IT'S FINALLY HERE | First Days of Spring at Our Cabin 

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FIRST DAYS OF SPRING IN CANADA = Light at the End of the Long Winter Tunnel is finally here!! We are SO excited to begin tackling outdoor renovation projects again (like deck building, an outdoor kitchen, woodshed, outdoor shower, bunkie and so much more!!!) We cannot believe how close we are to building our home in the woods!!
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We've always envisioned moving into the woods by the lake and building our dream tiny cabin as a home base for us to come back to in between our international travels. We cannot wait to have a place to call our own!! Sharing our first days of SPRING with you this week... we can see the light at the end of this long, dark and very VERY cold Canadian winter!!
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How Did We Get Here?
Abandoning our Van in Africa bit.ly/2Kff0HT
After an incredible 3 years of living, working, and traveling in our self converted Sprinter Van we made the very tough decision to abandon it in Africa to take a rescue flight back to Canada. As it has for all of us this global pandemic has flipped our world upside down. When our Prime Minister announced that he was sending repatriation flights over to Africa to pick up Canadians who were stuck (due to border closures) we consulted with friends and family closest to us and realized that in this time of crisis we should be back in our home country. Halting our dream of driving around the world was a hard pill to swallow which is why we knew we needed a big project to keep our mind + body busy while social distancing back here in Toronto. Enter building an off-grid tiny house on wheels!! But after nearly 6 months, we realized that our dreams of continuing van life across North America in our new van build were not a current reality with the state of the world. So, we've found ourselves pursuing something we've dreamed of since we first got together 8 years ago... a cabin in the woods 😊
Tour the renovations we've done to our self converted sprinter van:
VAN TOUR after 2 years living in our TINY HOUSE on wheels bit.ly/newvantour
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Who are we?
We're Eamon and Bec, a Toronto-based couple who live full-time in our self converted Sprinter Van!! SUBSCRIBE for wanderlust travel, behind the scenes of what it's really like to live in a van, and videos all about the yummy vegan food we make + eat! VAN LIFE COUPLE.
Our goal here is to inspire you to chase after your own dreams however big (or small... tiny homes anyone?) they may be! We hope to create a community of like-minded, positive individuals who will grow to love and support one another on their own journeys.

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Mar 21, 2021




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Julie Demers
Julie Demers 7 hours ago
You were in my neck of the woods!! Ottawa!
Tim Royal
Tim Royal 12 hours ago
Cracks me up... "Management" my whole life... always seemed like I was the one working... aaaannnddd... Brother, you never win the argument!
Elizabeth Alulod
Nice house i love it
Justin Dodge
Justin Dodge Day ago
I miss you guys but I completely understand that you need time ❤ I hope to see you on a Sunday someday!😊
Sherry Pearson
Sherry Pearson 2 days ago
I understand that you guys are in morning for your friend hope you're all well just wanted to let you know I miss you
Tiffany Anderson
Tiffany Anderson 4 days ago
Team Bec! Looks amazing guys.
Sandra P
Sandra P 7 days ago
Be careful on those ATVs! My beautiful niece was killed on one recently. She rode them her whole life too. Also, 2 different friends had kids killed on them. The accident is usually fatal & not only injuries when you have an accident on one of those things. I hate them. I even told my niece I hated their new one because they are so dangerous which ended up being the one she was killed on.
Trinity Ewing
Trinity Ewing 7 days ago
What set of armoire did you guys get? We are trying to find some for our bedroom and we love those!!
AbundantlyClear 8 days ago
Here they are chest of drawers.
Just Heather
Just Heather 9 days ago
The fan blades are not real wood, but they spray paint up nice.
vanessa Nessa
vanessa Nessa 9 days ago
Amazing channel guys!! WOW! 🙌I came across your channel while researching van builds and I've been hooked! I LOVE your positivity, it's infectious:) you guys are so relatable also! I was like "wait... they're Canadian too?? And living in Kingston too?" Crazy!! It's so cool to find your channel of you in some remote part of the world to recognizing my favourite places in my home town! You guys have really created an awesome community and I couldn't be happier for you guys and all your hard work. Huge thank you for letting us into your lives and hearts, and you are in ours ❤️❤️☺️
Pamela Suarez
Pamela Suarez 9 days ago
Team bek
Sylvie Alla
Sylvie Alla 9 days ago
I love your channel. I have been following it since its beginning. I have started my channel and I will keep posting about my van build. I have gotten my van to start van life but run into a problem. I have a leak and am now going to the mechanic to see if I need an engine or a gasket. PLEASE share with your youtube friends us-first.info/more/MODQ7fYZ24rXFC2U2owT9w
Rebecca 11 days ago
Hey are you guys there
Rebecca 11 days ago
Hey Eamon and bec are you there
Colleen S.
Colleen S. 11 days ago
Where did you purchase the Lexan? Love the clear look!!
Judy Mcintire
Judy Mcintire 12 days ago
Love your videos! You two are adorable & fun to watch! 🤗💖
Skylar Skyra
Skylar Skyra 12 days ago
Paint the fan blades black to pop!
Skylar Skyra
Skylar Skyra 12 days ago
Tina 12 days ago
💛 both of you guys!! always bring a smile to my face, love the podcast as well. This is a huge THANK YOU to BEC!!! I finally found jeans I can afford and actually fit. Bonus shop in the comfort of my home!!!! Thredup is amazing and im so grateful for your info. Hope you guys are doing ok, good to see you staying busy. Winters up north can be hard on a person mentally and physically. (moved south over 10 yrs ago for that reason) fun can be had but cold and snow make the short days even shorter sometimes. Stay positive, real and keep eachother number ONE! Your both amazing
Val Ramsey
Val Ramsey 14 days ago
Hey Bec and Eamon, I'm so sorry for the lost of your dear freind. I can not stop crying . she was and is a shining star that will always be your light in the night sky. Val from Montreal. this to shall pas.
Jessie Marie
Jessie Marie 15 days ago
Team Bec!
Ashley Gentry
Ashley Gentry 16 days ago
Sending you all the love ❤️💕❤️💕❤️
Eddie Buglass
Eddie Buglass 16 days ago
Kinda disagree with the comment about IKEA furniture... depending on what you buy... it's on the whole ingenious and well engineered.
Joanna Wathen
Joanna Wathen 17 days ago
They are called chester drawers around here.
Melissa Pasqua
Melissa Pasqua 18 days ago
I’m on team Bec!😁
Nicholas Brown
Nicholas Brown 20 days ago
I love what you did with the ceiling fan! It was thorough and clean 🙂
Luluita17 21 day ago
Team BEC all the way.....babyyyyyy!
Earthell 21 day ago
Please someone tell me what kind of dog Bruce is, he’s beautiful ♥️
Matthew McNutt
Matthew McNutt 21 day ago
I'm on team Reduce! Buying things is never good for the environment ;) Love the videos though !!
J C.G.
J C.G. 23 days ago
Ok I gotta admit, awhile ago it seemed like all youtubers used the same skill share layout but glad to see you guys back to unique
Lucy Mueller
Lucy Mueller 23 days ago
Becs side dur
Michael Ellingsworth
Susan Shaver
Susan Shaver 23 days ago
Hey, is that bear country? Door knobs are harder for them to open than those door levers. .... Just an FYI !
Mehi Centeno
Mehi Centeno 24 days ago
I love how my family can Watch you guys! 🤍🤍🤍
2nd Hand Overland
2nd Hand Overland 25 days ago
15:32 "Hey Bec, Is that a vape pen in your pocket, or are you just happy to see me?"
Mary Witt
Mary Witt 25 days ago
In the warmer weather you won't want screens in all your windows to let a breeze come through the house?
Pluff Mud
Pluff Mud 25 days ago
Just paint it white
Pluff Mud
Pluff Mud 25 days ago
Chest of drawers
Scho and Jo
Scho and Jo 25 days ago
13:27 - We named our boat Pivot. We know Bec can get sea sick, but incase you're interested, you're welcome aboard M/V Pivot.
Skylynn Idlett
Skylynn Idlett 25 days ago
Bec all the way you got Too much clothes man
bert 25 days ago
Give that man his shelf!
Gaby Valladares-Lopez
Sunday funday with you guys!!!
Robert Nicholson
Robert Nicholson 25 days ago
Thank you for the fun and lessons in ice skating & yoga pants -Mosa's settled in so well with you- please 'fail' at fostering mines been with me 2 years ( a temporary foster honest).
Angela Stazknee
Angela Stazknee 25 days ago
In my eyes, Tim is the actor Michael Keaton!
Megan Gayer
Megan Gayer 25 days ago
gosh 😝 the skating montage made me choked up and I had to hold back tears! Long covid year and seeing you guys have so much fun with your family was just so good for the soul!
Mama Kim
Mama Kim 25 days ago
When you buy your kitchen make sure to get a sink with an integrated draining board! I really don’t understand why over the pond you don’t have draining boards but disgusting absorbent mats! Even with an under mounted butler’s (farmhouse) sink you can have a wooden draining board at the side made out of marine grade wood with grooves to drain the water to the sink.
Anoop CH
Anoop CH 25 days ago
Waiting for this week's vlog...❤️
Misty Heilmann
Misty Heilmann 25 days ago
Team Bec
ashlyn n
ashlyn n 26 days ago
team eamon
Rhonda Wilkins
Rhonda Wilkins 26 days ago
Y'all are literally months from being 30 YEARS YOUNG....watch how fast the clock ticks after this 🎂 birthday~better find you a good multi~vite to start repping online.
haylee tharp
haylee tharp 26 days ago
Where’s my vlog?! I’ve been waiting all week!!
LeonC FunadVANtures
next:a mirror on the ceiling?
LeonC FunadVANtures
a little late but... team bec&eamon ...:)
Claudia F
Claudia F 26 days ago
amazinnnggg guys, although me and my partner both thought you were going to paint the wood on the ceiling fan in white, it would contrast the black spray job nicely.. just some food for thought ;-) the white paint/stain could go on lightly so it would still show the wood veins(partner works with wood floors) he mentioned this! looking forward to the new windows!!
Dude 26 days ago
The floor wasn’t installed in the correct staggered pattern. :-(
Bianca Lambarena
Bianca Lambarena 26 days ago
Y’all have a dog?!
Bianca Lambarena
Bianca Lambarena 26 days ago
So never anymore van life?
Ricky Mason
Ricky Mason 26 days ago
The place is looking great 🥰
Jo 26 days ago
My blind dad could put that on in half the time ;) great vid though, love the new Ikea furniture x
ten3films 26 days ago
What is the brand of folding reclining deck chair you have at about 1 min. in? Thanks!
word20 26 days ago
Good word "I thought winter were over" and it is snowing
docanaheim55 27 days ago
Armoire is a fancy name in French for dresser. On the too much stuff argument, put the stuff
docanaheim55 27 days ago
Inside and away get seasonal toyes for season like clothing. New stuff rule........ 1 new item. Lose 2 old. If you don't want to lose something don't add something new.
docanaheim55 27 days ago
To cut Lexan safely reverse a plywood blade maintain constant speed on the circular saw measure plex sheet mark with water marker at each mill edge. Take masking tape and mark your cut. Take your drywall square and clamp it saw table of the saw plate directly over the cut. Use the drywall t to give you a perfect straight edge.
Kimberly Pura Vida
Kimberly Pura Vida 27 days ago
I unsubscribed over Lee, now I am never watching another video over your supporting her disgusting treatment of Max. I hope you learn how to be loyal and appropriate to all humans. She did him wrong in so many ways...you should have been less biased to the ugly human.
Gail Burgett
Gail Burgett 27 days ago
It's my 50th birthday today March 26. I can't wait for Sunday love you guys.
Jspiv 27 days ago
Team Bec because I know how it is 😝🤪
Tyson McKinley
Tyson McKinley 27 days ago
Do you guys ever discuss the music in your videos? The song during your rescue mission sounds extremely familiar.
Angela Mouland
Angela Mouland 27 days ago
Love Tim's appearances, nice guy. Another fab vlog, thanks guys.
Kerri Morris
Kerri Morris 27 days ago
My partner is the exact same. I'm team Bec!
MELANIE Realy 27 days ago
I don’t understand how they don’t have more subscribers it’s like watching a renovations show that keeps me entertained, good video good music and good content
Lucy Lou
Lucy Lou 27 days ago
Haha, u should know better....winter is never over in Canada 🇨🇦 before end of May!🤣
Michelle Ryland
Michelle Ryland 27 days ago
Lightweights!!! :-) I have put up four of those Ikea PAX wardrobes, by my single self this week.
Wahine Wonder
Wahine Wonder 27 days ago
Go Team Eamon!
awkwardly sipping tea
Lordy, please don’t skate on the ice in a vehicle next to your dog. I’ve seen that go horribly wrong :(
MOMMYBELEN TV 27 days ago
hello guys team works makes perfect
Liz de la Garza
Liz de la Garza 27 days ago
Bec of COURSE!!
Lisa Glass
Lisa Glass 28 days ago
Team bec all the way!
Tonya Elam
Tonya Elam 28 days ago
Team fan
Casaducos 28 days ago
i was weirdly attracted to this show and today i realized why- Bec looks like Natalie Wood its eerie
Mr. Burke
Mr. Burke 28 days ago
what breed of dog is Bruce??
Ashley Johnson
Ashley Johnson 28 days ago
Bec’s energy is just so 🥰🥰 and love you too Eamon
Sydney Kurtz
Sydney Kurtz 28 days ago
Is your atv electric ??!
Pow Bang Crash
Pow Bang Crash 28 days ago
Have you guys decided if you are going to adopt Mossa?
TONY NYC 28 days ago
Bec, it just hit me who it is you remind me of.... Ali McGraw... 1970.
Michelle Norris
Michelle Norris 28 days ago
Team BEC 😂🙌👍
Tim Hu
Tim Hu 28 days ago
I love the songs in the episode
Mona Moon
Mona Moon 28 days ago
Your bedroom is so great for sex, not only can you look inside from the outside, but you can also check yourself out in the mirrors
Sinfonian Barelytone
Yeah sorry, changing the side of the bed is a deal breaker.
Shivani Gill
Shivani Gill 28 days ago
can u tell me where i buy that ikea cabinet
zlatniljiljanak 28 days ago
U guys should of spray painted the individual fan panels as well make it all black but either way the cabin is looking amazing hard work pays off 👌
winghonghingdrum 28 days ago
Glow up on the fan reno
István Adamcsók
István Adamcsók 28 days ago
Hy nice work! What is your job?
Karebear Curiosity
Karebear Curiosity 28 days ago
The smile on the window just makes me so happy🤣
Karebear Curiosity
Karebear Curiosity 28 days ago
Everyone says that assembly ikea furniture is a drag, but personally I don’t feel its fair, assemble furniture is a drag yes but at least ikea furniture come with easy to follow instructions. I have tried to assemble stuff from other places with so crappy instructions you cant tell left from right.... now that truly does sucks.
peet k.
peet k. 28 days ago
I really love assembling ikea furniture
kongalor 28 days ago
That ceiling fan came out great! Nice DIY!
पंकज चन्देल
Love u from India
F J 29 days ago
Becky is so sexy
Monica Allison
Monica Allison 29 days ago
I love how much of a perfectionist you guys are and how hard working!! It would take a lot of effort filming this many angles. I hope I can find my other half like you guys have.
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