Monthly Archives: April 2010

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Gypsy Wednesday – Power to the Cubicle Drone!

Welcome to Gypsy Wednesday! Every Wednesday, I strive to highlight all the juicy morsels related to travel and beyond. Remember when you first started a job, it was exciting? A breath of a new start? Two items you received to mark your status in this company were smooth to the touch business cards, the fonts [...]

By |April 28th, 2010|Life|20 Comments

Is The Nomadic Lifestyle Really Available To Everyone?

Are we simply self-indulgent? Or can travelers be a catalyst for change? Today's guest post is by Sarah Robertson from Footprints of a Backpacker. She asks these challenging questions and then some. Where do you stand? The Burning Question As someone relatively new to the travel blogging/lifestyle redesign community, I have been avidly reading the [...]

By |April 26th, 2010|Life|15 Comments

Outdoor Adventure & Travel Show – Part 2

Thanks to Robin Esrock's magic wand I got to enjoy The Outdoor Adventure and Travel Show in Vancouver this weekend - April 24 and 25. While day 1 involved some newly discovered travel treasures, day 2 had me on the hunt for some useful products for travelers. Face it, most of us are gear geeks. [...]

By |April 25th, 2010|Travel Tips|2 Comments

Outdoor Adventure & Travel Show – Part 1

I had the privilege of attending The Outdoor Adventure and Travel Show being held in Vancouver this weekend - April 24 and 25. Somehow I lied my way into a media pass and was able to scope out over 300 exhibitors. Yup, that's more than the total number of dates I've had in 5 years. [...]

By |April 24th, 2010|Travel Tips|3 Comments

Gypsy Wednesday – When Things Fall Apart

Welcome to Gypsy Wednesday! Every Wednesday, I strive to highlight all the juicy morsels related to travel and beyond. My interest in Buddhism has spanned years, leaving a terrible ache for self-improvement. Lingering in bookstores is another long held pastime, so the second my eyes devoured its cover, When Things Fall Apart had to be [...]

By |April 21st, 2010|Life|7 Comments

Round the World Now

  This is It It's been a furious few days mainly spent on the pavement, a phone line, or surfing the web. A week before the demise of my corporate career a chief worry was meeting my financial goal. ┬áThat concern forced me to consider setting back my leave date of June to August - [...]

By |April 20th, 2010|Adventure|42 Comments