Heading West

January 4, 2017 9:02 pm Published by

On Tuesday, December 20th, when Zack’s niece and nephew hopped off the bus from school, they hopped right into our bus and we were officially Vegas bound.  Leaving Arkansas, we decided to take 30 down to Texas and then take 82 westward. It goes further...
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Prep Work

December 21, 2016 7:06 pm Published by

After spending Thanksgiving with our families, the clock started ticking for us to head out West. Our original plan was to leave on the 26th, but after getting back from our Florida/Texas trip, we knew we would never make it out there in time. Zack’s...
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Making it Home

December 5, 2016 1:51 pm Published by

After a fun and exhausting three days at the Tiny House Festival, it was time to head home for the holidays. Sunday night, after the festival ended, Zack and I headed to Anastasia State Park to spend the night. We couldn’t stomach the idea of...
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The Tiny House Festival

November 28, 2016 10:54 am Published by

The whole reason for this trip, making our way from Arkansas down to Florida, was because Zack entered our bus to be shown in the 2016 Florida Tiny House Festival. It gave us a deadline to get everything done and we thought it would be a...
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Officially on the Road

November 21, 2016 8:22 pm Published by

While Zack has been living in the bus for a month or two now, Friday started the first official day of our adventure. Friday after I got off work, we hit the open road, heading to Cleburne, TX. Zack is part of a Skoolie Conversion...
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City Rock Bluff at Calico Rock, Arkansas

Shake Down Trip #2

October 22, 2016 9:12 am Published by

If you missed my post on our first shake down trip, you can read about it here. After completing our first weekend trip (just barely) and fixing the belt issue, we were confident that this one would go more smoothly. It did, relatively speaking. I had...
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Shake Down Trip #1

October 16, 2016 11:34 am Published by

Since we have finished the construction on our bus and our departure date isn’t until the end of the year, Zack and I have been trying to use the weekends to do small ‘shake down’ trips to find and fix any issues we have before...
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Completing Construction

October 1, 2016 3:37 pm Published by

Construction is complete!! “Whaaat?!?!”, you say. “The last post was about sealing the roof, and now y’all are done building!”  Yes. Yes we are. It took a little less than a year to do it, but we are now officially done with all the construction....
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Natural State Nomads - The Bus at Gulf Shores

The Inspiration Behind the Lifestyle

September 5, 2016 6:30 pm Published by

After I came home from work one day, Zack told me how he was talking with one of his co-workers when he learned that he lived in an RV. Like he had no house. And just traveled when he wanted to move. And just stayed...
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Sealing The Roof

February 22, 2016 9:00 am Published by

Arkansas is known for its weird weather. But having 60 degree days in January is pretty unusual, even for us. I am not complaining though. And working on a bus with temps in the high 30’s is a little brutal. So with great weather in...
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