A Setback

A Setback

Uncategorized July 11, 2016 2

Well, we knew something would happen sooner or later. All RVs have issues (I type this as we are passing an RV that is smoking on I-80 through western IL), and 14-year-old school buses are bound to have their own set of problems. We drove the bus to Kansas... Read more
Downsizing: Or Why I’m Embracing Letting Stuff Go

When we first started talking about life in a converted school bus I thought there was no way we could fit a family of 5 in a bus. We have so much stuff! Even in a small 3 bedroom, 1 bath apartment with no real storage, we’ve managed to accumulate a lot of stuff.

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How to Remove Reflective Tape from a School Bus
School buses are covered in a pesky yellow reflective tape that seems to be attached with glue engineered by NASA. We tried several different methods to remove it, including scrapers, razor blades, acetone, and a 3M brand Stripe-Off Wheel. Ultimately, nothing was working pretty well, so I picked up a... Read more
Yes, We Bought a School Bus
The camping bug had long ago bitten us when we began researching the idea of living full-time in an RV of some sort. We’re not adverse to tent camping—we love it. We’ve done several trips in our Big Agnes Flying Diamond 8, but you can’t keep your life in... Read more