Here's a simple way to make a little microwave cake that are super easy and great for the van life. 2 ingredients and 1 minute to cook, it doesn't get any easier (or cheaper) than that.
While traveling in van life (or any mobile life) the dishes need to be properly stored so as not to bounce around and damage one another. I've sewed a few covers that are super easy to do (anyone can do them they are that easy) and so maybe it will help you also.
Sewing a protective cover for a pan.
Sewing a simple cover to protect a lid.
Sewing a cover for the microwave base.
Sewing a cover for coffee mugs.
Sewing covers for small dishes.
Sewing a cover for a dish or plate.
Here's a simple and inexpensive way to make shower wipes for the van life or anytime really.
Here's a simple recipe for van life that uses minimal ingredients and not much energy to cook it.
Van life has it's challenges and one of them is a night time street sweeper. (And the blower guys before him, sending all the debris into the parking lot so he can come along and sweep it up. ) Makes for a noisy night but that's part of the van life:-) but all for the glory of God.