Monthly Archives: September 2011

Foundation?

Ooooo found another great spot to park the van and sleep last nite. I came back late from a political type meeting. I think it was around 1230. I don’t usually stay out so late and I was feeling a … Continue reading

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Smorgasbord Post

I had a good night in the van last night.  I think this was the quietest spot yet.  I was so comfortable I didn’t jump up at 6am as soon as my alarm went off.  Then I heard a jogger … Continue reading

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Am I trying to get back on my feet?

I almost didn’t write today, totally unrelated to any van living problems.  Just having one of those down days.  I felt so down today that I began to start feeling like a loser for living in my van, completely forgetting … Continue reading

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Faker

I feel kind of like a phony at the moment because I just started living in my van and for the last 3 nights I’ve been staying in houses!  Thursday night I stayed at T and J’s because of the … Continue reading

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Organizing Part 2

I had a bit more to talk about with regard to organizing the van, so here goes.  I took a photo of my bench seat with the blankets draped over them so you can get an idea of what my … Continue reading

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House-Sitting and Organizing

This should be a good weekend.  I’m house and dog sitting for a friend of mine who lives in the area.  I’ve done this before so his house seems almost like home to me.  He has a pool so if … Continue reading

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Black out in San Diego and Orange County

I was driving to the library in the next city over late yesterday afternoon when I noticed that the traffic lights were out.  I didn’t think much of it, just tried to be patient with the extra time it was … Continue reading

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In Plain Sight

So my plan is to hide in plain sight when I park my van to go to sleep at night.  What this means is, I must get everything situated for going to bed, before I park the van.  Once I … Continue reading

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First Night Sleeping In My Van

I passed a fairly comfortable night in a location almost a stone’s throw away from my condo.  It would have been more comfortable if my van had been more organized.  I was still bringing things from the condo to my … Continue reading

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Last Day in the Condo

I just spent my last nite in the condo on my yoga mat.  It’s interesting that after a couple of nites sleeping on it wasn’t too difficult at all.  It’s amazing what we can adjust to. I’m so glad to … Continue reading

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