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What’s Your Clutter Costing You?

What’s Your Clutter Costing You?

As you approach your adventure toward living more simply and minimally, you’ll start to realize how much all of that clutter is costing you.   You may think that if something is out of sight, it’s out of mind, but if you’re paying to store […]

WHAT IS MINIMALISM ANYWAY?

WHAT IS MINIMALISM ANYWAY?

Owning 100 items … TOTAL? Living in a tiny house? Having a “capsule wardrobe” with only 33 items? Minimalism CAN be based on those guidelines above, but it doesn’t only have to be about those. Rules like that are somewhat extreme examples, and are fun games […]

MOVING INTO A TRAVEL TRAILER DOES NOT MAKE YOU A MINIMALIST

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 […]

GET SIMPLE. SLOW DOWN. GET OUT IN NATURE.

GET SIMPLE. SLOW DOWN. GET OUT IN NATURE.

I have always been a self-proclaimed “city girl.” I love to walk, and I love to be able to walk to do errands, to go to coffee shops, or to meet up with friends. Considering myself an “urban hiker,” I was one of the few […]

SMALL SPACE WORKOUTS

SMALL SPACE WORKOUTS

How I work out living full-time in an RV. Living in a small space can present challenges to working out. Thanks to a couple of apps on our Apple TV, and walks in the country, I have found a way to workout without ever having […]

RV LIFE – COOKING ON THE ROAD

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, […]

RV LIFE IS RELATIONSHIP CONCENTRATE

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 […]

THE RIG: PLANNING, PURCHASING, AND PINTERESTING OUR TRAILER

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 […]

THE 1% OF WHAT

THE 1% OF WHAT

… the price for our adventure … a few assets and a stable income stream – in exchange for a dream … into the “blind optimism of my youth” … a time when life was simply opportunity unburdened by doubt. ~~~ We certainly love our […]


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