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 […]

More rain, after the previous night’s golden hour I had hoped for a break in the rain but it was just as wet as the previous days, which had me thinking I should head further north to Tofino, a place many people told me I might not leave.  Though I couldn’t leave without at least […]

After dropping Virginia at the airport in Seattle, I made my way across the border into Canada, changing my mind about spending the night in Vancouver and opting take the ferry across to Vancouver Island. A decision I should have made sooner so that I could have taken the Ferry from […]


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 […]





After the AWT event in Santa Cruz, Phil, Cecelia and I  left early Sunday morning to drive up the coast to the next event in Pistol River, Oregon. We’re driving up the 101, through hills of gold and green. It is difficult to focus on writing with the magnificent views that surround me […]