced I would be buying a small Class C or trading my car for a truck and getting a small travel trailer. A Class A
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,
Birds of a feather flock together. Remember that saying? I think we nomads are sometimes a bit like birds. We have built a supportive community around us, traveling both solo and together, adventuring to different locations depending on the weather, and taking advantage (in a good way) of the natural resources available to us.