In the beginning it was just a thought. The idea of shaded redwood forests passing by as the road leisurely bends towards cascading waterfalls. Or perhaps the vision of a brilliant sunset that glistens across the Pacific Ocean to where I sit with toes buried in the warm sand. Better yet, the sound o...

 

Nearly four months ago I invested $400 in the gambit of buying an old 1997 Dodge 3500 passenger van. I was told that the van's previous owner used it as a work vehicle. Mostly for hauling scrap and salvage and I could tell that it might not have been taken care of very well. The van had some rus...

Telling someone that you live in a van is often met with skepticism and a measure of judgement. Soon your bombarded with common questions like "Where is the shower? The bathroom? It's so cramped in here!" However, the most frequent tends to be "What made you want to do this?"

 

Freedom
For me...