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The Journey

Yippee….?! It wasn’t really ‘yippee’ at all actually. We were a bunch of nerves on our First Big Journey. There were loads of weird noises and smells, and it was such a jittery, bouncy ride. 213 more words


Testing MJ's Limits

Michael Jackson is a rear-wheel drive Mitsubishi with a majority of its weight (engine, passengers) over the front wheels. Although the van has a high clearance and the tires have good tread, there are some limitations in its ability to navigate more adventurous train.  570 more words

Arthur's Pass: Taking the Windy Road to Castle Hill

I awoke in the top-bunk of my Jucy Snooze pod and pulled up the curtain to find our other roomies had already left to start the day.  584 more words


Gale Mill

Dark and Satanic*, or Warm and Welcoming?

I can’t quite make my mind up. This is the wonderfully restored and preserved, Gale Mill in the Yorkshire Dales… 168 more words


Onward to Villarrica and Pucón

We had planned for a 7:00 am departure from our campground in Pichilemu yesterday, but as we drove from our campsite to the entrance/exit we realized the gate was pad-locked and there was no staff on site. 377 more words

The Off!


It was hardly the elated feeling I was expecting, we were ratty and mardy with each other. The Boyfriend was still white from nearly having blown Shirley up and I was foaming mad that he was being so negative and grumpy. 313 more words

Camper Van

Welcoming 2017

2016 ended with quite a few changes for us.  Sam and I welcomed a beautiful baby adventurer to our family.   Travelling, backpacking, and hiking proved to be more difficult with an infant child, but we are working on it! 68 more words