Yukon smelling the flowers

Update from the Road: Week 4 – It’s never boring

By On September 4, 2017

It is hard to believe it’s been a whole month that we’ve been full-timing. Here are two things we’ve learned: life is never boring on the road and you gotta be persistent… Read More

view from the windshield

Update from the Road: Week 3 – Decision Fatigue

By On August 28, 2017

It’s time for another update from the road – week three. Let’s talk frankly about a term we are experiencing daily: decision fatigue. We first heard this term while listening to the… Read More


Updates from the Road: Week 2

By On August 20, 2017

RV living in the HEAT! Here’s an update from the road, week two. We survived our first week of training at our new job with ID Plans, which consisted of two and… Read More

Yukon's margarita flight

Updates from the Road: Week 1

By On August 14, 2017

It’s time for an update from the road because it has been exactly one week since we officially hit the road full time. There’s been a lot of good, some bad, and… Read More

Monaco Cayman Class A motorhome

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

Yukon & Bean on the French Broad River

River Magic – delight while paddling the whole French Broad River

By On June 1, 2017

On Sunday, May 29, 2016, Nelson and I launched our raft (an 13′ Aire Super Puma with an oar rig) from Headwaters Outfitters sandy beach in Rosman, NC. Our plan was to paddle… Read More

GTTS road Glacier national park

Glacier National Park

By On April 4, 2017

Approaching Glacier National Park from the east side was, at first glance, underwhelming. We came in through a town that had seen better days. Some trash, plenty of run-down buildings, and no… Read More

tiny van between big rigs on a 6,000 mile road trip

The 6,000 mile road trip (Part 1)

By On February 2, 2017

This is Part 1 of our 6,000 mile road trip from North Carolina to Montana and back visiting several national parks, monuments, and grasslands. We drove our Ram Promaster Van, which is… Read More

inside the camper - hardwood floors

Temporarily moving on from living tiny

By On December 21, 2016

I’ll get right to the point: our two years of living tiny in our 5th wheel camper are over. All good things come to an end. At least, that’s what say (although… Read More


Mile for Mile: A documentary on conservation

By On September 20, 2016

A few weeks ago, Yukon and I attended the the Wild & Scenic Film Festival at Sierra Nevada Brewing in Mills River, NC and watched a film called Mile for Mile.  Twelve films… Read More