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The Waki Way - Living full-time in a motor home

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We always seem to get asked the same questions about living somewhat off grid in a motor home, to which the answers seem to spark a dozen more questions! So (to give our voices a rest!) here's the answers to our most frequently asked questions...

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Useful Links

A list of links to other websites, blogs and charities we follow, support, or have simply come in handy...



St John Ambulance - making sure more people can be the difference between a life lost and a life saved. Sarah volunteered for 6 years learning a host of useful skills! Help St John Ambulance continue providing their first class First Aid and support at public events and workplaces by training with them, donating or volunteering.


The Wildlife Trusts - be a part of the UK’s largest people-powered environmental organisation working for nature’s recovery on land and at sea. Support them by donating or volunteering at your local reserve.


Soil Association - campaigning for healthy, humane and sustainable food, farming and land use. 


Farms Not Factories - working to support farmers and other organisations to eliminate the shameful welfare horror-show that is 'factory farming'. 

Companies & Suppliers

Abel & Cole - Fresh organic produce, meat and groceries delivered to your door, or awning in our case!


Ethical Superstore - A treasure trove of ethical goodies including fair trade rubber gloves, biodegradable cleaning products, and organic clothing.

Hello Fresh - Complete meal recipe boxes delivered to your door - everything you need and only what you need. Perfectly weighed and packed for a trip away!

Websites - a great place to find 1000's of UK campsite links and reviews along with other related hints and tips.


The Camping & Caravanning Club - Members-only campsites, access to daytime facilities plus discounts on insurance, breakdown and recovery, and outdoors related products.


Self Sufficient-ish - a good website full of information for those wanting to be a little more self sufficient including growing food in small spaces and wild foraging.


Wild - a members only online community of motor home 'wild campers', find the best free camping locations in the UK.

Other Blogs

Deep Red - a self-build motorhome. We found this blog particularly helpful during the re-build. It's always helpful to read about someone else experiences with a similar project and gave us some much needed inspiration and reassurance at times!


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About us:

My name is Sarah and in 2011 my husband Ryan and I decided to buy and re-fit an old motor home - we named it Waki and now live in it full time in the UK!

We live neither on or off-grid, rather somewhere in between, and are not the first and I dare say not the last to choose this way of life... read more>> 

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