If there's one thing I've actually, finally learned in my 5+ decades of life it's that big changes of any kind very often take longer than we'd like. After we told everyone our plan to live in an RV and go wherever, people constantly asked when we were going to leave. It was a source… Continue reading RV Life, Phase One: The comfort zone
I know what you're thinking, but no – Brian didn't lock me out of the house. Nor was I too drunk to get the key in the door. This suburban camp-out was actually planned. While Brian and our Greyhound John Lee crashed in the master bedroom as usual, I pitched a tent, threw in my… Continue reading I slept in the backyard last night
About six weeks from now, I'll arrive in Fredericksburg, Texas for my first tent camping trip in decades. The last time I camped, my oldest was in diapers. She's now the parent of a middle schooler, if that tells you anything 😯 Suffice it to say, I was lacking in the gear department when I… Continue reading Need cheaper gear? Got Bitcoin to spend?
"RVE Summit: Lodging Options & New Speakers!" I had my ticket for the February 2018 RV Entrepreneur Summit. But to be honest, the e-mail subject line above wasn't as compelling to me as it might have been had I not still felt a little bummed out about my lodging choice. After buying the ticket, I… Continue reading The Next Best Thing to Glamping Isn’t a Cheap Hotel Room
We spent this past week in our RV, at a campground in Little Tallapoosa Park in Carrollton, Georgia. It's only about 40 minutes from our house and 30-35 from Brian's shop, so we got more of a taste of real life than a vacation. This is the first trip we've taken, and the first time… Continue reading Glamping Week! Or, Trading Theory For Reality
Brian and I have had a keen interest in boondocking since…well, actually, I don't know exactly when. Unlike that "What??? You've been obsessively dreaming about living full time in an RV too?!?!" moment we experienced, we had no startling revelation around boondocking. Could be that the more we learned about living in an RV, the… Continue reading Out in the boondocks