There comes a point in the life of every blogger when they realize that their content has outgrown their organizational strategy… and this particular conundrum came for me in 2017.
For months, I’d been reading and rereading my posts, trying to figure out a way to unite my full-time job in finance with my passions for travel and writing while not ignoring the fact that I just bought a (surprisingly needy) fifties fixer upper that I’m primarily renovating myself.
I was failing at making it all work together here on the blog. Miserably.
Then suddenly, I had an idea…
There is a unifying theme to everything that is going on in my life, and therefore, on this blog:
I choose adventure.
Continue reading “Choose Adventure”
1. I am not going back to sleep.
I’m not one to throw in the towel easily when it comes to insomnia. After all, I love to sleep. But for the second night in a row, I’ve been up half the night for no discernible reason. A few hours after I shut my eyes, they inevitably open again… then, I start thinking.
Always a bad call. Continue reading “Things that are not happening right now”
After several weeks of edits and rewrites, I FINALLY published a (HUGE) post explaining where my head is with the whole travel-blogger-who-now-has-a-mortgage-and-a-permanent-living-situation thing.
Quick summary: my head is all over the place.
While you should check out that post for more insight into my decision to buy, I didn’t get to talk much about the house itself or the plans I have for it in that post… and let’s be honest, the plans are the fun part! Continue reading “Introducing… My Fifties Fixer Upper”
Hi, I’m Sarah.
It’s been so long that you might have forgotten me, so I figured I should introduce myself again just to be safe.
August and September were busy months, but I don’t feel like you’ve missed a lot.
I’ve just been working, doing some travel, attending a wedding and… oh yeah!
BUYING MY FIRST HOUSE.
Continue reading “Thoughts On Living Authentically and Writing Your Own Rules”