MOVING INTO A TRAVEL TRAILER DOES NOT MAKE YOU A MINIMALIST

So we did it. We jettisoned most of our personal possessions to start an open-ended adventure exploring the Pacific Northwest in a travel trailer. Part sightseeing tour and part existential journey, purposely shaking up our lives to see what falls out. We would pursue our passions while diving deeper into a minimalist lifestyle, looking for … Continue reading MOVING INTO A TRAVEL TRAILER DOES NOT MAKE YOU A MINIMALIST

AN AIRSTREAM DREAM – RENOVATING A CLASSIC BEAUTY

~~~              Do you have an Airstream dream?  See what it takes to take on the restoration of a classic beauty. ~~~ When we first began to consider a major lifestyle change and trade our cozy life in Los Angeles for full-time RV living, all we thought about was the … Continue reading AN AIRSTREAM DREAM – RENOVATING A CLASSIC BEAUTY

RV LIFE – COOKING ON THE ROAD

Eating on the road has to be more than an endless stream of fast or convenient food - especially when living full-time in a 24 ft. travel trailer. ~~~ A standing joke among foodies is that you never have to ask someone if they're vegan, because if you wait long enough ... they will tell … Continue reading RV LIFE – COOKING ON THE ROAD

RV LIFE IS RELATIONSHIP CONCENTRATE

   ... you can't "blame" the condition. Change happens. New jobs, relocating for work or love, getting married and so on. ~~~ We were under no illusions that moving into a 24 ft. travel trailer would be easy on our relationship.  How could we, with friends laughingly sharing such encouraging words as, "I'd kill my … Continue reading RV LIFE IS RELATIONSHIP CONCENTRATE

THE RIG: PLANNING, PURCHASING, AND PINTERESTING OUR TRAILER

‏ The choice to live in a travel trailer led to a whole bunch of other choices, both big and small. We were considering things like price, value, if our truck could pull it, and how much space we would need to live and work in. An initial fascination with "tiny house living," and searching … Continue reading THE RIG: PLANNING, PURCHASING, AND PINTERESTING OUR TRAILER

STARTING MY TRAVEL LIGHT LIFE

I can honestly say that this trip, this way of living that can only be imagined at this point, has been part of my consciousness for just about as long as I can remember. Even as a teenager I had feelings of wanderlust, when a summer chock full of sailing gave way to fantasies of … Continue reading STARTING MY TRAVEL LIGHT LIFE