I am by no means wealthy, not even close. My partner and I combined made less than $30,000 last year. Yet last year we spent 2 weeks in Hawai'i and 6 weeks in Europe. This year we are away for 12 weeks - spending 4 weeks in England, 4 weeks in Italy, and 4 weeks in Hungary. Here's how we do it without selling our souls (and all of our stuff)!Read More
I always say I'm going to send out Christmas cards and then I never do. I did the same thing again this year. And I'm always like - oh I'm going to do one of those adorable "highlights of our year" newsletter type deals. And I never do.
Except this year I DID. And here it is.Read More
Over the past few years we have made four trips to Europe and have researched the process extensively. And it turns out that getting to Europe is actually pretty cheap. Before I had ever traveled there, I always thought the idea of planning a trip was a little daunting. I knew that lots of airlines flew to lots of different European cities, but how was I to know what was the best and cheapest way?Read More
One of the #1 benefits to being a Couchsurfing host is that it keeps your life fresh and in perspective. It breaks up your routine and provides opportunities for new connections and learning from the travelers that you host. It reminds you that people in the world are good.Read More
Here’s a simple step-by-step guide to help you on your way to being a bad ass Airbnb guest! Airbnb is such a great platform to use for traveling - save money, stay with locals, have more fun!
And just shut the fuck up before you say oh this is an opportunity to slow down or whatever the fuck. There are roughly 16 waking hours in any given day. I can only consciously chew my food or watch the sunset or meditate for so long. One month in a tiny hill town in Italy is way.too.long.Read More
I get a lot of pleasure out of food and am not one to deprive myself, so we’re definitely not eating cereal and canned soup! In this post I share my best tips for eating organic on a budget, plus some inexpensive, easy, healthy meal and snack ideas!Read More