Not-So-Typical Travel Gift Guide

There are affiliate links in here.  If you purchase anything through them I get a tiny commission at no extra cost to you.  It helps keep me on adventures and this blog running. I know, I know.  It's not even Halloween yet.  But, that just gives you plenty of time to get some of these…

36 Pictures That Will Put Taiwan At The Top Of Your Bucketlist

Like Slovenia, I realized I had a ton of pictures from Taiwan that I never shared.  Or probably even edited.  Sometimes I like to go back and look at pictures from past trips because I'll see some and think why didn't I do anything with this yet?  So, these are those pictures.  The ones I never…

Why Skillshare Is The Best

There are affiliate links in here.  If you purchase anything through them I get a commission at no extra cost to you.  It helps keep me on adventures and this blog running.   After seeing Skillshare pop up on a few blogs I love, I decided to give it a shot.  I always like learning…

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7 Reasons You Should Visit Taiwan

There are affiliate links in here.  If you purchase anything through them I get a tiny commission at no extra cost to you.  It helps keep me on adventures and this blog running. It's no secret that I love Taiwan, or that I didn't love it at all the first two weeks I was there.…

How I Found My Favorite Book

I lugged this brick of a book around with me for a whole month.  30 whole days with Shantaram either in my hand or my backpack.  Over 900 pages became part of my backpack that day when I picked it up in Taiwan. I was in the homestretch of a backpacking trip and on my…

Things To Consider In A Seasonal Job

Now that you know why you should work seasonally and how to find the job you want, I'm going to tell you the things I think you should ask about that job.  You know the part of the interview, at the end, where they say do you have any questions?  and you probably say none that I…

How To Find A Seasonal National Park Job

Last year I got into working seasonally around the US in, or near, national parks.  I didn't even know it was a thing until someone I used to work with went to Yellowstone for a summer.  I didn't really know what I was doing when I started looking, but my system worked out pretty well.…

Why You Should Work Seasonally At Least Once

After my first summer working in Utah I decided working seasonally is something everyone should do at least once.  It's not for everyone, but there's only one way to find out.  Plus, you're not limited to national parks.  There are ranches all over out west.  Ski resorts are all over as well.  In the summer…

34 Photos To Make You Want To Experience A Wyoming Winter

There are affiliate links in here.  If you purchase anything through them, I get a tiny commission at no extra cost to you.  That will help keep this blog running and the adventures going. It's finally time!  I am starting to share my photos and adventures from this winter, that's why there was a little…