Losing My Connection

Come along on my 24-month journey from desk jockey to financial and location independence.

My 24 Month Journey to financial independence - Month 1 1 Income Reports
13/06/2019

My 24 Month Journey to financial independence – Month 1

It is done, the first month of my two-year journey to financial freedom and relocation to a rural place lies behind me! If you want to read the starting post…
How I turned my truck into a mobile workbench 2 DIY
13/06/2019

How I turned my truck into a mobile workbench

For a long time I looked for an affordable workshop in the city, only to realize that really was not an option at all. Instead I ended up turning my…
Triton Superjaws Review - The workbench for small spaces 3 Gear reviewsDIY
17/05/2019

Triton Superjaws Review – The workbench for small spaces

This folding workbench for small spaces is sold by several companies under different names, for example you can see it used on April Wilkerson's Video (Minute 1:12) as the Triton…
How To Weld With Car Batteries (and why it's awesome) 4 DIYGear reviews
28/04/2019

How To Weld With Car Batteries (and why it’s awesome)

Have you ever wanted to get into welding, but don't know how? Then go and buy a cheap 100$ welder instead of reading this post. It's safer, in fact cheaper…
Makita Recip Saw Review (Model XRJ04M) 5 Gear reviews
28/04/2019

Makita Recip Saw Review (Model XRJ04M)

I own a few tools that I simply could not live without anymore now that I own them and a - any - recip saw is definitely among those. For…
To the CCoast on 50cc - A Simson Journey 6 Campingtravelreports
26/04/2019

To the CCoast on 50cc – A Simson Journey

If life really is what happens when you are busy making other plans than this journey truly was life - because I had planned to write more than one post…
Work Truck to Self-Financing Camper Van in 5 steps 7 CampingDIY
26/04/2019

Work Truck to Self-Financing Camper Van in 5 steps

Have you ever looked at camper vans online and thought "that is a little too much space for me"? Well, so have I and for a long time I had…
Exploring an abandoned trainyard 8 travelreportsurbex
26/04/2019

Exploring an abandoned trainyard

By chance I got to talk to a fellow urban explorer and learned about the existence of an abandoned train yard not too far from me. Since I still had…
My redneck 230v power supply for my truck 9 DIY
26/04/2019

My redneck 230v power supply for my truck

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CQGzQ9Eiy4A One of the biggest problems I faced while converting my truck into a workshop on wheels for my scrap art, metalworking and general crafting projects was to get a…
A little love letter to my online store bicycle 10 CyclingGear reviews
26/04/2019

A little love letter to my online store bicycle

The thing I'll never understand about my bike - and never complain about - is how for only 300€ it could start out as a 9/10 ride when so many…

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