Since we’re planning to travel a lot this upcoming year, and our plans for the future will hopefully include a great amount of travel as well, we decided to go ahead and apply for the US Government’s Global Entry program. The program provides pre-screened travelers with quicker access through security, customs and border patrol, as well Read More
Grandma Sandy’s 75th birthday
Just a day after we got back from the Unschoolers Platform conference, we made a trip to stay with family and celebrate the 75th birthday of my Grandma Sandy (kiddo’s great grandma). It was a surprise party that we helped to plan and all went very well with it. It’s the first time we’ve had Read More
We just got back from Mexico, our first international family trip since achieving location independent income. We all had a blast and learned a lot! This is the first installment of our travel story. Our reason for choosing Mexico, and Puerto Morelos in specific, was to join in the Project World School Mexico Family Summit, Read More
Bring on 2016!
2016 has started off with a bang! All of my freelance clients seem to need things at once, I’ve gotten replies to all my bids, gained a new client, had a small business I bartered with call in the favor, and am busy, busy, busy! Meanwhile Dad’s job is also running at full speed, getting Read More
Our first trip!
Now that Dad has gotten used to his new job, we thought it was about time we took a trip to see how it works for him to do his job on the move. Kiddo needed to see his speech therapist in Nashville, TN so we decided it was a good opportunity to test out Read More
We’re not there yet
It’s been years since we started down this path and we haven’t yet achieved our primary goal of location independent income and travel. In some ways, it seems like more of an uphill battle now more than ever. We keep having to remind ourselves that while we haven’t yet achieved our goal yet, we have Read More
In the beginning…
Several years ago now, when our son was still very small, we decided we’d like to live on a sailboat and travel the world. We saw that other families were doing it and wondered how it worked for them. That was the beginning of our research into location independence. For a couple years we focused Read More