Category Archives: Travels & Trips

From our times on the road ..

Meet Baba

While camping up at Natural Bus we noticed that a fellow VW owner had a gnome sitting proudly atop their Vanagon. We expressed our admiration to the owner (Adam I think his name was.  They were from Lynchburg) and he … Continue reading

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Local VW Love

Yesterday we took Stella out for her weekly drive.  We parked her for a bit while we grabbed a bit of dinner, and when we came back out we noticed another VW Vanagon parked on the street nearby. You can … Continue reading

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Trust your dreams

Happy Wednesday. I can’t tell you how many years I longed for a VW.  I would see one for sale in the paper, test drive it, and go home in tears knowing I couldn’t have it. When we got Stella … Continue reading

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Cooking in Stella

While camping at Natural Bus we finally got to cook in Stella. Before we left I had made up a nice Italian Pasta Salad to take with us but the boyos requested spaghetti for dinner. We figured “why not?” We … Continue reading

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Almost problem free

This was our first year camping at Natural Bus.  Stella made it there almost problem free. With that in mind and in the spirit of VW love & humor I thought I’d share this “You Know You’re a VW Bus … Continue reading

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Time for another trip

I wonder how often Aesop travelled with kids in tow.. Tomorrow we leave for Natural Bus, an annual event held at the Jellystone Park in Natural Bridge, VA.  The event is put on by the Full Moon Bus Club which … Continue reading

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Going for a drive, found some friends

Justin took the day off work this yesterday and we decided to take advantage of the lovely weather, and the time without the boyos, to take Stella on a drive and test her abilities going up a mountain. We headed … Continue reading

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While out and about on a pretty Spring day..

Leave sooner, drive slower, live longer. ~Author Unknown

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Stella goes to .. Starr Hill Brewery!

Continuing on our Brew Ridge Trail tour, we visited Starr Hill Brewery on Saturday March 16.  It was a special visit for us in that we had visited them four years prior on our anniversary weekend when we briefly owned … Continue reading

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Soccer Time

As parents we come to that point in our lives where both of the boyos are now playing soccer.  In our society I’d be quickly dubbed a “Soccer Mom” .. much to the knee-slapping enjoyment of my friends.  However, like … Continue reading

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