What we are reading now

Of the many things that are providing inspiration for this adventure are two books (AudioBooks in my case) that have had a huge impact. As mentioned in one of our first posts, Tim Ferris’s first book The 4 Hou...

Shhhh…. it’s a secret!

One thing that has been rather ‘interesting’ is that we have not told our family or friends about what we are planning on doing yet. We have spoken to a few people, but apart from a couple of friends nobody kno...

Our first Comment

Okay I know it might sound a little childish, but today we got our first comment on one of our blog posts. A wonderful person by the name of Karlie left a comment on our post about Working Remotely. I always...

The joy of travel research

One of the great things I love about heading to any new location when we travel is the fun in researching the destination. This often involves madly Googling the hot spots, trawling through Trip Advisor revi...

Are We Crazy?

Just gave myself  bit of a fright today when I stopped and thought what we are planning on doing. We are going to uproot our lives and those of our children to move to another country where we don’t speak the ...

Getting back to the fun things

Among the many reasons that we are looking to take a spend a year away is to get back to some of the fun things that we did when things weren’t as hectic. For me, one of these things is SCUBA Diving. I first...

Getting some Perspective

So what is important to you?   It’s something I have been asked many times over my life, and especially in relation to career and family. My response has changed over the years as my priorities have ...

List List and more Lists

I have to admit that I am a bit of a list junkie. I love making lists, editing lists and best of all… checking items off a To-Do list. There is even research that shows checking items off a To-Do list can be ju...