Ocean Family Road Trip

Travel Letters

W.O.M.A.D 2019

Dear friends,  I thought I would give up this blog since we’re not travelling any more. But recently I’ve reconsi

“Where’d you find that thing?!” The Acquisition of Shelby.

We were never in the market for a school bus. Looking at campervans on Craigslist for the the first time from NZ, made me do a

Vanlife Magazine

Here’s a little piece I wrote for Vanlife Magazine We are Ocean family road trip, a family of 5 that’s come from a New

When Homeschool Moms turn Deadly

The bus is heavy and slow. When Pat pulls over to let cars pass we make a game of counting the line of cars that have been hel

What’s it like to be back?

What’s it like to be back? “We shall not cease from exploration, and the end of all our exploring will be to arriv

Jerry Johnson Hotsprings, Idaho, USA

Jerry Johnson Hotsprings, are free and wild and located in the Clearwater National Forest, in Northern Idaho. They are an easy


Somewhere up on Logan Pass in Glacier National Park in Montana, 4 long distance hikers are waking up, hungover. They will stum

This is Yellowstone so put on your Big Girl Panties

    I am in the town of West Yellowstone waiting on 4 loads of laundry. I’ve just had my first hot shower in a

Video of our Baja Easter Trip

Here’s a video I made of the Easter trip to some hot springs in Baja. The whole trip cost us under $300 dollars, (gas,

The most exciting day of my life.

Back on the I15, back on the road, I started googling campgrounds. We could stay at Yuba State Park for $15. A lake caused by