2022 – Getting Ready to go!

Featured image photo by Christine Roy on Unsplash A new year and finally the year that we will be leaving.  There is SO much to do, and it involves digging up the foundations of our life as it is now, but before I start on planning ahead I’d like to look back at how far we’ve come sinceContinue reading “2022 – Getting Ready to go!”

Matched Betting

Number one recommended earner was matched betting, so we’ll be trying it out throughout July and we will get back to you! We’re using a common favourite, Profit Accumulator, and right now they have 7 days of their premium membership for just £1 (£26.99 a month thereafter) and we’re going to take advantage of that andContinue reading “Matched Betting”

Support our Camp Sites

We know the allure of the ‘wild’ spot, the off the beaten track hidden gems and the secret park up but these small businesses have lost a lot over lockdown so even if you are planning an ‘off grid’ trip, consider allocating a night or two in a camp site – doing our bit aContinue reading “Support our Camp Sites”

Van Life Prep: Slow it TF down

Slow TF Down…  Hustle Life has become a badge of honour, pushing ourselves to burn out all too often, making us sick and tired.  Some people thrive by being busy, some work all hours of the night, but maybe slower in the morning, or vice versa – all go first thing then afternoon naps (Kerry!)Continue reading “Van Life Prep: Slow it TF down”

Van Life Prep: The Donation Station

Let it go – create a donation box  Perfect for this time of year, but also all year round – put a donation box in the house, where everyone can see it and place an item in at least once a week, then celebrate with a monthly trip to a local charity shop and donateContinue reading “Van Life Prep: The Donation Station”

Van Life Prep: The bed is for two things…

The bed is for two things…  OK so day 7 of the Minimalists Month of Minimalism is ‘Get that damn TV out of your bedroom!’ But we don’t have a TV in ours.  We agree that the bedroom is for two things, neither of them involve box sets, we also only have our phones inContinue reading “Van Life Prep: The bed is for two things…”

Truck life prep: Rituals, habits and van life mental health

Establish a simple morning ritual We’re not fans of check list  style routines, or giving yourself so much to do before you even start your day that your inner couch potato rebels before you’ve even had a coffee and that’s your whole day sabotaged – but we do believe in habits that contribute to yourContinue reading “Truck life prep: Rituals, habits and van life mental health”

Kerry & Craig’s North Coast 500

With all of our travel plans for 2020 completely cancelled and our Penelope Plans having to  slow down, we decided to hire a van and spend a week driving, parking, walking, camping in the UK.  We had two options – North or South, but with children likely to be off school – we felt that theContinue reading “Kerry & Craig’s North Coast 500”

Truck build set back?

So, as with everyone else, our lives have been massively disrupted by the current world health crisis we are experiencing at the moment. We started this year with a wedding, a honeymoon in India and plans of travel to Nepal (where we got stuck when they closed the airport) followed by work in France, MoroccoContinue reading “Truck build set back?”