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Saying yes

by Kim August 12, 2014

I don’t know how it started but in the months since Brian and I came back to the U.S. and began our 7-month trip around the country we’ve developed an unspoken agreement. We accept any invitation that comes our way.

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One hectic year. Reflections on my birthday.

by Kim August 6, 2014

Reflections on my birthday on a hectic year of travel and what all this moving around has taught me about my dreams.

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Birthday book SALE! Life On Fire is only $3.99!

by Kim August 2, 2014

It’s my birthday! To celebrate the special occasion of being alive I’m offering a sale on my book, Life On Fire: A Step-By-Step Guide To Living Your Dreams, in hope that the book will encourage and inspire you to fight like hell for your biggest dreams.

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A letter from the experimenters

by Kim July 30, 2014

Kim, your life is an experiment. The experiment is to see what will happen if you live every moment in tune with that voice inside your soul, the voice that you’ve dusted off and pulled out from the remains of your old life, the voice that refused to be voiceless.

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My essential car camping gear

by Kim July 21, 2014

It’s hard to believe that Brian and I have already been on the road for 4 months (only 90 days left!). I’ve put together my list of essential car camping gear. This is the stuff I’ll never camp without again.

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Life is fluid

by Kim July 13, 2014

One of the best things I have taken away from my study of Buddhism is the knowledge that life is fluid. Obviously, I knew this on some level, but it has been important for me to realize that I am predisposed to think that once something is a certain way it will be like that forever.

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Meet Gigi Griffis: writer, world traveler and Swiss expat

by Kim July 9, 2014

I’m pleased to introduce you all to Gigi Griffis. Gigi is a writer, world traveler and Swiss Expat who has just released a book about traveling Italy like a local. Read on to hear about how she supports her location independent lifestyle and what it’s like traveling the world with a dog!

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Lately. Scenes from Acadia National Park.

by Kim July 3, 2014

This time, I have tried to face the stress head on, to meet the discomfort, concern and the anxiety at the door, to swing the door wide open before it even knocks. I am trying to do the brave thing, to ask the hard questions. But I am filled with doubt.

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It is all real life

by Kim June 24, 2014

We drove and drove. The traffic thinned. The trees grew dense and billowing, so green and alive in the sunshine. Hours passed. We got hungry and pulled off at the first exit we came to. It was the exit for Sandy Hook, the home of the 2012 school shootings, where 26 people, mostly first grade children, were gunned down in their classrooms during the morning announcements.

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Little Talbot Island, Florida

by Kim June 11, 2014

Some cities/towns/campsites/shit holes we love and others we can’t leave fast enough. And we never really know what we’re getting in to until we arrive. Sometimes that works against us and sometimes, like now, we are delightfully surprised.

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Searching for the manatee

by Kim June 8, 2014

Searching for the manatee. In the saltwater marshes that surround Little Talbot Island there is only one subject, one star, an elusive manatee.

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Losing Bear

by Kim June 2, 2014

Two weeks ago we lost our sweet dog Bear.

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Win a $50 Amazon gift card: Sign up for the So Many Places Newsletter. (Plus other announcements).

by Kim May 28, 2014

I’ve got lots of announcements this month and the biggest is the launch of the So Many Places Newsletter. Sign up to receive the newsletter and you’ll be entered to win a $50 Amazon gift certificate!

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Reflections on two years of travel

by Kim May 21, 2014

We have cause for celebration because it was two years ago today that Brian and I quit our jobs, sold everything we owned, and drove away from life as we knew it to explore the world for a while.

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The things I did(n’t) do in Nashville, Tennessee

by Kim May 15, 2014

We might not have done Nashville the right way but it was good enough for me. See, when you live in a tent an overpriced hotel by the highway feels like The Ritz. It’s all about perspective my friends.

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Our new home: The SylvanSport GO camping trailer

by Kim May 12, 2014

We are the proud new (albeit temporary) owners of a SylvanSport GO camping trailer because SylvanSport signed on as a sponsor of the Get Out More Tour. Yay!!!

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