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We did it. We bought the camper we’ll be full timing in.

We did it. We bought the camper we’ll be full timing in.

Well, folks we did it. We went out and bought a camper for us to live in and made a goal date. Our goal date is 4.5 years from now. That will be January 1st, 2023 and we will extricate ourselves from the system we’ve put ourselves in. Now don’t get me wrong we aren’t completely dropping out at all. Nope, we’re just going to stop doing the kind of work we do now and living the kind of way…

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Good News, Bad News, a Scamp, or a Bus

Good News, Bad News, a Scamp, or a Bus

Well, first off it’s been way to long and don’t forget about the video at the end of the article. We’ve wondered how you’re doing? What you’re doing? What’s happening in your life? Ours has been busy. In Minnesota, we are just finishing what we call, ‘Mud Season’. It’s an interesting time where everything melts and stays on top while the under soil still melts. Lot’s of mud. Fun times. Elissa and I have just finished some deep talking. Initially,…

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Van Build Playlist

Van Build Playlist

Greeting and Salutations- This week on Misadventures with the Martys I decided to let you in on a secret. Well okay not really a secret. We did our van build on a different channel. It was on my old YouTube channel which I had used for music related material. That was before we opened the new one. We created a series of videos over the year we took to build the van. Today, I am posting that playlist. I hope…

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Jax Austin’s ‘Dan the Adventure Bus’ and Turkey Soup

Jax Austin’s ‘Dan the Adventure Bus’ and Turkey Soup

This week we have something very special for you. Not only do we get a tour of Jax Austin’s ‘Dan the Adventure Bus’ we also get to see how Elissa make her amazing Turkey Soup. She’s even going to give you the recipe. This soup, as a sort of ‘By The Way’, won my heart. Jax Austin, like so many folks now-a-day’s took your ordinary short bus and turned it into a living being. It’s now more than a place…

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Tour a School bus and Cooking at the RTR

Tour a School bus and Cooking at the RTR

Hey Y’all- Today, we’re going on another great adventure, so I hope you have your hiking boots on. We’re going back to the Arizona desert. The Sonoma Desert actually with all of the rocks, sand, Scorpions, Sequaro’s, and all of the life out there. We’re going to cook at the RTR, and take a tour of not just our campsite, but we get a first had tour of a school bus called affectionately ‘The Skoolie’ by the builder. For those…

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Rubber Tramp Rendezvous

Rubber Tramp Rendezvous

Day Two on the way to the Rubber Tramp Rendezvous We awoke at a Walmart in Kansas over night. It really wasn’t all that bad. Pretty fun to take a walk in the store. Neither of us had been in one in many many years. Everything went well, and it was super quiet. We slept like babies. Since we hadn’t seen anyone talk about how they got permission to park at one we decided to give one a call and…

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Campervan Tour and a Trip to Cost Co

Campervan Tour and a Trip to Cost Co

Greetings glorious Earthlings – I bring you tales of our recent “go for broke chance” so be of good cheer! This weeks grand and glorious adventure takes us to the rocky shores of Cost Co island. Arrg, one must be careful in these waters Pirates abound! This week we will give you a smallish tour of our homemade/DIY CamperVan. A Campervan Tour and a pretty little walk through of our local Cost Co. The video is at the bottom of the…

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