What if you could take a break or quit your job for a few months or even a year? Would you do it? Here is why I took a career break and how it actually helped my career Why take a career break? Everyone needs to get away for a while—to recharge, reset and do […]Continue reading
I didn’t know that losing my virginity would be so disappointing and humiliating. It was also necessary. I was a twitter virgin I’m no internet prude, nor do I have a social media or Twitter aversion but for years, I resisted temptation and peer pressure to jump in bed with all the other twitter users. […]Continue reading
Back when we were transitioning from our comfy suburban lifestyle and before we decided to move to France, we had no permanent home for one year. Here is a look at how much stuff we travelled with. RECAP: HOW MUCH STUFF DO WE TRAVEL WITH? In case you are new hear and don’t know our story, […]Continue reading
let’s face it, no one wants to be a big bore or lead a boring life. So why are there so many boring people out there walking, you’re not alone. I’ve been there. Here is my take on how I dealt with these questions and how I try to be less boring or more interesting.Continue reading
The decision to leave life behind and take the kids to France was not easy nor direct. Here is a look at the hurdles and months leading up to our decisionContinue reading
Whether you are moving to the next city or across the ocean to another country, you are going to have to downsize your book collection or get rid of all your books all together. Here are the steps I took that helped us tackle our monstrous book collection. My First Minimalist Baby steps It broke […]Continue reading
Escaping the rat-race to write a book, spend a family sabbatical year in France or back pack through South East Asia may sound like an impossible dream.
But with some clever planning, a dash of courage and a pound of persistence, you can make that seemingly impossible dream of a sabbatical year a reality.
It’s never easy to leave especially after you have kids, friends and a life. Find why we decided to leave California. It was the catalyst that set us on our travel adventure to FranceContinue reading
Do you need a hang tag for your handmade products or simple gift tag? Just need a few hang tags that you can adjust and tweak until you are ready to outsource the production of your hang tags? Here is a really cute, affordable and simple solution you can do yourself at home.Continue reading
Want to do a craft fair show? You are going to need a checklist to remember everything you need to do and bring for the show. Use mine as a starting point to create your own rather than making one from scratch.Continue reading