Tag Archives: House Sitting

A Backyard Snapshot: Playa Matapalo

From time to time we find ourselves in a location with limited internet access. That is the case in our current house sit in Playa Matapalo. We wanted to keep our blog as up to date as possible so we … Continue reading

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House Sitting as a Part of our Lifestyle

When we started to seriously consider adopting a nomadic lifestyle we realized that house sitting could be a integral part of our plans. Accomodation in particular in many places is beyond our reach financially for extended stays. Much of Western Europe, … Continue reading

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Are We There Yet? Practicing Patience.

Most North Americans will be familiar with this plaintive question from the back seat occupants signalling that they are ready to get there – wherever there may be. For Anne and I, it seems like it’s taking a very long … Continue reading

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Making it Work for Us

The ideal retirement is of course different for everyone. Whether  it is the chance to write full-time, travel, just chill out, dedicate yourself to community service or spend more time with your family, the options are as varied as the range … Continue reading

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