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Being Able to Say Yes

We could have made plans to travel more without selling all of our stuff. I could have continued to work for someone else, maybe even made more money doing sales for a big company that offered benefits and vacation days. … Continue reading

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The Beginning of A Plan

We’re about 6 months away from our departure date. Of course, we don’t actually have an exact departure date, but we know we are planning to hit the road in June-ish.  Besides not having a departure date, we also don’t … Continue reading

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How in the hell did I get here?

I’m trying to figure out how to explain to you where I am and how I got here. Geographically, I am in Navarre Beach, Florida, a tiny beach town along the Gulf Coast in Santa Rosa County.  At this exact … Continue reading

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Step 2: Deciding Where To Go – Part A

Are you already sick of me talking about this extended vacation? Imagine living with me. I’m at that early infatuation stage where you stop talking to your friends and start listening to his favorite band.  But there is so much … Continue reading

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Step 1: Stop Shopping

So, yes.  Jared and I are talking about traveling for an extended period of time as a family. Although talking is probably not the right word.  We’ve exchanged a few emails that contained mostly sentence fragments. (Which, by the way, … Continue reading

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And This Comes Next

A Window Seat “Jared and I are talking about moving.” That’s how it started.  A little over three years ago.  And then it was “Jared and I are thinking about moving to Orlando.” Within weeks, days it seemed, we were … Continue reading

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I cannot wait to tell you

About taking the train from the airport instead of a taxi or shuttle – and making it just fine! About standing in line for two hours in Times Square to hopefully score cheap tickets to my first Broadway show – … Continue reading

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On our way. Barely.

I picked out my clothes the night before to save time. I got out of bed when the first alarm went off, 15 minutes before the second alarm would tell me it was actually time to get out of bed. … Continue reading

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