Stories about Tips & Ideas

  • Where to Get WIFI on the Road
    Tips & Ideas

    While living on the road we sometimes need wifi access to check email, map routes, update our stories to web visitors, & upload videos to the Youtube channel. So, here is a list of some of the more reliable places …

    Build a Bed in a Ford Escape 2012
    DIY

    We live out of our 2012 Ford Escape, full time. We built a bed and storage into the back of the Escape to make it easier to sleep in it. We did it all for around $21.00 !!!  Want to …

    DIY

    We recently began food dehydration while looking for ways to preserve foods. The benefits of dehydration for us are mainly: Backpacking or Long Road Trips (i.e. Life on the Road!) Food Preservation on the Homestead Backpacking & Road Trips Backpackers …

    Homemade Toothpaste
    DIY

    Rather than spending $3.00 for a small tube of toothpaste that contains a lot of extra stuff we don’t need, we decided to save money and our health for a more simplistic homemade toothpaste.  After some research and trial and …