Tag Archives: yurting

The Empty Echo of Bats

Batman is dead! Long live Batman! I retired the Batcave, the home of our router, on the same day as Adam’s West’s death. Due to very short cables, our Dark Knight has lived in the Batcave outdoors for over a … Continue reading

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Co-Sleeping With Conversion Parts

With the order of my Vitrifrigo 12VDC fridge, I now have every major component I need to live in my van full time. The This week I will start sleeping inside. Am I giving up the yurt? No. Going on … Continue reading

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Bolting On Aires

Our mild spring means that it’s only in June is it routinely getting over 90 degrees. The yurt, while protected by trees, is hot and muggy at the steamiest part of the day. I’m really focused on getting Junior, my … Continue reading

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Fourteen is Better than Twelve

Progress on the storage bed! It will actually hold fourteen 45 quart tubs, not twelve! Click for more assembly pictures! The yurt has *almost* gotten to a point where I can spend the whole day inside without having to move … Continue reading

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Soft Surfaces and Sharp Objects

I have a decision to make. I currently own four mattresses. I also own sharp objects. I want to save space by making a smaller bed that only expands when I have guests. I want this feature in both the … Continue reading

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The End of the American Dream is a New Beginning

I’m back home in Austin after four weeks of partying in Portland, Oregon and various visits along the way. I’ve sold my house, and tonight I have the choice of sleeping in my massively cluttered new-to-me 2007 Sprinter Van or … Continue reading

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RV Fridge Research

When I come to Portland, I grab a cheap dorm fridge to keep in my yurt, and then sell it when I leave. I definitely want a freezer/fridge in the Sprinter, though, and since all the ones I’m looking at … Continue reading

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