When we first purchased our Westfalia Vanagon, ValhallaFalcon, we knew we would spend many days adventuring in her, but we had no idea to what extent. After searching for months and almost giving up, we saw a new post on the Samba, a beautiful van in our price range. A few days later Alvin flew … More ValhallaFalcon’s Big Adventure
Thankful to be on the road again and eager to see Alvin and tell him of my good luck in Whitehorse, I drove most of the way down the Cassiar. Even though we had no communication about his location, I had a feeling where he might be. Just before the intersection for Stewart, I passed … More Island Adventures
Leaving the Pelly Farm was bittersweet. I really enjoyed my time there and wished that I could stay longer. I also felt ready to meet back up with Alvin and figure out a plan South. The raging fires in central/southern BC had started a few days earlier and roads that we were planning on taking … More Road Magic
Despite being extremely happy and thankful to have made the beautiful 2,000+ mile journey up to Alaska, the first few days on Sunny Spruce Farm weren’t so sunny for me… feeling sad to see Alvin go, especially without cell reception to communicate.. and tremendous sadness about Shelton’s deteriorating condition. It was hard to see him … More Sunny Spruce Farm
Eight months ago, we set out on an adventure in “Valhalla Falcon” to follow our dreams and live a life of purpose. My expectations were no match for the realities of life on the road. Expensive and time consuming vehicle repairs, border crossings, rainy weather conditions leading to mold growth, poor communication, and disorganization continue … More How has WWOOF impacted my life?
Alvin and I have been living in Ely since December, and have loved living so close to the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness and the beauty of the north woods. We’ve enjoyed trail runs, cross country skiing, and getting to know the locals. As much as we enjoy living there, the reality of living in … More Go, Follow Your Dreams