“Boondocking”- a cute moniker for squatting somewhere for free and the ultimate end-goal in cheap, alternative, living. When we first took to the road, we were keen to take advantage of our solar paneled, composting toilet equipped, self-contained camper and duck “off-the-grid” for as much free boondocking as possible. And then, reality set-in.
The inspiration for our now nomadic lifestyle came about as we were evaluating our living situation in California’s San Francisco Bay Area. The high cost of renting, and even higher cost of home ownership, led us to the conclusion that if we wanted to be able to enjoy the fruits of our labor, we would […]
SoCal- we spent the month of November getting to know the southern region of the state we formerly called home. California is so large and diverse that the regions may as well be separate states. We have only scratched the surface and still have so much more to see, but here are a few things […]
Once the idea to start living nomadically had taken root, we began day-dreaming about our future home-vessel. One of the most important decisions you will make when becoming a full-time road dweller is choosing your rig. This subjective decision is different for everyone and changes as our own needs evolve. Initially, I had it in […]