Category: Mandy’s Musings

üCamp17: Photos and Video

I’ve attended my fair share of trailer rallies over the past couple of years, so I thought I knew exactly what to expect at this event. For the most part I was right – good food, good friends, and a boatload of great new ideas. Yet there were a few things I was still surprised by, namely the peaceful atmosphere and the picturesque landscape. However, by far the most surprising thing was the single most common word used by all the campers to describe one another: family.

Two Go Tiny: Teardropping meets Truck Dwelling

As if living in a 70 sq. ft. “house” wasn’t difficult enough, add a second person and learn how to really prioritize the things that are important in life! Join me and Kendrick as we merge our two tiny dwelling lives into one. Some things are just worth a risk.

Home is where you park it: How I became a Nomad

Home is where you park it. No truer statement could be said for a nomad – something I am proud to call myself. I can not deny, however, that it wasn’t the easiest leap of faith to make, and it is a decision that many eager spirits long to make.

Interview with a Full Time Teardropper

Okay okay… so you missed my awesome-tastic feature spot on the Escapees RV Club webinar series last month?? I’ll forgive you. This time.

Fitness while Full Timing: Get out of your Funk!

We all suffer from it from time to time. A funk. A slump. A momentary weakness in our resolve. But it’s okay! As long as we recognize these moments before they turn into the goliath known as depression, we can turn it around. And it’s time. Time to get out of my funk and into my fit!

Getting Mail & Escapee-ing with Friends

I am often asked questions about how I accomplish many of the daily tasks that “normal” (or stationary) people do. The majority of the time, the answer is the simplest one – I do it just like you. But every now and then I do have a little secret…

Winter Camping: Keep Cozy in your Teardrop

But warmth is something we can’t deny ourselves, even if we’ve committed to the most simplest of lives. Watch my most recent video blog to see what I’ve been up to in the snow, and how Phoenix manages to keep me warm!