If you search #VanLife on your favourite social media outlet, you are likely to find thousands of pictures from people who spent months painstakingly preparing their preferred van for adventures to come. There will be pictures of long nights spent in garages, coffee stained plans peaking out from beneath power […]


I stood high on the cliff watching the horses dancing on the giant, rolling waves below. The wind whipping their manes into a frenzy of froth, depositing foam at my feet like clods of earth kicked up hooves pounding the earth. Watching, wishing that I had a windsurfer, that I might make use of the […]


I’ve just gone through the familiar inquisition at the Canadian border, it always gets a little sticky when they ask that question, “What is your plan?” It is the same question many people ask me when they meet me, with them I tend to be a little more candid, “I […]


13Nov

Van Envy

Van Envy
Whenever people ask me what type of van I have, I answer them and follow it up with a story of how, if I knew that I was going to be living in the van on a more permanent basis I would have got something more spacious. I would see […]

11Nov

The Scart

The Scart
“While types of well-being are not mutually exclusive, psychological well-being based on a sense of higher purpose and service to others (eudaimonia) trumps consumptive pleasure (hedonia)” – Blue Mind pg 48 The Scart came to me whilst I was spending time in South Lake Tahoe. It was another Tinder find, this […]