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The Ultimate Guide to Housesitting - Live Like a Local, Live Rent Free, Travel Longer

The Ultimate Guide to Housesitting – Live Like a Local, Live Rent Free, Travel Longer

Another cool way to travel for longer while saving big money. House sitting is the key for many long term travelers and can be a great way to live like a local, live rent free, and travel longer.

The Mountain is calling and I must go.

The Mountain is calling and I must go.

Just returning from a quick trip to Mount Rainier. Absolutely stunning, as it always is. Inspired by the beauty of the Mountain, and in a direct rip-off (homage?) to John Muir, I was inspired to...

How to Make a Tent-Ertainment Center for your Tablet

How to Make a Tent-Ertainment Center for your Tablet

Andrea and I have been heading out pretty regularly here in Washington State, but it's winter here. The nights are long and cold--when you don't have a fire, there isn't a whole lot to do...

On the Road Again - New Adventures in the States

On the Road Again – New Adventures in the States

Well, we're back from Florida and I brought Andrea along for the ride--she's adjusting to the cold and wet Northwest winter versus what she's accustomed to in Medellin, also known as the City of Eternal...

November 2014 Income Report

November 2014 Income Report

My monthly income report for November 2014 with full transparency about what I am earning from blogging and freelance internet work. See what's been working for me and what isn't.

Gift Guide for Digital Nomads and Outdoor Adventurers

Gift Guide for Digital Nomads and Outdoor Adventurers

Black Friday--it's a "Holiday" that that marks our transition from a day of being thankful and spending time with family into a time of pure, unadulterated consumption with a shopping frenzy which is frequently marked...

Photo Favorite - Castleton Tower near Moab, Utah.

Photo Favorite – Castleton Tower near Moab, Utah.

Castleton Tower near Moab, Utah. There's just something about the still desert air and open expanses. Especially with a light blanket of snow covering it. Utah is truly a magical place. Prior to this trip I'd only been...

Hanging Out in Ouray Colorado

Hanging Out in Ouray Colorado

Lowering my buddy Mark off of a route in the Poser's Lounge outside of Ouray, Colorado. The Poser's Lounge is a steep mixed climb--and by steep I mean it is a big roof cave that you...

October 2014 Income Report

October 2014 Income Report

As I mentioned publicly back in June, my goal is to cover 100% of my average expenses here in Medellin ($1,200) and to ramp up the income generated exclusively from my website to $500 per...


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