Alan's Musings, Farming

Winter On The Farm: A Time For Reflection And Planning

It’s been over three months since we moved onto our new farm, and the ideas about what we want to do with the place just keep on coming. The greatest challenge so far has been to slow down and truly evaluate how we want the place to look and function. We’re not new to agriculture… Read More Winter On The Farm: A Time For Reflection And Planning

Airstreamin', Alan's Musings

The Challenges of Full-Time Travel: The First Month

Full-time Airstream travel is not always fun. In fact, it can be downright frustrating at times. In our last post, we spoke about the good things that we had experienced after week one. In this post, we speak about things that have gone wrong in the past month. Anyone that travels at all for any… Read More The Challenges of Full-Time Travel: The First Month

Airstreamin', Alan's Musings

Full-Time Airstream Living: The First Days

Alex and I made the plunge, like, 5 days ago. Now, I know many bloggers write first impression posts, including lots of negative ideas about things they didn’t expect. And though we too have experienced our own challenges over the past several days, let me assure you of something, dear reader: the benefits ALWAYS outweigh… Read More Full-Time Airstream Living: The First Days

Airstreamin', Alan's Musings

What is Transformational Travel? A Christian’s Perspective.

I recently ran across an article that Airstream posted in their social media outlets. It was about something called “transformational travel,” a new term to me, but one that makes a lot of sense. According to my reading, this type of travel happens when thoughtful persons go from place to place in an attempt to… Read More What is Transformational Travel? A Christian’s Perspective.

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