Meet Nichole, another workationer! I was super excited to learn about Nichole’s story (Traveling with an infant! Listing their house on AirBnb!) and exchange workation ideas and tips with her. She and her husband, Daine, have agreed to let me share their family’s story here – many thanks to you both! How did you first … Continue reading An Interview with Fellow Workationers!
We were just about to breathe a sigh of relief: After a Minnesota winter of non-stop strep throat, ear infections and colds, the four of us had made it through six weeks of a New Zealand autumn unscathed! But then, our youngest son (3 years old at the time) started getting cranky. And not sleeping … Continue reading What Happens if We Get Sick?
To make a workation work, you need to be able to stay in contact with your customers, employer, coworkers, etc. I've run into some internet issues in our travels, so here are my tips. Know your internet speeds ahead of time. Whether you're renting an apartment or staying with a friend, ask them their upload/download … Continue reading Staying Connected
“Those giant stuffed animal souvenirs will totally fit into our suitcases!” “Yes you can definitely bring a heavy bag of seashells home!” Weeks later as we concluded our third workation and were packing for home, Joe and I had to practically stand on our suitcases to close them. We’re normally pretty good packers, but I … Continue reading What to Pack for a Workation
We've been back from our London workation for nearly a month, and I swear these last few weeks have gone by faster than when we were in London! Maybe because it's been a haze of adjusting back, finishing up the school year, family/friend celebrations, and getting into the swing of summer. All super fun things, … Continue reading Lifestyle Changes After a Workation