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DIY Sprinter Conversion Van. Fresh Organic Recipes. Travel Stories and Inspiration from the Scenic Route with Baby and Pup

DIY Van Conversion Pictures and Tutorials

DIY Van Conversion ideas

The ultimate DIY project for any adventure seeker is, by far, a DIY Van Conversion.  But, adventure seekers BEWARE! Converting a van yourself, is highly addictive.   Especially if you are an idea maker, a dreamer, or a perfectionist.  You may find there is always room for a design tweak, and new ideas for functionality keep coming.  But don’t let that detour you, because a DIY van conversion project can.. Read More

Sprinter Van Conversion pictures!

We are 4 months into our Sprinter Van conversion and it is starting to look pretty amazing, if I do say so.  Just a month after our little bundle arrived, we found our Sprinter, the dream-mobile for any true adventurer.  But with zero experience on converting a van, a great amount of time had to be put into research, prior to even beginning any actual physical labor .  Not to.. Read More

Christmas Vacation, commence!? Part 2: Sprinter repair

It’s full service here at your vacation rental!  The husband woke me with a Starbucks pumpkin spice latte, and new hope shined thru the morning.   It’s got to be the belt tensioner, I can see the spring and that doesn’t seem right. The 3 dirty pieces in the top of the picture below, is what he pulled off the sprinter (along with some dirt and a bunch of crumbly.. Read More