Back home

Well back to where the trailer is parked in Grand Junction, CO anyway. We drove back from Frisco, CO this afternoon after spending another night in the hotel after my knee surgery on Thursday. Kate drove and did a great job as always. Enzo is still panting a lot in the truck. It’s a little annoying but he doesn’t seem overly stressed.

We stopped in Edwards at our friends Jen and Derek’s for some vegan nachos and some sort of margarita thing made with apple cider. I think it’s called a Manzarita and it was delicious. As were the nachos.

Then our mutual friend Nina showed us photos from this crazy river trip she just did in Ethiopia. She’s pretty sure that she is about the 50th person ever to raft/kayak this river which is wild to consider. There were sections of water that they did not float down as it was just too wild.

Then there were crocodiles and that’s when I decided I probably wouldn’t ever do that trip. But I have been known to change my mind on crazy things.

The knee is doing well. It’s still pretty swollen from surgery but it doesn’t hurt. I’m trying to keep it elevated and iced and of course I’m resting a ton.

Upcoming Interview with Kristin Lajeunesse about Will Travel for Vegan Food

Will Travel for Vegan Food Kristin Lajeunesse

UPDATE: Watch the recording here:

Video Interview with Kristin Lajeunesse about Will Travel for Vegan Food

Announcing Will Travel for Vegan Food vs Rolling with Grass Interview!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OHvUOf17baI&feature=youtu.be&ab_channel=RollingwithGrass
Very exciting news today: On April 24th 2015 I will be interviewing Kristin Lajeunesse about her new book Will Travel for Vegan Food which will be released on Thursday, April 23rd 2015. You will be able to watch live at 10am EST or check out the recording anytime afterwards.
You can watch the Event right here:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dBoiM2midmo
Or go to the Google+ Event Page and RSVP.

Who is Kristin Lajeunesse?

Kristin spent 18 months travelling the US in a van searching out and eating at vegan restaurants everywhere she went. All the while she journaled about it at her website Will Travel for Vegan Food. Here is her summary in her words:

I’m serious about this travel thing. In fact, in 2011 I completely adjusted my lifestyle in an effort to work exclusively online, so that I can work from virtually anywhere.

In January 2011 I left a wonderful full-time job with an amazing animal welfare organization so that I could pursue the art of food and travel discovery.

In order to support this mission I started my own freelance business and now earn a living teaching others how to build businesses, market and promote their work, and general badassery.

She has created a great resource for finding vegan restaurants in various states and cities around the US and world. [Click Here to Find a Vegan Restaurant]

She is an avid blogger and video blogger and started sharing some audio versions of various chapters of her book on her website:

You can follow her on Facebook, Twitter, Youtube, Instagram, and Google+

Aeropress Instructions for Full Time RVing

aeropress instructions for fulltime rving coffee without electricity

Made a short video of Aeropress Instructions in our travel trailer:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EDV4qcerrbk
You can buy them on Amazon:
Aeropress Coffee and Espresso Maker
Aeropress Instructions are as varied as the weather. The basic instructions do a good job but we have found that stirring the grounds a bit more makes for a better cup of coffee.

  1. Less Coffee Used
  2. Less Water used
  3. Less Electricity
  4. Better Coffee Faster

Kate says: makes espresso, regular or iced coffee