Noonday Sun through the Live Oak

Colorado Bend State Park, Texas

Our first completely off-grid trip in the Prairie Schooner was to Colorado Bend State Park Texas. We had always, on prior test drives, been within close proximity to electricity/water/air-conditioning/potty/people who loved us… This was the first real Field Test of the Prairie Schooner and our preparations for #VanLife . ​Colorado Bend State Park Texas The…

The Month Of June…

This month has completely flown by! The month of June has been a very busy month for Team JUsT. We have much news to report and a tentative launch date for the Prairie Schooner’s adventures! Minimalism and Minimizing The month started out with the minimalizing progress making huge leaps and bounds of progress. We have…

Sunday Night’s Tornadoes

Sunday evening, San Antonio had a rare batch of tornadoes blow through… There were four confirmed tornadoes. Two F-0 and two F-1 category tornadoes. The shorter F-1 in the center of the screenshot is where we live… The warning came around 10:30 at night, so I had time to grab the flashlights, a gallon of water,…

Rockin' the Transit Van

Our Tiny Home has come HOME…

Drum Roll Please!!!!      Strike up the Band!!!   And…the fat Lady has Sung!!!   (Or something along those lines)   🙂 Our teeny, tiny home van is now parked in our driveway and ready to be outfitted. With a new windshield, and a few other minor discrepancies that were corrected by the dealership…We…

The New Homestead! A Tiny Home…

We did it! We found what we were looking for – and made it happen!   It took about two weeks of wrangling.  One salesman at the stealership got  removed from our sale, and we got a different one who was ~awesome~ and worked his tail off to get the numbers where we wanted them!  I spent three…

In the Beginning…

We have decided to share our adventures with the world… Take a walk with us and let’s see what is out there! We are a decidedly eclectic mix – adventurous and grounded, down-home and worldly, well-read and unpretentious, optimistic and prepared, spontaneous planners, the masculine and feminine. Growing weary of the status quo, we have…