A man and his VAN!

Phil just spent some time with our van on its own. He had almost 2 weeks to work on more of the furniture and the essentials we’ll need for getting out on the road.

Phil finished the back doors.

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The Giants of the Seas – Giganten der Ozeane

The last few weeks have been a bit crazy, but we`ve reached a few a big milestones! Kristin had her last day at work, we had our farewell party and we had our last Thanksgiving in Hamburg in our apartment. Now we are packing boxes, running to appointments with various government offices and Phil is working on the show “Kinky Boots”. We’ve planned a lot for our big life change, but there are always some little things you forget or you did not think would happen. Read More

‘Not Quite Tiny’ Cabin Living

One of the projects that we’ve been working on is a cabin that I have wanted to build for quite some time.  My parents bought a piece of property in Massachusetts a decade ago and because of the financial crash they weren’t able to do anything with it.  After being inspired by the tiny house movement, a few books and websites about cabins, and an artist couple’s own cabin project, I began to design my own cabin in the woods to build on the property. Read More

Hiking in Triglav National Park

“You`re off to Great Places! Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting, so… get on your way!”

                  – Dr. Seuss

A 12k hike was waiting for us, starting at Stara Fužina, a small town near Lake Bohinj. If you want to get there, pay a lot attention to the signs that will direct you through the town and to the left (Vogar) where you’ll find a large gravel parking lot. In high season you have to pay parking (and entrance to the park). Read More