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Dreaming of Solo Women

I have been radically rethinking my radical rethinking and my brain is worn out. I am learning so much from you as I plan and process. It is impossible for me to imagine what this ’solitary’ journey would look like without you.
One thing I’ve realized is that I’ve woven in a lot of different things [...]

Getting out of my crazy brain

I can be pretty self absorbed, especially when I don’t feel well.
So, in a desperate attempt to knock myself out of my trying-to-not-drink agitation, I decided that I should take some recently given advice with regard to getting out of myself by giving back.
A few weeks ago, I ordered a book called 29 Gifts by [...]

These are not lame YouTube Videos

I made the mistake of starting the first video in the series, “Traveling on the Outskirts” the other night.
I ended up watching the entire two seasons in one sitting.
These are not lame travel videos. Jessica and Duncan studied film and their video blog is like a well made mini-reality TV show.
You can watch all of [...]

How do you tell family they can’t come with you?

I’ve been working hard to plan my move to an RV and my inaugural drive to the Arctic. As evidenced by previous posts, I’ve spent almost TOO much time planning for a seemingly infinite variety of possibilities.
So, after all of my hard work, research, extensive planning, etc., my late-to-the-game sister is getting excited, saying, “Send [...]

Getting too excited

I have so many things that I am excited about that I can hardly keep track.  So, in chronological order, the things I am looking forward to:
1) Lisiting my house:  About 90 days
2) Starting my Auto Mechanics Course:  About 3 months and 5 days
3) Moving into my RV:  About 5-7 months.
4) Leaving for Arctic Ocean/Alaska:  [...]

Vicariously living through other women’s adventures

If  you are home,  bored,  and drinking that third glass of wine, I recommend you check out photographer Sandy Wheaton’s Route 66 blog.
Sandy is driving the entire length of historic route 66 and capturing some pretty amazing photographs as she goes along. Oh, and she is doing it while camping in a (bathroom-less) Aliner trailer [...]