Monthly Archives: November 2011

Cold Weather Survival – Traction on a Volkswagen Westfalia

An important part of cold weather survival while living in a vehicle is maintaining traction while traveling in severe snow and ice. I was fortunate to be able to purchase a decent set of all terrain tires this summer. They … Continue reading

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Cold Weather Survival – In a Volkswagen Westfalia

With the cold weather months upon us here in the Pacific Northwest, I pulled my Mr. Heater brand Big Buddy portable propane heater out of storage and hooked it up to the quick connect propane line that I installed in … Continue reading

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Midnight Moon at Smith Rocks, Oregon

Living in a Volkswagen Westfalia is the easiest way to see the world.  Its extraordinarily easy to put the key in the ignition and go.  Everything is always packed and ready to go! Here is a shot of the van … Continue reading

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The NEW Youtube Channel – Living The Van Life

For those of you that are interested, I have started a Youtube channel where I will be posting lots of video blogs about various aspects of living in a Volkswagen Westfalia.  Click the link below.  The great thing is that … Continue reading

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Getting Lost in Central Oregon… Good Times

A friend of mine and I took a road trip in my house a couple of weeks ago.  We left our hometown in NW Washington and headed south into Oregon.  Going back to my childhood times, I have found that … Continue reading

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Yes, I am a slacker! But I AM still living in my van…

10 months later, the adventure lives on. My idea of keeping a constant blog going while I live out this adventure has maybe dimmed. However the adventure of living in my Volkswagen Westfalia is alive and well. I’ld like to … Continue reading

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