We spent a long time trying out different low waste, eco-friendly bathroom toiletries until we settled on products we love. Everybody has different skin types, hair types and personal preferences, so not all of these may be right for you, but we thought we’d take some time out of our beautiful stay in Crete to… Continue reading Our Choices for a Zero Waste Bathroom
We are taking a little break from the bus build to bring you this Holiday Special Episode and share some of the changes we have made in the way we celebrate Christmas.Americans throw away about 25% more trash between Thanksgiving and New Year’s Eve. The extra waste amounts to 25 million tons of garbage, or… Continue reading Holiday Special: Rehabi-Tips for a Waste Free Holiday
We couldn’t believe we were still working on the same jobs – cleaning the glue off the frame, rust removal and taking the seat rails out. Check out our previous blogs for day 12, 13 and 14 if you want to see how we did this. After much trial and error we found a good… Continue reading Bus Demolition Day 16: We Are Going Back to LA!
We spent a week traveling in our 40ft MCI D3 bus from California to the Midwest. We needed to move all our belongings, our cats and ourselves to the Midwest to begin work on the bus conversion. So why not use the bus as a moving vehicle and our “home” for the week. There were… Continue reading What We Learned Glamping in Our Bus Conversion
We packed all our belongings into the bus and before we knew it we were leaving Los Angeles. Don driving the bus while I was driving behind him in the Jeep with all 3 cats. It took us just over a week to drive to the Midwest, mostly along the historic Route 66. We limited… Continue reading Our Maiden Voyage
We dived head first into this new life by buying a bus, now we have to figure out how to fit into a bus and enjoy a life of minimalism. It was time to downsize again, but in a much more extreme fashion. Our plan is simple:Buy a busPack everything we own into the busGlamp… Continue reading Packing Up for Tiny Living