Joining the contemporary #vanlife movement with longer established alternative living communities worldwide. Encompassing sustainability, self-sufficiency and personal happiness.
We document the varied ways in which us human beings choose to live. Through essays, discussion, artwork, photography and film. Here we share digital articles from our publication; The Rolling Home Journal.
Articles & Latest features
We’re Ben and Mande from Holland, Michigan. After completing school, we both bounced from our hometown to seek adventure and new experiences. I (Ben) had been living in a school bus with my best friends. Read more
The Bell Family - Graeme, Luisa, Keelan & Jessica
We are the Bell family – ordinary people who enjoy the extraordinary. Luisa and I inherited a particularly strong strain of wanderlust from our ancestors. We grew up moving around South Africa and both loved the outdoors and camping. Read more
Will & Keda of Beautiful and the feast
I'm not ashamed to say it, I have failed at making Kimchi for the past few years. Either over salty or just down-right horrible. But I am happy to announce that I have finally cracked it. This is a foolproof recipe. Read more
Maddison Araceli Willmott & Kaasam Aziz
Of wilderness, cities, cultures, languages and coastlines. Chasing an irrepressible desire for freedom and crafting an art out of getting lost and making do. A sunset lit by wild eyes and a dusty smile, coastal winds throwing hair aside and dappled light dancing across a restless tide. Read more
We craved somewhere empty, where we could re-discover what it was like to travel along, what would be for us, new roads. Just each other for company and the usual fear and trepidation diluted by overwhelming excitement. Read more
Hannah Stocks & James Bowden
I closed my eyes, reminiscing how Natasha Kahns rendition of Gypsy had brought tears to my eyes, stood in a soggy field in Dorset, surrounded by hundreds of people but somehow, completely alone. It was the ultimate cover. Read more
Our first experience of a ‘Tiny Home’, our first night and we have settled into the space easily, we are not surprised by this. The smell makes me smile when first walking through the stable door. It smells right, not a sterile environment, but one of seasoned timber, and texture and life.
Brianna, Keith, Bucket & Dagwood.
My name is Brianna Madia and I have been fortunate enough to call many places home. That is, of course, if you consider ‘home’ a place you leave your heart, not just hang your hat.
Alternative Living interview
We have come to know Kathleen well via the world wide web. She helps to share people’s stories, and is very good at it too. We discuss alternative living and what it means to her - Read More
Barwon Heads, Australia, January 2017
I was quite new to the Caravan Park scene, but Zach had pretty much grown up there, so I felt good knowing there was someone who could introduce me. I visited it for the first time in 2015 during my first trip to Australia, and I couldn’t wait to go back there again - Read More