Somehow I made it through the marathon that is buying a house. Here’s how: Step 1: Understand the market. If you’ve spoken to anyone around here, they will inevitably start … Continue reading A first-time homebuyer in Portland’s guide to buying a home. For the first time. In Portland.
I haven’t blogged in a good long while. When I got back from living abroad, I posted once or twice but nothing seemed interesting enough to report to the world … Continue reading The Before
Its a battle being hashed out on your Facebook as we speak. Endless ads for subscription cooking boxes featuring bright, crisp vegetables and happy home cooks enticing you to CIY … Continue reading Subscription Obsessed: Cooking
I am a terrible shopper. If you’ve ever been into a store with me, I probably didn’t buy anything. More likely, I looked at something very intensely, studying the quality, … Continue reading Subscription Obsessed
Ready to get back to nature, we booked one more workaway in the town of Lychen “Don’t Ask Me How to Pronounce It” Germany. We eagerly took the train away from Leipzig, … Continue reading A dog, a cat, and a hedgehog walk into a barn
Our next workaway took us to Leipzig, Germany where we would live and work in a community revitalization project for three weeks. Quite a departure from our time in the Italian … Continue reading Life in the Schänke
This post is part of a larger collection of the 50 Things I Learned Abroad after a year spent in Europe. Stay tuned for more. I was only gone for a year … Continue reading 50 Things I Learned Abroad (#25-21 Expat Life)