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With two days left of the tour, I figured it’s time I blog about life on a tour bus. This summer I had the fortunate experience of living on Destiny’s Child’s former tour bus and of course I did everything with the mentality of, “what would Destiny’s Child do?”

To those in bandwagons, RVs and buses, there are 2 rules that everyone M U S T follow and those are:
no pooping
no toilet paper in the toilet
There are usually miscellaneous rules like
no basic bitches (which could be translated to, “no wristbanders that aren’t family, friends or loved ones”)
take your shoes off before entering the bus
don’t be a shithead

Your busmates become your family and your bus is your home. The rules sound silly, especially the no wristbanders, but it’s the same as having a random person from the street walk into your home and hang out. You knooow you wouldn’t be down with that!
Living with 11 dudes isn’t as gross as it may sound. I think I totally hit the jackpot when I was placed on the Air Dubai bus because every dude is tidy and showers often. If anything, I think I am the gross one, but I’m not here to out myself! I shower daily, but I sometimes leave things in the common area and it’s like, “come on, courtney!”
Having alone time on a bus isn’t as hard as it may seem. Once again, I hit the jackpot with having only 11 busmates and not 19. The constant flow of foot traffic and personalities can drive anyone crazy, but one way I’ve avoided losing my mind is setting an alarm clock and getting up early (to poop) and on the walk to production, I’m listening my music before doors open. It puts me in a solid state of being and if I feel a weird mood coming on, I’ve always just sat alone in my bunk.
I raise my sippy cup to the bands traveling in vehicles that aren’t buses, RVs or bandwagons. I don’t think I could ever survive warped tour in a van.
Be on the look out for my final blog!
Always,Courtney

With two days left of the tour, I figured it’s time I blog about life on a tour bus. This summer I had the fortunate experience of living on Destiny’s Child’s former tour bus and of course I did everything with the mentality of, “what would Destiny’s Child do?”

To those in bandwagons, RVs and buses, there are 2 rules that everyone M U S T follow and those are:

  1. no pooping
  2. no toilet paper in the toilet

There are usually miscellaneous rules like

  1. no basic bitches (which could be translated to, “no wristbanders that aren’t family, friends or loved ones”)
  2. take your shoes off before entering the bus
  3. don’t be a shithead

Your busmates become your family and your bus is your home. The rules sound silly, especially the no wristbanders, but it’s the same as having a random person from the street walk into your home and hang out. You knooow you wouldn’t be down with that!

Living with 11 dudes isn’t as gross as it may sound. I think I totally hit the jackpot when I was placed on the Air Dubai bus because every dude is tidy and showers often. If anything, I think I am the gross one, but I’m not here to out myself! I shower daily, but I sometimes leave things in the common area and it’s like, “come on, courtney!”

Having alone time on a bus isn’t as hard as it may seem. Once again, I hit the jackpot with having only 11 busmates and not 19. The constant flow of foot traffic and personalities can drive anyone crazy, but one way I’ve avoided losing my mind is setting an alarm clock and getting up early (to poop) and on the walk to production, I’m listening my music before doors open. It puts me in a solid state of being and if I feel a weird mood coming on, I’ve always just sat alone in my bunk.

I raise my sippy cup to the bands traveling in vehicles that aren’t buses, RVs or bandwagons. I don’t think I could ever survive warped tour in a van.

Be on the look out for my final blog!

Always,
Courtney