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The Wrong Schoolbus in Japan

While living in Japan in the late 60’s/early 70’s, my sisters and I went to Sullivan School on the American Naval Base in Yokosuka.  When I was 8 years old, we rode a gray schoolbus to and from the stop at the little white bridge near our home.   623 more words


So Fresh and So Clean, Clean

Happy Friday! I’m writing this blog post while starting intently out my window, waiting to see the first snowflake fall, because apparently it’s going to snow FEET this weekend. 798 more words

Demolition Week 2

Welcome back!

To refresh your memory, this is where we left off last week:

So essentially, all we had left of demo was:

Don't Call Me a Hippie

If your marriage can survive turning a bus into a tiny home, then there’s a pretty good chance it can survive living in it. We just celebrated our 1 year wedding anniversary. 1,848 more words


Manitowoc School Bus Crash Names Identified

The drivers from Monday’s Manitowoc County school bus crash have been released.

The Sheriff’s Office identified the bus driver as Edward Morrow, 70, Manitowoc. Investigators said Morrow suffered serious head and back injuries in the crash. 60 more words


Life Begins At The End of Your Comfort Zone

“My house cannot have wheels!” I yelled at my husband, after another long day of looking at apartments in LA and coming up with nothing. We had spent a good 2 months searching for the perfect place, but the cards were stacked against us: My husband Jeremie recently moved from France, and has no credit history nor verifiable income in the US (he’s a musician – violinist – and thus most gigs are paid cash), and my modest income as director of an NGO and freelance writer was often not enough to cover the 2.5 to 3X the rent that the places we were looking at wanted. 826 more words


Painting The Bus (Part 2)

First order of the day was preparing the bus for paint.  A lot of body work and modifications were in order.  I wanted to change the old lights for more modern lights.   268 more words