Starting Our Canadian Departure

  Arias sat in the backseat of our car crying yesterday. We waved goodbye to our Golden family and hit the road towards our next [...]

By | September 7th, 2017|FAMILY TRAVEL, parenting, Summer, Travel|3 Comments

When It’s Worth Not Being Cheap

  Eben and I find ourselves in a funny grey zone. We are not cheap. But we are not frivolous with our money either. We [...]

By | September 4th, 2017|FAMILY TRAVEL, Travel, TRAVEL TIPS|1 Comment

Relaxing And Winging It Can Be Beneficial To You

  Leaving the details to the unknown is something we have gotten rather good at. The art of winging it has gone further than just [...]

By | August 28th, 2017|General, parenting, Travel|5 Comments

Why You Should Absolutely Travel With Your Kids

  One of the comments that we hear surprisingly ofter when it comes to our travels is, “too bad your kids won’t remember any of [...]

By | August 24th, 2017|FAMILY TRAVEL, parenting, Travel, TRAVEL TIPS|3 Comments

How To Help Kids Deal With The Grief Of Moving

  Travelling with our kids is an incredible gift we’re giving to them. We know it. We are constantly reminded of it by others. They [...]

By | August 17th, 2017|FAMILY TRAVEL, parenting, Travel, TRAVEL TIPS|0 Comments

How To Deal With Sending Our Kids Off To School

  We have celebrated many milestones similarly to the rest of our peer groups. Graduated high school, graduated uni. Travelled. Married. Worked. Had kids. Travelled [...]

By | August 7th, 2017|parenting|7 Comments

A Week Of Not Feeling Like Myself, I Was Blue

  To say this last week was rough is an understatement. I was bluer than blue. I’ve experienced funks before, but usually I manage to [...]

By | July 27th, 2017|General, parenting|2 Comments

Our Adventures In Building Our Own House: Chopping Trees, Peeling, and Putting Up Logs

  Standing around, behind a row of protective trees, I have to say that I felt pretty useless. Eben was cutting down the first of [...]

By | July 24th, 2017|build, Eco Home, work|5 Comments

Our Adventures In Building Our Own House: Plans, a Shipping Container, Forms, and Rebar

  Looking at our build site, sometimes I feel like we haven’t made much advancement at all. But now, looking at everything we have done [...]

By | July 10th, 2017|build, Eco Home, Summer, work|4 Comments

How To Comfortably Live In A Travel Trailer

For those who thought living in a 41ft sailboat was crazily small for our family of four, now you may think we’re insane. We have [...]

By | July 3rd, 2017|build, Eco Home, Summer|0 Comments
Load More Posts