Detour of Homes 2012

This past Wednesday, Casey and I had the opportunity to join in on one of my favorite events, the annual Detour of Homes, organized by Norma at Max’s Haus. A “celebration of soulful spaces,” most of the homes are smaller, with a focus on creative organization and decorating with antique finds, or goods that people […]

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Dinette Build Out

This past week, Casey decided to build out our dinette for the bus, getting rid of the futon that we’ve had in there for months. While incredibly comfortable when we watch movies and it’s laid down, the futon is just not practical for eating dinner, doing work, having friends over…. I’m amazed, yet again, at […]

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“I do believe in simplicity. It is astonishing as well as sad, how many trivial affairs even the wisest thinks he must attend to in a day; how singular an affair he thinks he must omit. When the mathematician would solve a difficult problem, he first frees the equation of all incumbrances, and reduces it […]

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Finishing the floor

Our floor is done!! Next up: building the bed to include storage, dinette, and trim everything out with cedar. It’s amazing the transformation that’s made with putting the wood flooring down. And my goodness it’s so much easier to clean. Our new bedroom “door?” Those are some amazing muslin curtains I found (and have been […]

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Home stretch

As we’re in the final couple hours of our big trip, I’m (1) really looking forward to a shower and (2) reminiscing over all the photos on my iPhone taken the last week or so. What an amazing trek with my 2 favorite boys. Here are a few of my favorites…

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First big road trip

The last week and a half we’ve been on the road, to Moab, Salt Lake City for the Outdoor Retailer Show, back to Moab, and currently climbing to Silverton as the bird chugs along. The KOA in downtown Salt Lake was absolutely perfect, and allowed us to stay close to the show, riding our bikes […]

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