Monthly Archives: September 2012

Final days of preparation

So, as the days are rapidly disappearing, our level of exhaustion rises, and ability to make decisions diminishes. ?No worry, we are nearly there. As long as the vehicle is packed, the rest can really go into storage at this … Continue reading

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Video diary: D -5

Just a quick little update today. Brodie is slowly filling up, and the tent is open for a good air-out. Enjoy! Video diary: D -5 Viking Explorer

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Video diary: D -6

Good morning, Today you are getting a glimpse of what we are taking on our trip: the essentials like games, olive oil and lizards; and the nice to haves like recovery equipment and washing machines… 😉 Video diary: D -6 … Continue reading

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Video diary: D -7

Good morning! With only seven days to go we thought it was time to introduce you to our home on wheels. You’ll see our cooking area, where our tent is, and other features we have installed. Enjoy! Video diary: D -7

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Video diary: D -8

So this is what the house looks like today. It is in a strange inbetween state: not completely full and unmanageable, but still seems chaotic. It is almost as if we have control… Enjoy the tour! Viking Explorer Video diary: … Continue reading

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Video diary: D -9

Good morning, Here is a little video showing what the house looks like this morning. Hopefully you will see some improvement in the coming days – afterall it is only 9 days left. Happy viewing! Viking Explorer Video Diary: D -9

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Are we there yet?

This week I had a long chat to my dear friend, the Devon Connection, about their dream. Like us, they didn’t want to wait until retirement to pursue their dream, and so 2 years ago they starting moving towards making … Continue reading

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The Big Push

This week, we have to say big thanks! We start off with thanks to Very Helpful Friend who spent the whole of Saturday with us. With his help, we repainted the lounge (well, only 2 walls actually) and also emptied … Continue reading

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One month to go

When I started the preparation journal, I wondered if we would ever reach this point – would we be able to follow through on our ambition, our dream. I am pleased to say we definitely are! In many ways, as … Continue reading

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Chaos musings

In light of my stressed out post last night, I thought an update would be in order. A Very Wise Man shared his words of wisdom and support after last night’s update.  So good to have wise words penetrating the … Continue reading

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