For me, the challenge I find most difficult to accept is loneliness. Major concerns that presented themselves as I prepared for this lifestyle included safety and funding. In building my van I decided to forgo windows to make myself less vulnerable to outside dangers.
I had set out looking for a new place to call home, I needed more. I drove 7200 miles, all on rural backroads, exploring Colorado, Wyoming, Montana and Washington.
A few days alone in the mountains did wonders for my confidence. We can do this. It’s not so bad, … More