Wanda’s Story

Mar 2018

Converting A Camper – Part 2 (The Fit Out)

Houses are easy to configure – you have a bathroom, a kitchen, a bedroom, living space and if you’re really fancy, a conservatory.  You have set pieces of furniture dedicated to purposes within those rooms and on the whole you’re not really that pushed to find innovative ways to utilise them.  In a van you[…]

Read More

Mar 2018

CONVERTING A CAMPER VAN (Part 1 – The Conception)

A good friend of mine once told me that giving birth was like “shitting out a melon”.  Needless to say, traumatised by that thought I’ve lavished all my love and attention on my dogs ever since and forced my parents to accept fur grandchildren that don’t have to come forcibly out of somewhere they shouldn’t.[…]

Read More

Mar 2018

Why Wanda? The reason we very sensibly bought a camper van

The story of our camper van begins with a junk mail advertisement for a retirement home, alongside it a leaflet for CoOp funeral plans.  Not the most glamorous, inspiring or indeed cheery of beginnings perhaps, but not all epic stories have their roots in the extraordinary; look at Harry Potter and his stair cupboard for[…]

Read More