We’re off! We’re off! Driving across Canada

posted in: Canada, Life on the move | 5

So, we have finally set off from Novia Scotia after 6 weeks delay.  Hanna still has issues but she works well enough if we drive her carefully.  We are THRILLED to be on the move!   It’s fun and exciting to be seeing new places everyday, and to be really living the travel adventure we dreamed of. We had our first … Read More

Our Top 5 Vegetarian & Vegan Food Discoveries in Halifax and Dartmouth, Nova Scotia

posted in: Canada, Food, Nova Scotia | 1

Back in Bristol we generally eat a super-healthy diet.  Over the years we’ve managed to find the best organic and local foods possible for our area.  We are really quite spoiled for choice when it comes to health food shops in Bristol. I have to admit I’ve been a bit concerned about how easy it will be to find the … Read More

Driving Insurance for a European Motorhome in Canada and the USA

Shipping your own motorhome to Canada or the States is in itself a small piece of the puzzle to doing something like this (see my post on shipping your motorhome) but unless you have desire to drive through the most litigious country on earth without some form of insurance you will need to address the issue of driving insurance. We … Read More

The Reality of Making a Dream Happen

Wishing. Wanting. Hoping. Dreaming.  I’ve been practicing these ever since I was a kid. Daydreaming is fun. It’s part of my makeup. It brings me hope and excitement on cold rainy days. On the other hand, making dreams happen (especially on a budget) is bloody hard work!  Every time we attempt it, I seem to handily forget this point. This … Read More

Absorbtion Refrigeration Sensei – David Fraser – Day Spring, Bridgewater, NS – The Master!

So in Halifax we are, and at an RV park for the first time, it’s an unexpected 29 degrees outside which is a lovely surprise. The van’s mechanics may have issues but at least the habitation equipment has been checked out and is all working …. isn’t it? The only time we tried to rely on the fridge, water heater, … Read More

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