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Campground hosting in Alaska – How we live

By On July 10, 2018

Yukon and I were talking this morning about needing to get water today on our way back in from town. I told him I was going to write about how we live… Read More

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So you think you want to be a campground host?

By On June 5, 2018

In the world of full-time RVing, there’s this thing called campground hosting. A lot of retired folks do this and we thought here at Yukon and Bean we’d give it a shot… Read More

Angie and Nelson Stegall aka Yukon and Bean
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Dreaming into reality

By On February 14, 2018

It’s been a whirlwind couple of months here in Yukon & Bean land. In January, we quit the job that took us out on the road last year. That had us staring… Read More

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Accidental Conservation

By On November 25, 2017

Rob Greenfield calls himself an activist and takes his personal acts of conservation seriously – he’s a vegan who lives in a 50 sq.ft. tiny house on wheels, harvests and uses rainwater, doesn’t… Read More

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Joshua Tree National Park

By On October 19, 2017

Our original plan was four days of rest and relaxation in Joshua Tree National Park. We’ve worked almost non-stop, including weekends, for the past two months in order to really learn our… Read More

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How do you change your life?

By On August 8, 2017

“How do you change your life?” It’s a question A LOT of people ask, ponder, and wish for. Our answer? Pay attention. And do things one step at a time. If you… Read More

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Torg Stories interviews Yukon & Bean

By On September 18, 2016

Last week, we had the pleasure of being interviewed by The Torg Stories podcast at TheTorg.com (September 15, 2016 edition). William Torgerson, creator of The Torg Stories, is an Associate Professor, Institute For Writing Studies,… Read More

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Have less, live more (thoughts on living tiny)

By On March 15, 2016

As a kid, I loved a TV cartoon called “The Littles,” about a family of tiny people who lived in the walls of a huge house – they were the epitome of… Read More

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Low, Medium, or High Life

By On November 13, 2015

I’m noodling a concept called “Low, Medium, or High Life.” In his book Stuffocation, author James Wallman tells the story of Dave and Jen, who are living a self-proclaimed “medium chill” (medium… Read More

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10 lessons learned after a month of living like minimalists

By On April 27, 2015

Oh, the things you discover after a month of living like minimalists! In case you’re new here, my husband and I sold most everything we owned in order to move full-time into… Read More