USA Roadtrip: Before you go

After two recent road trips in the USA, I’m familiar with what it takes to carry out a successful getaway in a home on wheels. Sometimes you think you’ve thought of absolutely everything and then find yourself wishing you were more prepared – trust me, I’ve learned the hard way! I wanted to share some […]

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Go further on the road

A road trip can be so much more than just driving from one landmark to the next and taking photos. When you slow down, connect with people, and with the land, you can open up your trip to so many more experiences that you may have never expected. From my experience, here are a few […]

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Tofu Scramble Recipe

Who says you can’t cook amazing vegan food in a van? One of my favourite weekend meals is Tofu Scramble and I love it so much that I really wanted to share it here. It’s a pretty versatile recipe that can be altered to suit your taste-buds, but one thing does remain the same: no […]

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Plastic Free Meal Idea #2

Vegan Pasta You will need; – Boxed pasta (we use Barila) or pasta from a bulk foods store (try The Source Bulk Foods) – A glass jar of pasta sauce – Coconut oil – 1 brown onion – 1 zucchini – 1 can of organic cherry tomatoes – 1 cup of mushrooms – Any other […]

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We fixed rust!

 Perhaps one of the most valuable lessons we have learned in the build so far is how to fix (fairly severe) rust in areas of our van. We’d never done anything like it before, and after plenty of google searches and youtube videos, the decision was made that we would attempt it ourselves rather than paying […]

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Starting Over

We live in a little beach house and we love our little beach house. But….we both work jobs that earn us just a tiny bit more than minimum wage. We’ve never been out of control when it comes to finances, but some ambitious travel plans coupled with a rough few months, and things easily started to […]

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