Airstreamin', Alan's Musings

The Ups and Downs of an Airstream Remodel

Remodeling an Airstream is full of many struggles and, hopefully, long-lasting rewards. While away from home one day last fall, I sent Alex a text with a simple, spur of the moment idea, “What do you think about living and traveling in the Airstream?” She responded in the affirmative. Immediately we began prepping for a… Read More The Ups and Downs of an Airstream Remodel

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Must-Have’s When Traveling In An RV (From Experienced Full-Timers)

Whether you’re thinking about hitting the road full-time or you travel only on the weekends, there are things you’ll need when you hit the road. But, with the amount of items readily accessbile to us through the internet these days, who knows where to start? To me, the best place to start is by asking… Read More Must-Have’s When Traveling In An RV (From Experienced Full-Timers)

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Going on the Road…From The Wife’s Perspective

  I’ve noticed something. Something really interesting. Something that I really don’t understand. For some reason, whenever one of us tells someone that we’re going full-time next year, that said person almost always starts to feel pity for me. It’s almost like they think that I have somehow been coerced into wanting to do this…like… Read More Going on the Road…From The Wife’s Perspective

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Handling Negativity When Deciding To Travel Full Time

Criticism can be a good thing if it helps point one’s thinking in a more proper direction. But unwarranted and unnecessary negativity is a dream wrecker. Few people will ever be the absolute best at what they think they’re good at. There’s always someone better at it than you are. But that doesn’t mean that… Read More Handling Negativity When Deciding To Travel Full Time

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Grandpa’s Parting Gift: An Airstream

Grandpa loved Airstreams. He used to talk about them all the time. The problem was, Grandma didn’t. She preferred big motorhomes, with all the fancy gadgets, multiple slide-outs, pretty paintjob, and a big enough bathroom to accommodate her slight rotundness. Although I am writing a doctoral dissertation these days, my parental unit homeschooled me, and… Read More Grandpa’s Parting Gift: An Airstream