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Potentially the Last #SeroStory

November 16, 2017

If you didn’t get a chance to read our blog from last week, here is a short recap. Our engine is toast. We are getting a new one. As a result, we are broke (again) and need to switch our focus from Searching For Sero to finding work (again)! Bill’s story was the last one […]

The Mental and Financial Toll of Searching For Sero [Engine Issues]

November 12, 2017

Searching For Sero has had its ups and downs, naturally. It was born from the ultimate down after both Tracy and I lost family to suicide. Planning the project and purchasing the Westfalia gave us a way to ease our minds. Times weren’t easy and we found ourselves in it. That very van we were […]

Van Life | How to Build the Ultimate Adventure Westfalia

November 4, 2017

The Volkswagen Vanagon Westfalia is already a great adventure vehicle. The full camper version comes equipped with a kitchenette, clothing storage and ability to sleep 4. Some would say it is already a dream adventure vehicle. I looked at it more as the perfect base to build my ultimate adventure van. Some tweaks and improvements […]

Van Life | 6 Quick and Cheap Westfalia Hacks

October 9, 2017

There is no doubting the marvel of engineering and design that Volkswagen and Westfalia put into the widely beloved campers. We often look at how to improve aspects of the design with major and expensive upgrades. Here are 5 simple DIY hacks we have done and love. Storage Hammock: This might be our most used […]

Tough Talk | Be Kind

September 22, 2017

Lately, I have been seeing posts and articles about the prevalence of PTSD with first responders quite frequently. I love that it’s being discussed at large, that there is some recognition and hopefully, that these man and women in uniform will have access to help and treatment. This recent CBC article caught my attention. I […]

Detour Announcement | Asheville Van Life Rally

September 18, 2017

We often get asked “where are you headed next?” But we never plan too far ahead. We do have a rough itinerary planned, but are flexible and allow things to change if great opportunities present themselves. That is exactly what happened last week when our good friends at GoWesty shot us a message. They told […]

Van Life | The 5 Best #VanLife Towns in Canada

September 1, 2017

We spent 10 months slowly picking our way across Canada, and while we didn’t see everything, we certainly got a good taste of what this amazing country can offer. Wide open wilderness, pristine ocean beaches and almost endless adventure everywhere you go. But some towns are just better for #vanlife than others. The ability to […]

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