• Unique Gifts for Adventure Travelers

    15 Unique Gift Ideas for the Adventure Traveler

    Giving is my favorite part of Christmas. Seeing a smile light up your friend or family member’s face after they open up your present is one of my favorite feelings. If you’re like me, you probably spend lots of time searching the internet and scrolling through Christmas gift idea lists in order to find the perfect gift. While I can’t tell you what to buy for ten baby nephew, I can tell you a bit about what gifts the adventure traveler on your list might want. ‘Adventure traveler’ meaning someone who loves being outdoors and is constantly going on road trips or plane flights to new places. Aka me. So…

  • Growing Money with UpWork

    Make Money on UpWork: Get Hired for Your First Job

    Cha-ching! That’s the sound my bank account made today because my monthly paycheck from UpWork, my side hustle, got deposited. This is Part 1 of a small post series about how to make money on UpWork. I made over $100 in my first month on UpWork and in this series I will explain how you can turn it into a viable source of side cash like I have. In this post, I will go over how you can get hired for your first job (this isn’t exactly a piece of cake). Before I dive in, let me give you a little background on UpWork: What is UpWork? UpWork is an…

  • Planning My Digital Nomad Travels

    My Dream of Being a Digital Nomad

    Do you know what you want to do when you get older? Or rather, do you know what you don’t want to do when you get older? Sometimes getting where we want to go is more a matter of avoiding where we absolutely don’t want to be and figuring the rest out along the way. It’s easy to fall off the bandwagon, especially when your goal is to travel-full time as a digital nomad. Humor me as we go through my perception of the typical work day, if it’s too painful to read feel free to skip through. I must admit it’s boring and monotonous and awful, but it’s a powerful…