The next step of my plan is to create work for myself that I can do from anywhere, a short camping trip away or a long term trip. I have created my own business called Savvy Virtual Admin Services offering personal assistant services to businesses remotely.
I'm not letting this deter me at all but I thought I'd share my experience. I started working with my broker in Feb this year and have had to hound him a lot to find out where things are at. Finance is so emotional, people generally have plans, deadlines, vehicles waiting to be picked up... Continue Reading →
I only have a few good years with my boy before he is a teen and would much prefer to be off hanging with his mates. The good years are NOW and I need to make the most of it! ❤
The waiting game is hard, doing the daily grind while every thought is consumed by the dream of taking a year off for adventuring & exploring doing the lap of Oz. Let's call it the Gap Lap! Every morning when that alarm goes off at 5:30am, every day when you walk into work sit at your desk in awkward silence and all you can hear is the tap tap tapping of the keyboards.
So that’s that… camping is better for your health. If you’re feeling a tired, stressed and overworked the answer is camping! but leave your electrical devices at home… and maybe the kids too!
I can imagine sitting in my camp chair gazing up at the stars and thinking about how lucky I am to be here. I can hear possums in the trees above us and the crackling of the fire.
I have no doubt that the planning stage for a life on the road is the most important part. You know what they say "If you Fail to Plan you Plan to Fail". The first part of my planning is cutting back on all unnecessary spending which meant saying goodbye to my much loved family... Continue Reading →
Admin work is easy but I don't get excited to go and do my job everyday. We just wake up, go to work, pay bills and wish we had more quality time with our kids. Sure I could aim for the stars and work my butt off to build an empire or I could take the time to enjoy to better things in life. A minimalist life seeing this beautiful country, enjoying time with my boy before he gets old enough to tell me he doesn't want to hang out with me!