Although not yet on the road, we have been in the van 15 nights and it is wonderful! I’m not sure what other people think of futon mattresses but this one is great. A bit on the firm side since it compressed but extremely comfortable. Best sleep Jay and I have had in a long… Read more Walden
Little by little the van is coming together. We have gotten most of everything necessary in the van and the other things we have to go through are in a small storage. The bed arrived and is incredibly comfortable! We decided for an American made Gold Bond 8″ thick cotton mattress. Jay built the sliding… Read more Van Conversion Part III
A lot was done to our little van over the weekend. I’m actually really impressed with the progress and how good it’s looking. We finished the bed platform, made cut outs to black out the windows, and we are almost done building our cabinets! The sink still needs a little work but it is coming along… Read more Van Conversion Part II
After an exhausting day of work, it’s nice to sit back and appreciate the work that was accomplished. The steps are gone, the tires are inflated, the cabinets/storage removed, the doors and windows scrubbed clean, the two back seats removed, the driver, passenger seat and carpet vacuumed, the walls wiped down, the rust taken care of (mostly), and partial… Read more Van Conversion Part I
Finally our van plans can continue! Initially this was going to be a truck bed conversion. We quickly realized that this setup, as organized as it may be, would be very tight for two people and a dog. From there a van conversion was considered and then Jay went full circle. We then considered an… Read more Forward with our Plans!
So it’s been a while since our last post but things have been busy! There seems to be no time between work, school, normal living, and chill time. Something seems to always be going on or something needs to be done. But between all this Jay found some time to work on our truck. We’ve… Read more Truck Conversion