I am traveling across the country in a Chevy Road Trek Van that I moved into with my dog, Summer!
My home-on-wheels has a total living space of 96 sq. feet. 😉
Although that may seem small to some, it is amazingly comfortable and has all the amenities I am accustomed to. I have an indoor and outdoor shower, a 2 burner stove, a sink with running water, a toilet that flushes, a generator for back up power, a refrigerator, an AC, a solar-powered back-up battery pack, seats that swivel and convert into a “living room” and a TON of storage.
I’m making sure that my travel plans are not too rigid. Generally speaking, I’m avoiding highways and taking as many back roads I can find!
In order to make my road trip more fun, I will be taking my time and spreading the trip out onto more days than I need. I feel very fortunate to have a career that affords me the flexibility to work remotely.
I will be managing my business, MAYO Designs, as I have been…just remotely (I can only do this because my team is SO amazing!). Along the way, I will be capturing my adventures and sharing them below.
The numbers marked on the map correlate to the blog posts below. We’ll update the map once a week with Carrie’s new travel – stay tuned.
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Just crossed into California!
5200 miles 14 States 34 Days Wow! What a trip so far! I have been so fortunate in my travels… ...LEARN MORE
As many of you already know, I own a marketing company called MAYO Designs and I feel as though I am...LEARN MORE
Running from a snow storm...
On the day my marketing conference ended the weather was warning us of: Snow, Snow & More Snow...LEARN MORE
It's Easy Being Green In Denver
Although I’m not a city girl… I was interested in what Denver had to offer from a “...LEARN MORE
For the next 5 days Denver is my home.
I am having mixed emotions about being here because I am NOT a city girl… so while here, I hav...LEARN MORE
Crestone Colorado is a melting pot of world religions and the most beautiful place I've visited so far!
I’ve been on the road for 23 days and I have been looking forward to visiting Crestone Colorad...LEARN MORE
I LOVE this Billboard!
Although I am in the world of marketing… I often do not like to see Billboards… There is...LEARN MORE
BEST Summer Ever!
I’m sorry to share this news… Yesterday my dog, my companion, and my best friend Summer ...LEARN MORE
WATER = Life
Oklahoma feels like a BIG state… especially since I decided to drive down into it from Missour...LEARN MORE
WHAT A WEEKEND...a tortoise, a rabbit, a possum, and a blind raccoon!
Okay, Oklahoma you surprised me! By now I have come to appreciate the fact that 99% of the time I ha...LEARN MORE
25 minute "Traffic-Jam" caused by Bison!
WOW! This is the only word to describe what I “stumbled-upon” while visiting Land Betwee...LEARN MORE
Oh no...the van broke!
I feel like a REAL “road-warrior” now…I’ve had my first mechanical failure! ...LEARN MORE
I made it to Ohio!
So far I’ve gone through 5 states…ME, MA, VT, NY, PA and now I’m in OH. Each time ...LEARN MORE
Day 5...I'm still in New England!
What an interesting trip so far…whew! It’s been 5 days and I seem to be traveling really...LEARN MORE
My trip has officially started! I left Maine at 5am and headed for Foxboro Stadium to kick off an ev...LEARN MORE