Small House Big World


RV Costs – Technomadia Video

When we had the chance to meet Chris and Cherie from Technomadia, we also had an opportunity to be their “studio audience” while they made a video about the costs of full-time RV living. This is of course a very important piece to consider when thinking of hitting the road full time, and it is something…

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About Anna & Kelly

When Kelly and I first met, we discovered we both had latent desires to make an escape from our normal lives. I wanted to go backpacking and camping with my dog, Max, for an extended period of time. Kelly had thoughts of world travel – heading wherever the wind took him. We happened upon the…

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In All It’s Glory.

On December 22nd 2014, Kelly and I became the new owners of a 1993 Pace Arrow by Fleetwood. According to Fleetwood, this model is “the leading edge of refinement”. After a very thorough scouring of internet listings across Illinois, Wisconsin, Indiana and Michigan, Kelly and I found our new home.  You can see the final stages of decision-making…

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Spring 2015 Route

Route Options, May & June We’ll be setting off from the Ann Arbor area in late April, with the 30th being our absolute cutoff date.  We aim to be at the Cass Lake cabin by mid-June, with no firm date yet in mind.   I’ve plotted a route that takes us through the great outdoors…

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Summer 2015 Route: First Drafts and Calculations

Our absolute last day in Chicago is April 30th.  From there, we have 6 weeks until we aim to be at Castle Grenhjeim (also known as Anna’s family’s cabin in Cass Lake, Minnesota).  We’ll probably spend about 2 weeks there before beginning our 4 month summer excursion out west. Based on a loose understanding of…

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