We are a family of four from Holland, Michigan, USA. MsBoyink and I have been married 22 years and we have two children - a 16 year old…   Read More >>
Hi - my name is Mike.
Although once people learn my last name (“Boyink” - say it like a sound effect) my first name is usually immaterial.
Professionally I’ve always…   Read More >>
For forty-plus years, I lived in homes in West Michigan. I was comfortable living a typical, suburban life.
Then I took a one-year trip around the USA in a 5th…   Read More >>
I’m Harrison. I’m 16, a beatboxer, a HUGE Detroit Tigers fan, and a stathead - there’s a reason I was nicknamed Data.
Whether I’m enjoying traveling or not changes on…   Read More >>
I’m still known as Storybird (I prefer to keep my true identity hidden).
I’ve met over sixty dogs, and I am looking forward to meeting more. I became more…   Read More >>
Or - what brought an average family of four living in a average ranch house in a average mid-western town to sell the house, give away most of our stuff,…   Read More >>
So hey, how do you afford that place you’re living in anyway? Ya’ll hit the lottery or something?
Have you ever been asked that? Sounds a bit rude, doesn’t it? …   Read More >>
Who We Are:
A conservative, fun, creative Christian family of four that sold off our suburban house & gave away most of our stuff to travel the USA by…   Read More >>
Our first year of travel was from September, 2010 to October, 2011 (yes, more than a year. So we’re over-achievers). It was literally a life-changing experience as we came back…   Read More >>