A great travel guitar setup that won't break the bank...

The Best Travel Guitar Setup without Breaking the Bank

This article may contain affiliate links. If you make a purchase through these links, I will earn a commission at no extra cost to you. Thanks!So you wanna play guitar but you also want to (or have to) travel, huh? The two things are seemingly at odds, what with a bulky acoustic or heavy electric guitar and all the stuff …

Inspiring Short Climbing Videos Online

The Most Inspiring Short Climbing Videos Online

I found myself reflecting on some of the best climbing movies I’ve ever seen: of course, there are a number of incredible feature-length films, but I also wanted to highlight a few of the amazing short climbing films (5-15 minutes) that folks are putting up online to watch for free from the comfort of your home. There are truly some amazing, …

The Ultimate List of Epic Road Trip Books

The Ultimate List of Epic Road Trip Books

A great book has the power to not just take you along for the ride with the author but to instill in you the burning desire to hit the road yourself. This list of the best road trip books is sure to keep you busy for a while and will make you want to hand your boss your two-weeks notice …

21 Best Road Trip Apps

21 Best Road Trip Apps for Traveling Across America

There’s nothing like a Great American Road Trip? Don’t you think? Back in the old days you had to have a pile of tapes to keep you entertained, paper maps, guide books, and much more in order to be prepared for life on the road, but now we’ve got a handful of awesome road trip apps on our smartphones that …

How I made $429.01 on my blog last month (Monthly Income Report)

September 2016 Income Report

Here’s the deal: Time for another one of my monthly online income reports. I set the goal of earning $1,200 per month exclusively from my website and related projects by the end of the year. You might be wondering why I share this: These monthly income reports are meant to hold me accountable to both myself and my readers. They …

Corre Mi Tierra 10k Medellin Colombia

Corre Mi Tierra 10k: My First Organized Race

So I just finished my first ever organized race, the Corre Mi Tierra 10.5k in Medellin, Colombia! The event was outstanding: well-organized, well-equipped, lots of fun with tons of people, and challenging. As I’ve mentioned previously on the blog, I’ve had an on-again, off-again, love/hate relationship with running. But after we drove to Colombia and got settled into life here …

March 2016 Income Report - Desk to Dirtbag

March 2016 Income Report

Here’s the deal: Time for another one of my monthly online income reports. I set the goal of earning $1,200 per month exclusively from my website and related projects by the end of the year. You might be wondering why I share this: These monthly income reports are meant to hold me accountable to both myself and my readers. They …

BioLite SolarPanel 5+ Unboxing and First Impressions

The folks at BioLite reached out to me and asked me to take a look at their new BioLite SolarPanel 5+. After a bit of delay in shipping and customs, it actually arrived here in Medellin, Colombia… I’m always surprised when things make it here, hah. I decided to put together a quick unboxing and impressions video as I used …