Author Archives: The Frugal Trekker

The Year That Was.

If you ask anyone, last year, by and large, was a write off. It was one of the toughest years for everyone I’ve spoken to. We are no different. It was filled with trials and tribulations, ups and downs. Friendships … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment

New Year, New You.

Ten days into the new year and the cogs are already turning, getting the creative juices flowing and aligned with our renewed focus on all things travel. For the majority of the past year you’ve seen a significant decline in … Continue reading

Posted in adventure, bison, Blog, buffalo, California, cameras, canon, desert, Happy, Hikes, life, living, Montana, outdoors, passion, road trip, Travel, Utah, vacation, Wyoming | 1 Comment

The seed was planted early on…

It’s back to school week!! I don’t even have children (thank god) and I am excited. A couple of my nieces are in kindergarten, one is in grade THREE and my nephew is in pre-school… where did the time go? … Continue reading

Posted in adventure, Blog, cameras, canon, change, changing, Control, desert, passion, teacher | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment


Bold statement, right? You might say this to the super annoying guy at your local coffee shop who keeps asking you for a date. Can’t he see you’re just there for the java? Buzz off, bud! Don’t you know I’m … Continue reading

Posted in adventure, Happy, Hikes, Lake, life, living, mother nature, Najavo, New Mexico, oregon, outdoors, Random, road trip, Travel, vacation | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Why I Vacation.

Vacation is today’s big bad wolf. That’s right. Millions of people are frightened of taking time off from work. Why? They dread the pile of work awaiting them when they return and no one else can do what they do … Continue reading

Posted in adventure, Blog, desert, Happy, life, living, road trip, roadtrip, Travel, vacation | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Old Idaho State Pen.

On our last road trip in the first week of September, Devon & I decided to do something we’ve never done before… we stayed in hotels the whole trip… sort of our own version of “glamping’. With four hotels booked … Continue reading

Posted in Blog, idaho, Travel | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

RV or Tiny House

To RV or to Tiny House. That’s my question right now, Jade and I have had these dreams for 4 years to get an RV and travel. We’ve worked hard at eliminating our debt and saving our money, downsizing our … Continue reading

Posted in adventure, advice, boondock, boondocking, Canada, debtfree, life, living, minimalist, Motorhome, road, roadtrip, RV, tiny, tiny house, trailer, Travel, USA, Vancouver | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment