5 Fun Things About Albanians You Didn’t Know

Chances are you do not know much about the small country of Albania. That is not surprising considering this was a communist country up until 1992 which is fairly recently.  It is virtually untouched by tourism. I would go as far to say that it is Europe’s best-kept secret. I had never even heard of […]

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A Simple Living Morning Routine Here In Albania

A New Home Distant chatter and music from the cafes below dance through my window. Fresh crisp cold air flows through my patio door as I move through my morning routine here in Albania while enjoying our new Airbnb. I am so thankful for our new home because it is perfect for the girls and […]

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How A Single Mom Affords To Travel Full-Time

I have been asked by multiple people in the last few days how we afford to travel full-time and how they can too. Read on to find out how a single mom affords to travel full-time. When we first started traveling, we lived off my military retirement check. It wasn’t much but you can live in […]

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That One Time I Got Lost In The Jungle

Hot air greeted us as we stepped out of the airplane in San Juan, Puerto Rico feeling energized. This was the start of our journey as a full-time traveling family. We made it! After getting our tiny blue rental car, we started our drive. Immediately, I noticed road conditions were different than the US. That […]

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How To Survive Financially As A Single Mom

moving abroad as a single mom

How To Survive Financially As A Single Mom Almost two years ago, after I got out of an emotionally abusive marriage, I tried to figure out how to survive financially as a single mom. It was scary. I had a 3-month-old and the thought of working long hours and putting her in daycare made my […]

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My Life In Albania

Life In Albania Imagine a country where the people are kind and welcoming, the sun shines nearly every day, the prices are as cheap as Thailand, and visas are not an issue for Americans considering they can stay for up to a year visa-free. Does such a magical place exist? It sure as heck does! […]

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Welcome To Ireland. Not!

Welcome To Ireland. Not! We landed in Dublin, Ireland at 6:50 am. It was our first time in Ireland and a sense of relief took over that we had actually made it after a sudden change in plans and a canceled flight. From there, I planned on taking a bus to Belfast in Northern Ireland […]

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An Unexpected Message

An Unexpected Message I reached over to turn off the stupid alarm on my phone after a semi-refreshing sleep. My mind was racing all night due to the anxiety of upcoming travels. There was a text message on my screen that read something like this- Your flight has been canceled due to technical difficulties. You […]

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A Change Of Plans

After spending a few miserable weeks in the states nearly working myself to death Ubering every single day just to keep us afloat, I booked tickets to Ireland. Don’t get me wrong. I loved visiting friends and family but I felt out of place back in the states. There is no doubt in my mind […]

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10 Things I Miss The Most About America

10 Things I Miss The Most About America As much as we love Mexico, we are looking forward to our upcoming trip back to America. Let me be clear. I know Mexico is a part of America but it is not the country that comes to people’s mind when someone says America so bear with […]

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