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Your house is my home: living in other people’s spaces.

Hi¬†all! Just a short post as I’m wanting to stay in touch more by writing quick updates with some comical cultural commentary sprinkled in. Let me know what you think or if you have any questions about what it’s like to be location independent! xx   As some of you know, I’ve been in Costa […]

Remote RoundUp: The Final Chapter {for now}

Hello, all you remote workers, wannabes, and hopefuls! ūüėõ I’m posting this week’s remote roundup with the intention that this will be the last one I post for a while. I love staying up to date on all the remote trends, and sharing remote job opportunities with y’all, but I’m gonna press pause on writing¬†these […]

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Remote RoundUp Week 22

¬†Welcome to this week’s Remote Round Up. We are diving into la vida¬†Freelance¬†and thinking about side gigs as the gateway drug into full-blown¬†REMOTE WORK FREEDOM!   I gotta say, I’m enjoying my current role as a consultant/freelancer and I’m learning some great new skills, working with super cool software-apps-programs, and overall adding to my robust […]

Remote Round Up Week 21

Here we are folks, more than halfway through January 2019 and I hope you’re getting into the rhythm of the new year and your remote job search is on fire! If not, don’t sweat– there’s lots of juicy news in the round up this week with a focus on interviews and COVER LETTERS! For the […]

Remote Round Up Week 20

Happy New Year, y’all!! I hope this first week of 2019 has been rad! Explosive! Inspiring! and chill AF! Here are a few little New Year’s nuggets I’m focusing on this year:   Language learning I may be living in a Spanish speaking country, but it’s crazy how little Spanish I actually speak on the daily. […]

Remote Round Up Week 19

Hey¬†Team Remote!! How you?? I’ve been in Costa Rica now for just over a month and sometimes it feels like I’ve been here for ages, other times I feel like I’ve just arrived. We’re housesitting through December with the HIGH hopes of having the construction on our house finished {enough} so that we can move […]

Smart Toys for Kids at Every Age

Guest Post by Harper Reid:   Smart Toys for Kids at Every Age Choosing the right toys for your kids can often be overwhelming. After all, there‚Äôs more to think about than just the toy‚Äôs play value. You also want to choose smart toys that will help your child learn and grow in the best […]

Remote Round Up: Tools, Tech, Remote Jobs Week 18

UPDATE ALERT: this post has some fun updates AND new job news from me! Horray!   It has been 5 months since sharing the last Remote¬†Round Up. That’s a month short of half a year. Time flies, friends. srsly. Let’s take a peek at what I’ve been up to these last months… and then we’ll […]

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Remote Round Up: Tools, Tech, Remote Jobs Week 17

On Friday, I woke to the news that Anthony Bourdain had died. I lost my breath. I was speechless and could do nothing more than scroll through Twitter wide-eyed, looking for more information on his death. I started GraveyardShiftTravel because of a late night decision to start writing again, AND him. You can read my […]

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Remote Round Up: Tools, Tech, Remote Jobs Week 16

Hey, all you remoter wannabes! It’s basically the end of May and I’d love to know if you’ve looked at or applied to any remote jobs lately?? I’m curious because as the glorious summer months quickly approach, you’d probably much rather be working from the lake cabin in the mountains or from your hotel room […]