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Two Years of #Vanlife

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“The monotony and solitude of a quiet life stimulates the creative mind.” ~Albert Einstien In the two years that I have been living in my van, one of the things that have happened was I gave up blogging. I just

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Gear in Review 2016

“You either pay with time or money. Spend the money on the right tool and you’ll buy yourself some extra time.” ~ David Soto Jr. Wasn’t sure what to post for my end of year post. I usually do a

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It’s Not Here

“Running away from your problems is a race you will never win, so just face them head on, and overcome them.” ~ Unknown That’s what I said to her.  I was a bouncer at a small electronic club in Guanajuato,

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The Benefits Of Merino Wool

  “It is a known fact that the sheep that give us steel wool have no natural enemies.” ~Gary Larson It started with the socks. I heard about how awesome merino wool socks were and I started buying them. Then,

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Lessons learned from Naked and Afraid

  “In wilderness I sense the miracle of life, and behind it our scientific accomplishments fade to trivia.” ~Charles Lindbergh For the past couple months, I have kind of put my van life on hold. I needed to sit still

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How You Got Primitive And Why You Loved It

“Babies don’t need a vacation, but I still see them at the beach… it pisses me off! I’ll go over to a little baby and say ‘What are you doing here? You haven’t worked a day in your life!” ~Steven

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How I Afford to Travel Indefinitely

  “For some reason, we see long-term travel to faraway lands as a recurring dream or an exotic temptation, but not something that applies to the here and now. Instead — out of our insane duty to fear, fashion, and

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What Happened When I Stopped Eating Paleo

“…my girlfriend’s a vegetarian, which pretty much makes me a vegetarian. I do love the taste of a good burger.” ~Jules Winfield, Pulp Fiction Let me be clear, I call it Primitive Eating but Paleo is better for “Sight Engine

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What Happened When I Stopped Eating Paleo Part 2

“If you love something, set it free. Just don’t be surprised if it comes back with herpes…” ~Chuck Palahniuk This part of the article stands on its own but you may want to read Part 1 here. Weakened Immune System

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Living In A Van, The First 30 Days.

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“Small rooms or dwellings discipline the mind, large ones weaken it.” ~Leonardo Da Vinci I have to admit I was a little scared when I started out on this next phase of my life. In fact, I was so scared

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