It seems I’ve been so focused on building up Smokey Da Van — the website, the YouTube channel, the Instagram, the Facebook page, the Twitter, and the cat’s Twitter — that I completely forgot to come back here and mention what I’ve been up to. Pretty much all of my creative efforts that haven’t been […]Read More Smokey Da Van
It’s been a minute since I posted anything here. I’ve been happily chugging along at FIXD, writing whatever needs to be written at the moment. I’ve spent the past week or two putting together a badly needed update for our tire buyer’s guide. I’m rather proud of it, so I’ll share it here.Read More Buyer’s Guide to the Best Car Tires
I’m still reworking my personal website with regard to #vanlife. Before, I had a whole section about The Pirate Van, my 2003 Dodge Ram conversion van that I’d turned into a part-time home on wheels. I sold that van in late 2020 and bought Smokey Da Van to go full-time. We have an entire website […]Read More The No-Build Van Build
So what exactly am I writing for FIXD? With the new blog up and running, my work is finally starting to get published to the world. Here’s a good example of the sort of work I’m doing these days. It’s an explainer about OBD2 scanners in general. Of course, FIXD features prominently in it, but […]Read More OBD2 Scanners: What Are They and What Do They Do?
Yes, I know I’ve mashed two sayings together quite badly here, but that’s the point. That’s pretty much been my life since March 24, when I woke up to a smoke alarm alerting me that my apartment was on fire. Nothing has gone according to my previous plan since that point. The funny thing is […]Read More Sometimes You Have To Break a Few Eggs to Make Lemonade