Road Diaries: An Introduction
Almost two years ago now, I purposefully started on a path to a nomadic lifestyle. I uprooted from my location-based job in Denver, said goodbye to all of my friends and moved into a small car with my partner of four years. We started off with no real plans other than to travel until we figured it out. A couple months later, I’d somehow convinced us to look for remote positions in our fields and, after a lot of research and winter nights in a cramped Honda Fit, we began a path toward #VanLife.
I grew up as a Black woman in South Georgia–something I could probably write a whole book about. Living year after year in my tiny town where the only things to do were climb trees and build frog mud houses, I would have never seen myself living on the road as an adult. But then, does anyone really know what they’re gonna be doing when they grow up? Since starting a life on the road, we’ve updated the small car to a large Ram Promaster and the pee bottle we use.... Continue Reading at Elevation Outdoors