Vanlife – Dirty Good Co.


It’s Not Suffering If You Have A Burrito

I don’t know what to call what I’ve been doing this last year. If I call it traveling, that seems to insinuate I’m on vacation, and most of the time that is not what it feels like, nor was that…

The Pros And Cons Of Long-Term Van Living

Last week I wrote about ten things I've learned since moving into a van. In reviewing the list there were just two items specifically related to the day-to-day practicalities of living in a van. 

10 Lessons Learned Living In A Van

We've been living on the road and in our Chevy since July 2017. It has been an interesting journey, equally adventurous and tedious. The trail miles have been invigorating and rejuvenating.

Moving Too Much; Finding The Balance

According to Charles Duhigg, routine is one of three steps to building lasting habits. There is a cue (or trigger), then the routine, then a reward. The three steps create a reenforcing loop which as a hole is the habit.

This Is How We Do It

I have to try hard not to giggle every time (like right now) Paul disappears into the van, practically into our Kitchen Cubbyhole itself, trying to dig out the small burner, pan, matches, or whatever is currently needed.