The Cost of Van Life: Expenses on the Road & Saving Up

I have drastically lowered my cost of living by moving into a van, and you probably can too! Over the last few years, living in a van has eliminated rent (my largest bill) and allowed me to pay off credit card debt I accumulated while living in New York. It has also granted me the …

Why I Quit My Dream Job and Moved Into A Van

I often oversimplify my journey to van life and entrepreneurship with a sentence that goes something like this: I quit my NYC non-profit job after becoming disheartened with international development work, backpacked around Asia to do some soul searching, then bought a van, hit the road and started building an online business. The truth is, …

Another Privileged White Girl Travels the World to Find Herself

I began this journey like most wanderers, driven by an insatiable appetite for adventure. I suppose it is the same fuel which pollutes my brain with fantasy. A fairytale in which, risk is the elixir for happiness, and the higher the dose, the more fulfilled I become.