as 2019 shuts the fuck down, i wanna close with some words from uncle snoop. as snoop dogg said, i wanna thank me. i wanna thank me for believing in me. i wanna thank me for doing all this hard work. i wanna thank me for having no days off.i wanna thank me for never quitting.  i wanna thank me for always being a giver and always trying to give more thanRead More →

well hello hello. i’m coming to you from the parking lot of a circle k. heading into work this morning and decided to pick up an extra large coffee and talk to you guys about urban stealth camping. so what is urban camping? basically what it sounds like. camping in the city. the stealth part implies that you don’t wanna be caught doing it. why would you be doing thisRead More →

sleep inertia

ever wake up disoriented after a poor night’s sleep? think you’re gonna get away with it? think again, my sleep-drunk friend. what up derds, it’s blue here giving you another excuse to love sleep. oh how sweet it was to be a young 10 year old boy like i never was staying up all hours of the night. wow mom so cool you’re letting me stay up until 5:30 inRead More →

did you know a full van build could be a petri dish for mold and rust, or even worse, a traveling fire hazard? let’s talk about why i decided to keep my van build simple and how a modular build can save you tons of money (and headaches) in the future. whats goin on everybody. it’s me, blue, here to talk to you about why you shouldn’t compare YOUR van lifeRead More →

instagram @tripvanstinkle it’s a new season, but i’m calling it episode 29 so i don’t have to change the way i name my show notes URL. welcome back. it’s the same ol’ bullshit, except in a van. morning punks, future scumvanners of america. welcome to season 2, episode 1 of hi how are you, a VAN LIFE podcast for the uninitiated, lazy and perpetually nomadic. for those tuning in toRead More →

coming soon – the latest iteration of hi, how are you: van edition? this is a marriage of two of my creative forces, my audio journal as you all know it, and my latest quest to becoming a digital nomad. will i make it? will i fall on my face and relapse again? all this and more, as i do it all out of my van. just please don’t abandonRead More →