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How Financial Freedom Will Change Your Life
What does financial freedom mean? In short, it describes a lifestyle that is organized in such a way that...
The Third Book In The Bestselling Freedom Project Series Is Available Now
I’m really excited to be able to share some wonderful news with you today: My new book, The Freedom...
Write a Book… on the beach!
Coming to you live from my patio in the Bahamas! I’m the author of the book The Freedom Project,...
The last Lonely Planet book you’ll ever buy
This week the postman surprised me with a box of Lonely Planet books. I buy one for every country I visit – so I have built quite the collection on my bookshelf over the years. It makes for a cool addition to my living room. Amongst a few others this time... Read more
The economy of birds
My life’s story so far has seen several chapters where I’ve thrown out everything familiar in an attempt to get rid of things I didn’t like anymore. Leaving Europe behind and relocating to Canada at age 26 was just one of those. It wasn’t from a dissatisfaction with life... Read more
New eBook: On My Way – A Travel Hacker’s Stories From Around the World
I’ve traveled to and explored over 18 countries in Europe, Asia, North and South America. This travel e-book shares some of my practical traveling lifestyle tips, ways to avoid surprise airline fees, as well as many stories from my favourite places all around the world. Some examples of what... Read more
The art of collecting art
I love venturing around the world and learning about other cultures. I come alive when I’m in another culture. Ever since I first picked up a camera I have always been fascinated with the faces of people from other parts of the world and I’ve been intrigued by the way other... Read more
Use your Kindle to Discover the Secrets to Traveling the World and Flying for Free
I’m excited to announce that Amazon has my best selling book The Freedom Project on sale for Kindle – and during this first week of Calgary Stampede at a discounted rate.   Last week we celebrated the one year anniversary of my first book going on sale on Amazon. It goes... Read more
Escape: What gets in the way of getting away?
Ever had a moment, or more, where you want to just get up, walk out the door, get in your car, board a random airplane and not even care where you’ll end up? Do you wish you could shrink the world to make certain cities closer to each other,... Read more
How to avoid surprise airline fees
When I first got introduced to the wonderful world of air transportation, things were pretty friendly. A kind word or genuine smile would easily get an overweight suitcase past the scale and on board of the plane, without paying any extra fees. It does seem that mentality has changed. Nowadays... Read more
Celebrating seven years in Canada: Happy Canaversary to me!
It all began in 2008, I was 26 at the time. Young, green, and very naive. I knew I wanted something different. Not because the life I had in Europe was so bad. It was pretty great, actually. The ability to just get in a car and drive to... Read more
Tips to get the most out of your cruise vacation – and a review of mine
Until recently I had never been on a cruise before. When traveling, I like to get “lost” roaming the streets of foreign cities. The idea of being trapped on a big floating apartment building didn’t necessarily appeal to me. But I gave it a shot anyway: Destinations are as exotic as the... Read more
Stop the glorification of busy

A friend posted this quote to her Instagram to other day, and it was spot on with something I’ve believed in for a long time. Stop the madness.

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